About Us

Dr. Tulu Sarkar

Director, University department of yoga


Greetings to All !

It is a moment of immense pride and pleasure to write a few words as the first Director of the University Department of Yoga of Ranchi University. Years of deliberation became a reality with establishment of the Department in 2017.

Our vision is to nurture and groom the students in our ancient Yogic knowledge and develop a scientific temperament. We have a long way to go and there are plans to expand the boundaries by introducing new courses and research opportunities.

Yoga Department

The University Department of Yoga of Ranchi University is a Vocational Course run and governed under self-financing scheme. It was an initiative of our present Honorable Vice-Chancellor Professor (Dr.) Ramesh Kumar Pandey. It was established on 19th December, 2017 with a CBCS-based Post-Graduation in Yoga. In the next year 2018, another course (CBSC-based one-year with two semesters) PG Diploma in Yogic Science was started.

The responsibility of the department was given to Dr. Tulu Sarkar, Director (Professor at University Department of Political Science, RU and Activist of Yoga) and Dr. Anand Kumar Thakur, Course Coordinator (University Department of Zoology, RU and Activist of Yoga).

It is located in the Facilitation Centre, Basic and Applied Science Campus at Morhabadi, Ranchi. It has well developed classrooms, laboratory and library. Our department has an exhaustive Yoga Library with a good collection of more than 500 books, videos and journals.

Aims & Objective

  • To provide for a healthy environment for the instructions and training in Yoga and Spiritual lore as propounded great Yoga Saints.
  • To provide in-depth theory and practical-based education of Yogic Science.
  • To promote the research and innovative activities among students and faculties. The advancement and dissemination of all the streams of yoga and its applications to meet the challenges at global level.
  • To undertake induction activities including extra-mural studies, extension programs and field-outreach activities to contribute to peace and prosperity of the nation.
  • To undergo Life Training and Character Building Education with Yoga as a way of Life.
  • To enhance the skill of students to opt good career and livelihood in field of Yoga.

Future Plan

To start add-on short-term course and training for student of other streams, professionals and civil society.

To establish world-class research laboratory in an association with world class organizations at national and international level.

Organisational Structure

Professor Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Professor Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Coordinator, Vocational Courses, Ranchi university, Ranchi

Dr. Tulu Sarkar

Dr. Tulu Sarkar

Director, University Department of Yoga, Ranchi university

Anand Kumar Thakur, Ph. D.

Anand Kumar Thakur, Ph. D.

Course Coordinator, University department of yoga, Ranchi university

Our Guest Faculty Members

Dr. Bibhuti Bhushan Roy

Dr. Bibhuti Bhushan Roy

  • D. Litt. ( Specialisation in Yoga ) in May 2018.
  • Topic :- "Impact of Yoga on the people of Ranchi."
Dr. Manoj Soni

Dr. Manoj Soni

  • M.A. Yoga Science
  • Barkatullah university Bhopal in 2005
Dr. Parinita Singh

Dr. Parinita Singh

  • Ph.D (yogic science),
  • M. Sc.(yogic science),
  • M.Sc.(Botany)
Dr. Pampa Sen Biswas

Dr. Pampa Sen Biswas

  • D.Litt. in Sanskrit
  • M.A. in Sanskrit, Hindi, Music, M.Ed
  • Ph.D. in Sanskrit
Dr. sumita Mukherjee

Dr. sumita Mukherjee

  • MBA health management
  • Diploma in yoga
  • Proficiency in yoga from ICYER Pondicherry
Mrs. Somali Fausdaar

Mrs. Somali Fausdaar

  • M.A. in Yoga Psychology, Bihar Yoga Bharati, 2001
Shri Khilesh

Shri Khilesh

  • M.A. (YOG) Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Haridwar
  • B. A. (YOG) Dev sanskriti university, Haridwar Uttarakhand
  • UGC NET 2017, 18,19
Shri. Mukesh Kumar Mandal

Shri. Mukesh Kumar Mandal

  • B.A(yogic science)
  • B.Ed(yogic science)
  • M.A(yogic science)
  • UGC-JRF Qualified
Shri. Kumar Somnath Mishra

Shri. Kumar Somnath Mishra

  • M.A. ( Yoga Psychology)
  • Bihar Yoga Bharati, Munger.

Staff Members

Vikash Kumar

Vikash Kumar

(Computer Operator)

  • M.com ,
  • ADCA,
  • B.Ed
Mrs. Sangeeta

Mrs. Sangeeta

(MTS)

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