सावित्री बाई फुले पुणे विद्यापीठात गौरवशाली परंपरा असलेला योग विभाग, १९९९ साली या विभाग अंतर्गत निसर्ग उपचार केंद्राची स्थापना, योग व निसर्ग उपचार डिप्लोमा अभ्यास क्रम अध्ययन व अध्यापन, विद्यार्थ्यांचा शाररिक, मानसिक, सामाजिक, भावनिक विकास, आंतरराष्ट्रीय पातळीवर अनेक माजी विध्यार्थी योग व निसर्ग उपचार प्रचार आणि प्रसार करत आहेत.

Yoga – with all the absolute capabilities for Universe welfare Philosophy is one of the greatest assets of India. However, the contemporary man has lost himself in search of physical and material comforts and remained unaware of significant Yogic science. Man has lost his physical, mental, social and spiritual wellbeing. Human life is declining at global level, despite of the countless efforts of science and technology. Yoga is the only remedy for this problem.

To propagate and popularize Yoga, the department was established in 1981 on grant-in-aid basis. The subject can be opted at B.A. F.Y/ S.Y/ T.Y level.

Benefits of Yoga discipline:
  • A student of Yoga can keep himself healthy
  • He can start his career as Yoga Teacher in India and abroad
  • He can work as Yoga Teacher in schools
  • He can be self employed with owned Yoga centre
  • He can work in Yoga and Naturopathy centre
  • He can be a researcher in Yoga discipline
  • He can work with NGO’s in the field of social health

Department of Yoga initiated a 20-bed Naturopathy centre to treat common diseases like pain in back, neck, joints, waist, paralysis, high blood pressure and heart diseases etc.

A diploma course in Yoga and Naturopathy with one and half-year duration, affiliated to Tilak Maharashtra Open University with intake capacity of 30 students is made available. The centre for Naturopathy is one of the special features of Sangamner College. The eminent personalities from different walks of life have visited and appreciated this centre.