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Delhi Kendra

Promoting Sanskrit & Sanskriti

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Welcome to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's K.N. Rao Institute of Astrology

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Admission open for Astrology Courses 
Jyotish Alankar for January 2024 batch
Last date for submission of Forms : 20.12.2024
Course commencing w.e.f. 13.1.2024

Admissions are provisional subject to qualifying the admission criteria & interview by admission committee.


One year of Jyotish Alankar and Jyotish Acharya has two terms and there shall be six lectures in a week, three on Saturdays and three on Sundays. Research classes will be held on both days for One year, However, for a batch, it will be held only on one day. There is about a month’s break between two terms (June and December).

Timing of the Classes (For all courses)

Jyotish Alankar  : New Batch  will be starting in July, 2023
Classes : Every Saturday and Sunday
Timings : Online Batch : Morning – 9.30 a.m./ to 12.30 p.m.
Offline Batch :  2.45 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.

There will be Mid-term exams for Online students.

It is mandatory for online students to keep the camera on during the class.

(Subject to changes according to weather and other conditions. The Committee reserved right to alter the timing according to needs.)

Eligibility for Admission :
Minimum qualification to Jyotish Alankar course is Higher Secondary Examination or S.S.L.C. or an equivalent examination with Mathematics as one of the subjects, besides proficiency in spoken and written English or Hindi. The medium of instruction is English or Hindi and medium of examination is also English or Hindi (as per the choice exercised by the candidate at the time of the admission).
  Note : the choice once exercised will be final and binding.
  Minimum Age : 24 years
  The admission will be granted in order of merit, as the number of seats available are limited. All the successful candidates at the time of interview shall be admitted to Jyotish Alankar Course.
  After successful completion of Jyotish Alankar Course the students are eligible for Interview for Jyotish Acharya Course. However, students who become successful in minimum three papers out of the five papers, are also eligible for interview and are likely to be promoted for Jyotish Acharya. They have to clear the failed papers of Jyotish Alankar before the completion of Jyotish Acharya Course. All the successful candidates at the time of interview shall be admitted to Jyotish Acharya Course. Attending the convocation seminar is compulsory for Jyotish Acharya classes, failing which they shall not be eligible for admission to research classes.
  We do not recognise any Degree/ Diploma / Certificate course in Astrology of any other Institute. However, for meritorious students passed out from other Institutes, with the approval of Advisor, Controller of Examination, can be considered for admission to Senior Alankar Courses. Student has to pass out the Institute’s Midterm and Annual Examinations.
  After successful completion of Jyotish Acharya Course and only those who have attended the convocation Seminar are eligible for interviews to Research Classes. All candidates who are successful in the interview will be admitted to Research Class in Astrology. Institute’s decision in respect of Guide and choice of area of research to the students will be final. Attending convocation seminar is compulsory. Renewal for yearly research classes will be based on attending the convocation seminar and submission of minimum two research papers on the subject area of research.
Admission Procedure :
Application duly filled in on the prescribed form must reach the Office on or before the prescribed date along with :
One photo copy of the highest Certificate/ Degree acquired.
One clear Photocopy of any of the following documents acceptable as Identity proof, showing all details such as number, date of issue, date of validity and place of issue.
  (i) Ration Card.
  (ii) Passport.
  (iii) Driving License.
  (iv) Voter ID.
One clear Photocopy of any of the following documents will be acceptable as Address Proof. Please provide the address proof of correspondence address only. All communication would be addressed to Correspondence address only.
  (i) Passport.
  (ii) Voter ID.
  (iii) Driving License.
  (iv) Ration Card.
  (v) Bank Pass Book / Statement.
  (vi) Latest Electricity Bill or Telephone Bill (Not more then two months old).
A photo copy of Matriculation or Higher Secondary Certificate showing the date of birth.
Three copies of recent passport size photograph, one duly pasted and self attested on the form and two without attestation.

The applicant would be required to appear for an Interview before admission. The admission would be given on the basis of general intelligence, motivation interest in the subject and conditions prescribed there in.
The list of selected candidates for admission to the courses will be displayed on the notice board. The selected candidates are required to deposit the prescribed fees in full in the Bank, functioning in the Bhavan’s premises. One copy of Bank’s receipt has to be submitted to the Office along with the application form for admission within five days from the date of publication of the list on the notice board.

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