International Yoga Federation is a non-profit tax-exempt organization founded in 1987, celebrates the authentic yoga teachings of all traditions, the diversity, harmony and integrity of yoga practices throughout the world.
Our mission is to lead the global yoga community (world-wide yoga community), set standards, foster integrity, provide resources, and uphold the teachings of yoga.

International Yoga Teacher Diploma of
International Yoga Federation

How do I, for get the International Yoga Teacher Diploma?

If you have a recognized 200 hour certification you can have the  International Yoga Teacher Certificate of IYF immediately, but you must show yours  certificates of yoga teacher. Please contact the national honorary secretary of IYF in your country or your yoga master can send a letter of recommendation about you, if he is member of IYF.

If you do not have a recognized 200 hour certification, you can join any IYF’s 200 hour training program which automatically covers on-going training.

If you are yoga teacher, please send to IYF your certificate or letter of recommendation, to the International Yoga Teacher Diploma of International Yoga Federation.



International Yoga Federation is the largest yoga organization in the world and is open to all yogis and yoga organizations.. IYF supports the minimum international standards for yoga teachers from 1987.

From 1987, the emphasis has been on mutual tolerance, respect, friendship, sensitivity and support of different approaches to yoga and an equal voice for every member of the Global Yoga Community