Hinduism is more than a religion. It is a culture, a way of life, and a code of behavior. Hinduism is the largest religion in India & Nepal. Approximately 94% of the world’s Hindus live in India. 80% of India’s population is Hindus, accounting for about 90 % of Hindus worldwide. The need of a professional course in Spiritual Studies and Temple Management arises due to the widespread Hindu population living across the globe. . Moreover, NRIs and their children who are born and brought up abroad face challenges in understanding their customs in Hindi or Sanskrit.

The two year Diploma Programme in Temple Management at IIMT University, Meerut focuses on spiritual studies and management. It will provide exposure to Hindu priests in terms of spiritual studies, diversity in customs & varied traditions.  The programme will include study of Hindu culture and literature. Besides, it will also teach various concepts of management. With lot of Hindus staying in various countries, more and more people are getting aware of the culture & traditions. This course helps the prospective learners in enhancing their skills. It aims at streamlining the complicated affair of managing the temples. Priests will learn the history of temples, their functioning, the art of performing rituals, their social and religious responsibilities.

IIMT University, Meerut is the first university in West U.P.  to offer Diploma in Temple Management. At IIMT, we value our customs and traditions and are committed to stay connected with it as we advance in education.


  • Unique course that binds education and tradition
  • Advantage of learning a foreign language (French, Spanish or German)
  • Bridges the linguistic gaps
  • Connecting Minds and Creating the Future


Eligibility: 10 + 2 with Sanskrit as a subject at Matriculation Level

Duration: 2 years