Online courses for our Ayurveda and Yoga School

The Health Institute Australasia is an Ayurveda and Yoga School located on the beautiful Gold Coast of eastern Australia.  We have developed numerous educational programs in the form of interactive community lectures, workshops, series, and seminars as well as diploma courses to meet the needs of the twenty-first century.  The Health Institute Australasia is Government Accredited as a registered training organisation offering flexible payment plans. Government subsidies such as Austudy and youth allowance are available for eligible domestic students.

On this website, you can study online.

We offer the highest yoga qualification you can obtain not only in Australia but in the world. Our courses are CRICOS approved, allowing international students to obtain Australian visas for up to 3 years. The Health Institute Australasia is the ONLY college in Australia that offers a Government Accredited Yoga Teacher Training program to International students so they can obtain student visas to study in Australia. We offer the highest yoga qualification you can obtain – not only in Australia, but in the world – with our Advanced Diploma course being 1800 hours.


Shanti Gowans, CEO of Health Institute Australia, has been providing world-standard yoga education in Australia for more than 40 years. Many of our trained yoga teachers have successfully established studios right across Australia.

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Our courses are authentic (they were developed by Shanti Gowans herself and not bought off the shelf). The quality of our content is unsurpassable from the years of Shantiji’s experience in this industry and our commitment to excellence.



The Health Institute Australasia is a Government registered training organisation (RTO).  Our RTO code is 45524.

Our Government Accredited courses are fully compliant with the Australian Skills Quality Authority. This means that your qualifications are recognised Australia-wide and beyond.