Ananda Spa Institute (ASI), the spa training institute in India by the IHHR Hospitality Group, has opened admissions for this academic session. There are nine courses ranging in duration from one to six months open for both men and women. The courses include, Diploma with specialisation in Thai Massage, Nail Art/Aromatherapy, Hot Stone therapy/Deep Tissue Massage, Indian Head Massage and a Diploma in Spa Administration/Ayurveda Spa therapies. The institute also offers courses in foundation subjects, like Anatomy, Physiology, Swedish massage and Ayurveda. These courses are accredited from International Therapy Examination Council (ITEC) and Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (CIBTAC). Those who have completed their senior secondary education can apply for the courses. Deadline to submit the applications is December 20, 2010. Admission forms can be downloaded online from www.anandaspainstitute.com.