Faculty of Medical Sciences

Welcome to Department of Physiotherapy

The department offers four and half years Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree course as well as two years Master's degree as under:-

  • Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal Disorders)
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Neurological Disorders)
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Cardiothoracic & Pulmonary Disorders)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

The Department of Physiotherapy is committed to provide quality education, training and professional consultation services in the field of physiotherapy. Physiotherapy being an integral part of healthcare system is a much sought after profession and the demand of trained as well as specialized physiotherapists has grown exponentially in recent years. Bachelor of Physiotherapy course covers medical subjects like Anatomy & Physiology, General Medicine etc. as well as core Physiotherapy subjects like Physiotherapy in orthopedic conditions, Electrotherapy, Biomechanics and Kinesiology etc. The students undergo clinical training from Department O.P.D. and multi speciality hospitals from 3rd year onwards. Students are required to complete six months clinical Internship compulsory after completion of four years course work. During the program students are trained to assess, diagnose and provide necessary treatment and Rehabilitation to the Patients. The Master of Physiotherapy course curriculum has been designed to give highly specialized training to the students in their respective fields of specialization along with Clinical Postings and Dissertation work.

Courses Offered:

Masters of Physiotherapy Duration - 4 Semester Musculoskeletal Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Cardiothoracic & Pulmonary Disorders, Sports Physiotherapy

Course Scheme Course Syllabus Prospectus Admission Procedure Eligibility Fee Sructure Seats : 43*

OBJECTIVE : Physiotherapy is an indispensable branch of health care services and has a vital role in rehabilitation in every aspect of treatment primordial (preventive) primary, secondary and tertiary, Physiotherapy is vital and imperative in bringing back the patient to functional and productive life. Today, with a phenomenal rise in health care services at par with economic upsurge in India there is a great rise in demand of physiotherapists with specialized education in the private as well as public sector. The two year Master of Physiotherapy course aims at providing students with vast and comprehensive knowledge, skill and expertise of the speciality concerned and encourage evidence based practice as well as research in physiotherapy. The course content covers medical, basic and advanced physiotherapy subjects, project work as well as latest trends in physiotherapy techniques. This is a unique programme encompassing each and every minute detail of the respective discipline and covering the subtle aspects and intricate details as it being a health care profession. The department intends to fill the existing gap between the demand and supply of specialist therapists with a Master's in their respective field. The duration of course is two years, with course work divided into four semesters (credit based system) and the course content covers medical, basic and advanced physiotherapy subjects, dissertation as well as latest physiotherapy techniques. The department is well equipped with latest art of equipments like EMG/NCV, Combination Therapy, Balance Platform, Spine Scan, Polyter-6 etc. for academics, research and OPD purposes. There are four specializations in M.P.T. namely Musculoskeletal Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Pediatric Physiotherapy and Sports Physiotherapy with an intake of ten seats per specialization.

*Seats :
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal Disorders) : 10+2+1+1
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Neurological Disorders) : 12
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Cardiothoracic & Pulmonary Disorders) : 07
  • Master of Physiotherapy (Sports Physiotherapy) : 10
Bachelor of Physiotherapy Duration - 8 semester & 6 months compulsory Internship

Course Scheme Course Syllabus Prospectus Admission Procedure Eligibility Fee Sructure Seats : 40+2+1+1

OBJECTIVE : Physiotherapy has almost become an integral part of the present-day Health Care Services across the globe. Such physical treatments being provided in all modern and reputed hospitals both in the Government and Private sectors equally. Physiotherapy helps a patient get tremendous relief from Lumbar/cervical spondolysis, PIVD, muscle/joint stiffness, degenerative disorders, sciatica, lumbago and post surgical conditions in Neurological and orthopedic condition. The four and half year Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree course shall expose the students to wide-spectrum of disciplines related to the Medical Sciences, such as Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Electrotherapy, Exercise Therapy, General Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, Pharmacology, Biomechanics, Kinesiology, Community and Rehabilitation Medicine, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Research Methodology and Biostatistics besides Computer Applications, Psychology and Sociology. The four-year integrated degree course shall be followed by a six-month mandatory internship in Hospital, Physiotherapy Centre, Institution of repute recognized/affiliated by MCI/IAP. The Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.Th.) degree course is a unique programme whereby the trained graduates under the aegis of senior faculty would serve as highly- skilled professionals in various Physiotherapy centres and clinics across the country and abroad to help in the Health Care Services in relieving painful conditions in patients of either sex, irrespective of their age-groups. A clinical OPD in Physiotherapy exists in the Department to give the students hands-on practical exposure.

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