Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)

Overview

  • Level of Programme Undergraduate
  • Duration 4 years
  • Average Start Salary 6-8 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

Bachelor of Physiotherapy or BPT is a 4-year undergraduate program which deals with the science of physical movement.

The course also highlights the importance of six months of mandatory clinical internship. 

Physiotherapy is a branch of healthcare that applies modes of physical movement including exercise and massage. 

BPT course provides education, advice, and counselling services to people who are in their old age and need special treatment both physically and mentally.

Students enrolled in this program are taught about skills related to manual therapy, exercises, and application of electro-physical mode of treatment, which cure a variety of disabilities and disease associated with the spine, back, neck, and even stress-related problems.

Eligibility Criteria

Higher Secondary (10+2) qualification from a recognized university.

Physics, Chemistry and Biology as main subjects.

A minimum aggregate score of 45%

Syllabus

First Year Syllabus

Anatomy

Biomechanics

Physiology Psychology
Biochemistry Sociology
English Orientation to Physiotherapy
Basic Nursing Integrated Seminars


Second Year Syllabus

Pathology

Exercise Therapy

Microbiology Electrotherapy
Pharmacology Research Methodology and Biostatistics
First Aid and CPR Introduction to Treatment
Constitution of India Clinical Observation Posting

Third Year Syllabus

General Medicine

Orthopaedics and Sports Physiotherapy

General Surgery Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training
Orthopaedics and Traumatology Allied Therapies


Fourth Year Syllabus

Neurology and Neurosurgery

Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training

Community Medicine Ethics,  Administration and Supervision
Neuro Physiology Evidence based Physiotherapy and Practice

Community based Rehabilitation