Physiotherapy BPT

Aims of Physiotherapy:

  • Relieving and treating pains
  • Maintaining or improving of mobility of joints
  • Maintaining and increasing the strength of muscles
  • Re-educating muscles
  • Correction of posture
  • Preventing contracture and deformity
  • Increasing vital capacity to maintain general body function
  • Healing of wound and ulcer etc
  • Maintain and improving coordination
  • To give advice related to physical work
  • Suggestion for general health of the body
  • Facilitating motor function
  • Facilitating normal

About the Course:

Students will be trained in core skills like bio mechanics, exercise therapy and electrotherapy methods. By the end of the course students will be concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, habitation and rehabilitation. This encompasses physical, psychological, emotional, and social well being.

Affiliations:

  • Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
  • Recognized by Government of Karnataka

Duration:

4 years, 6 months

Eligibility:

Refer the admission section for more details on the eligibility criteria.

Scope for Physiotherapy:

  • Higher studies: The completion of the bachelors’ degree course in physiotherapy opens up multiple avenues for further The undergraduate students are eligible for Masters in Physiotherapy in India abroad countries like UK, Australia and New Zealand. They are also eligible to do Doctorate in Physiotherapy in USA, India and other Countries. Apart from this students can also pursue studies in varied streams like MSc Anatomy, Physiology, Post Graduate diploma in sports sciences, Hospital Administration etc.
  • Job Prospects: In India first contact practice and referral practice is possible in The investment needed to set up a basic physiotherapy clinic is meager but has a very huge potential which would enable the professional to lead a successful life.
  • It has become a part and parcel of any hospital to have a full fledged physiotherapy department opening up many job vacancies both as clinical physiotherapists and as academic
  • As fitness nowadays is not a partial statement but a serious pursuit for many Instead of going for non professional and not scientific methods of training, people are aware that physiotherapist can give tailor made fitness programs to cater to their requirements.
  • The course conducted in this college is recognized by various international credentialing agencies, which makes the students considered competent to work in overseas Physiotherapists from India have already created a niche for themselves through quality services and academic excellence globally. There is tremendous opening for Indian therapist to work in developed nations like the USA, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Middle East countries.

Syllabus

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Bio mechanics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • English
  • Kannada
  • Basic Nursing
  • Orientation to Physiotherapy
  • Integrated Seminars / PBL Sessions
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Constitution of India
  • Introduction to Treatment
  • Clinical Observation Posting
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedics & Traumatology
  • Orthopedics & Sports Physiotherapy
  • Cardio-Respiratory & General Physiotherapy
  • Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training
  • Allied Therapy
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery
  • SPM (Community Medicine)
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery Physiotherapy
  • Community Based Rehabilitation
  • Research Methodology & Bio statistics
  • Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training
  • Ethics, Administration & Supervision
  • Evidence Based Physiotherapy Practice