BPT or Bachelor of Physiotherapy is an undergraduate Academic Course in a Medical Science Field known as Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy uses physical agents like exercise, massage and other modalities for providing treatment to those patients whose movement and function are threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors. Physical Therapy Programs provide core skills like manual therapy, therapeutic exercise and the application of electro physical modalities, to the prospective students.
Physical Therapy Degree Course is especially meant for those who have compassion for the sick or injured. Physiotherapy is very challenging and demanding as one may need to work long hours and have tremendous patience as some patients may not respond to immediate treatment. Apart from rigorous education, one needs to have lots of physical stamina because of the nature of the work. An individual seeking a physical therapy career should have excellent interpersonal skills in order to get the best from his patients.
The course helps students develop a basic understanding of the human body, based on medical sciences. Training comprises understanding procedures for therapy and related skill training. The curriculum includes anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, psychology, medical and surgical conditions, biomechanics, kinesiology, disability prevention, rehabilitation and other subjects. “Course is a combination of theory and practicals.
Duration of the Course
4 years plus 6 months internship
The Course is affiliated to Uttarakhand Paramedical Counsil.
Total Number Of Seats
Thirty (30) seats annually.
Medium Of Instruction
The medium of instruction will be English.
Eligibility Criteria For Admission To The Course
Should have passed 10+2 Examination with Science (PCB) and English Core / English Elective from recognized board under AISSCE / CBSE / ICSE / SSCE / HSCE or other equivalent board.
Should secure an aggregate of 50% or more marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
Should have completed the minimum age of 17 years on or before the 31st December 2017 and not exceeding the maximum age of 35 years as on 31st December 2017
Candidates found guilty of misconduct or convicted of any offense shall not be eligible for admission.
Candidates should be medically fit.
Commencement Of The Course
The course will commence with effect from September/October 2017 for the current academic year.
The course will be completely residential in nature and hostel accommodation will be compulsory for all the candidates admitted to the course.
All the selected candidates will have to deposit full fee on the day of counseling and be deposited in 2 installments.
Failure to deposit the fee on the day of counseling will lead to cancellation of admission and the seat will be offered to the next candidate.
Cheques, Cash and Bank Drafts are drawn in favor of Doon Institute of Medical Sciences payable at Union Bank of India, Sahaspur, Dehradun will be accepted.
All charges are subject to revision by Uttarakhand Government from time to time during the period of course.
Student Will have to pay for The Uniform and Books separately.
Mess charges will be extra and as per actual (Co-operative mess run by Mess Committee).