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Pt. B D Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

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About Pt. B D Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

Pt. B.D.Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak is situated at a distance of about 240 km from Chandigarh and about 70 km from Delhi on Delhi-Hissar-Sirsa-Fazilka National Highway (NH-10). It is the  only major Institution for Medical Education and Research and a tertiary care centre for provision of specialized health care services not only to the people of the State of Haryana, but also to those from  Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi and western U.P.  

The Institute was started under the name of Medical College, Rohtak in the year 1960.  For the first three years, the students were admitted to Medical College, Patiala which acted as a host Institution.  In 1963, the students were shifted to Rohtak.  In the subsequent years, multifaceted expansion measures have transformed the Institute into a fully developed center of Medical Education and research in all the major disciplines of Medicine.

In the year 1994, Medical College, Rohtak was renamed as Pt. B.D.Sharma, Medical College, Rohtak and subsequently it was upgraded to a Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in the year 1995. Today Pt. B.D.Sharma, PGIMS, Rohtak is a famous institution not only for medical education but also for the health care facilities both at the National as well as International level. 

Pt. B D Sharma Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
University Name
PT. B.D. Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak
Year Established
Phone : 01262-211307,211308
EMail : director.pgims@hry.nic.in
Other contacts
Dr. S S Sangwan
Vice Chancellor

Phones (Offi) :01262211307
Phones (Resi) : 01262-213313
Mobile No : 09896183860
Fax : 01262-211308
EMail : director.pgims@hry.nic.in
Mrs. Anuradha Gupta (IAS)
Health Secretary

Phones (Offi) :0172-2713521
EMail : fchm@hry.nic.in
Email ID
Available facilities
Courses available
B.P.T.(Bachelor in Physiotherapy)
Course Details : Under Graduate

Duration : It should be a full-time course of minimum 4 years plus minimum six months compulsory internship & abbreviation of nomenclature as B.P.Th, or B.P.T.

Course Objectives : On completion of the course of study having successfully passed the examination, the candidate would be able to achieve a satisfactory level of efficiency :

A. to detect & evaluate, Anatomical patho-physiological and psychosomatic impairments resulting in physical dysfunction in various age groups, occupations & arrive at appropriate diagnosis.
B. to understand the rationale and basic investigative approach to the medical system & surgical intervention regimens; & accordingly plan & implement specific Physiotherapy measures effectively.
C. to be able to select strategies for cure & care; adopt restorative & rehabilitative measures for maximum possible independence of a client at home, work place & in the community.
D. to maintain healthy relationship & co-partnership with various professionals in the health delivery system in the primary interest of a client.
E. to ensure quality assurance & motivate the client & her/his family for desirable client compliance.
F. to develop communication skills for the purpose of transfer of suitable technique to be used creatively at various states of treatment, compatible with psychological status of the beneficiary.
G. to promote health in general in Geriatrics, Women's health, Industrial Medicine as well as at competitive level, such as sports, keeping in mind National health policies.
H. to practice professional autonomy & ethical principles with referral as well as first contact clients in conformity with ethical code for Physiotherapists.

Admission Criteria : The candidate should have passed the qualifying XII STD/HSC examination (or equivalent) having English as a subject and a minimum of 50% marks, in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology as mandatory subjects.

Admission : Admission is based on the performance in the entrance examination.

Total Seats : 40
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