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JSS College of Physiotherapy

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About JSS College of Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is a science based healthcare profession which considers human movement to be central to health and well being. It aims to maximize movement potential by using a problem solving approach which demands hard work, but is very satisfying.

Physiotherapists evaluate the functional capabilities & potentials of clients, some with correctable problems & some with permanent changes. They strive to help the clients to maximize their potentials, thereby preventing the recurrence / deterioration of the problem by using therapeutic exercises, mobilization techniques, various physical modalities like Heat, Cold, ultrasound, UVR, IRR & electricity based on scientific evaluation.

Physiotherapy as a Profession plays an important role in various other branches of medical profession like Orthopaedics, Sports, Neurology, cardiothoracic, obstetric & Gynaecology, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Community Based Rehabilitation and ergonomic evaluation & advice, etc.

J.S.S. Mahavidyapeetha, Mysore was established in the year 1954 by His holiness Jagadguru Dr. Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, the pontiff of Jagadguru Sri Veerasimhasana Math, Suttur. It has established & is nurturing over 300 institutions comprising of schools, colleges & Professional courses in Ayurveda, Dental, Engineering, Medical, Naturopathy, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy & Speech and hearing.

The JSS college of Physiotherapy was established in the year 1999 by the blessings of the present pontiff, His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara Deshikendra Mahaswamiji with an intension of creating competent Physiotherapists with contemporary knowledge & innovative skills who can promote rehabilitation, health & fitness.

Name
JSS College of Physiotherapy
Type
Private
University Name
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Affiliated to
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Year Established
1999
Address
JSS College of Physiotherapy , JSS Hospital Campus , Ramanuja Road , Mysore , Karnataka - 570004
Contact
+91 821 - 2548234
Other contacts
+919686677220
FAX
+91 821 - 2548368
Email ID
jsscpt@jssonline.org
Available facilities
Hostel
Library
Cafeteria
Lab
Auditorium
Courses available

MPT (Sports Physiotherapy)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

MPT (Orthopedics)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

MPT (Neurology)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

MPT (Obstetrics and Gynacology)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

MPT (Cardiothoracic)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

MPT / MPTh (Masters in Physiotherapy)

Course InformationJSS College of Physiotherapy offers MPT in 5 streams as per RGUHS norms. These are orthopaedics, neurosciences, cardio-pulmonary sciences, CBR and paediatrics. MPT consists of faculty directed classes, self directed learning with seminars as output, clinical work, limited undergraduate teaching assignments and a thesis. Students will be expected to independently evaluate and manage patients. The first year will consist of clinical rotations through all areas and the second year will consist of speciality clinical postings.
Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaPass in B.Sc. (PT) or B.P.T. degree from RGUHS or any University recognised as equivalent by RGUHS

B.P.T.(Bachelor in Physiotherapy)

Course InformationPhysiotherapy is a clinical health profession that employs natural methods of exercise, education and assistive technology in order to minimise dysfunction and augment function.

Physiotherapists are an integral part of the rehabilitation team who work in tandem with other health professionals to enhance enablement of an individual during and following disease / dysfunction or injury. With a firm understanding of sciences consisting of anatomy, physiology, biomechanics and exercise sciences coupled with a grounding in humanities, physiotherapists work towards enhancing function and participation.

The BPT course is 4 years 6 months in duration. The first 2 years are devoted to basic sciences and the last 2 years include hands on clinical practice in JSS Hospital. The course is affiliated to RGUHS.
Course TypeUnder Graduate
Duration4 and half years & 6 months internship
Eligibility CriteriaPass in PUC / 10 + 2 with (40% to 55% aggregate Marks in PCB).
Post your reviews and queries
Namasthe , sir 

I m Nalini resident of mysore....
My qualification is 
Sslc, 
Diploma in computer application (1year)
Medical transcription 
Is it possible I can join this course.
Is there any age criteria.....
Kindly please give information regarding ...
Thank u

by Nalini.P, on Nov-26-2014
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