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Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy

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About Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy

Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy has been established by Laxmi Memorial Education Trust (R), Mangalore in the year 1993. This Trust was registered in the year 1992. The Institute is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences(RGUHS), Bangalore, approved by the Government of Karnataka and recognized by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP). Located at AJ Towers at Balmatta 3 km from the railway station, Mangalore, Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy offers a Bachelor’s degree (B.PT) , a Masters degree in Physiotherapy (M.PT) and PhD in Physiotherapy. The college offers excellent facilities for practical training at the sophisticated multispecialty AJ Hospital at Kuntikana, Mangalore. This has added a newer dimension to our Physiotherapy Education and Practice. Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy located in the heart of Mangalore city, Master of Physiotherapy degree course was started

in the year of 2001 with an intake of 3 students per year. Based on the improvisation of the infrastructure and quality of education provided the number of students intake kept on increasing till date. The present intake of students is 100 for BPT and 30 for MPT.

Adding feather to our crown A.J Hospital was started in the year 2000. It’s a 600 bedded multispecialty hospital with medical college serving poor people .This hospital helps our students with great clinical exposure which makes them a competent health professional. 

Most of our students have got wonderful placements both in India as well in abroad including USA, UK, & Australia and are appreciated for their professional skills.

Name
Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy
Type
Private
University Name
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences(RGUHS) , Bangalore
Affiliated to
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences(RGUHS) , Bangalore
Year Established
1993
Address
Laxmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy , A.J.Towers , Balmatta Mangalore - 575002 Karnataka , INDIA
Contact
091 - 824 - 2213936
FAX
091 - 824 - 2218969
Email ID
e-mail- lmcp93@gmail.com
Available facilities
Hostel
Library
Cafeteria
Lab
Auditorium
Courses available

MPT (Sports Physiotherapy)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

MPT (Orthopedics)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

MPT (Neurology)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

MPT (Obstetrics and Gynacology)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

MPT (Cardiothoracic)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

MPT / MPTh (Masters in Physiotherapy)

Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates who have passed B.Sc. (PT) or BPT degree from institutions where the mode of study is a full time program, with minimum 3 and half years / 4 and half years duration from this university or any other university OR Candidates who have passed BPT through Bridge Course or through Lateral Entry after completing their Diploma in Physiotherapy from institutions in India or abroad as equivalent with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate and have completed 6 months of compulsory rotating internship in Physiotherapy Colleges recognized by RGUHS - Karnataka are eligible. Candidates who have passed BPT through correspondence or Distance Education program are not eligible.

B.P.T.(Bachelor in Physiotherapy)

Course InformationThe B.PT course has a balanced combination of subjects relating to Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, with a substantial component of medical subjects. Hence, the students will acquire skills that will give them the professional competency to treat a full range of physical impediments which could be congenital, post-operative or which occur due to a major accident.

I year : Human Anatomy, Physiology including Therapeutic Physiology & Biochemistry, Psychology, Sociology, Bio-Mechanics of Human motion.
II year : Pharmacology, Pathology & Microbiology, Therapeutics, Electrotherapy, Research, methodology Biostatistics
III year : General Medicine ,General Surgery, Orthopedics & Traumatology, Orthopedics and Sports Physiotherapy ,Cardio-Respiratory & General Physiotherapy.
IV year : Neurology & Neurosurgery, Neuro-Physiotherapy , Community Medicine and Community Based Rehabilitation. Apart from the subjects listed above there are other ancillary subjects which are not for University examinations.
Course TypeUnder Graduate
Duration4 year & 6 months internship
Eligibility CriteriaTo pursue BPT one needs to be pass in 12th class or equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in physics, chemistry and biology (including practical) provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately.
There is a Common Entrance Test (CET) for the course in Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT).
Admission is based mainly on CET scores. A candidate seeking admission to Bachelor of Physiotherapy should be at least 17 years of age.
Admission Details12th standard equivalent marks card / pass certificate - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
10th standard pass certificate for proof of date of birth - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
Transfer certificate from the institution last attended - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
Conduct certificate from the institution last attended - Original only.
Eligibility certificate issued by the Registrar, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore (not required if the student has passed the Karnataka PUC).
Migration certificate from the Board of the institution last studied (not required if the student has passed the Karnataka PUC).
Physical fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner.
Blood group certificate.
Photographs - passport size 05, stamp size 05.
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