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Padmashri Institute of Physiotherapy

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About Padmashri Institute of Physiotherapy

Setting out on the chosen path of making man independent whatever be the handicap and instilling this vision in the minds of the students shall always be the true goal of the institute.

PADMASHREE INSTITUTE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY was started in 1996 with permission from the government of Karnataka and affiliation from Bangalore University. This was one of the first Physiotherapy institutes in Bangalore. The institute has good number of highly qualified and experienced staff to provide theory and practical training to the students in all subjects. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. It is recognized by the Government of Karnataka and the Indian Association of Physiotherapist.

The college has successfully seen through twelve batches of graduates and ten batches of post graduates students since its inception.

At Padmashree, subjects are being taught with a shared stress on theory and practical based on the philosophy that what the mind does not know, the eyes don’t see, the ears don’t hear, the fingers don’t feel and the nose doesn’t smell. Our students are provided with hands on working atmosphere for which all the necessary clinical materials and facilities are made available.

 

Name
Padmashri Institute of Physiotherapy
Type
Private
University Name
Bangalore University
Affiliated to
Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Year Established
1996
Address
Padmashri Institute of Physiotherapy , nagarbhavi Circle , Jnana Bharti Main Road , Bangalore - 560074.
Contact
+91 - 80 - 28485207 , 28485206 , 28485205 , 28485204
Email ID
pgibangalore@gmail.com
Available facilities
Hostel
Library
Cafeteria
Lab
Auditorium
Courses available

MPT / MPTh (Masters in Physiotherapy)

Course InformationThe Master of Physiotherapy course provides a fast track learning experience for talented students who already hold a degree, to gain the knowledge, skill, attitude and behavior expected of an entry level physiotherapist.

The course has a hybrid structure using curriculum (to efficiently learn foundation knowledge) together with case studies and clinical practice (to integrate knowledge into clinical decision making). The course emphasizes evidence based practice and encourages students in critical thinking.
Course TypePost Graduate
Duration2 years
Eligibility CriteriaGraduation in B.P.T.(Bachelor of Physiotherapy).

B.P.T.(Bachelor in Physiotherapy)

Course InformationThe duration of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) is 4 and half years followed by 6 months internship. The medium of instruction is English for all the subjects of study and for the examination of BPT course.
Course TypeUnder Graduate
Duration4 and half years & 6 months internship
Eligibility CriteriaA Candidate seeking admission to first year Bachelor in Physiotherapy (BPT) :

Should have passed two year Pre University examination conducted by Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka State, with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually also.

OR

Shall have passed any other examination conducted by Boards / Councils / Intermediate examination established by State Government / Central Government and recognized as equivalent to a two year Pre University Examination by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences / Association of Indian Universities (AIU), with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. The candidate shall have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually also.

OR

Candidates who have completed Pre-university course with Vocational Physiotherapy as their optional subject are eligible for admission to BPT course.

Age :
A candidate seeking admission to Bachelor of Physiotherapy course should have completed 17 years of age, as on 31 st December of the year of admission. Every candidate before admission to the course shall furnish to Principal of the Institution a certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Government Medical Officer to the effect, that the candidate is physically fit to undergo Physiotherapy course.
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