Department of Hydrotherapy
This is the first Hydrotherapy unit in Karnataka
run by a college. It caters the needs of the
patients with a wide variety of ailments. Our
students have an edge over the others as they
become well trained aquatic therapists.
of Movement Science
The students are trained in this therapeutic
gymnasium which helps in accelerating the patient’s
recovery from injuries and diseases. It composes
of gait lab, walking aids, suspension therapy,
mobilization and manipulation, massage and many
of Electrotherapy and Electro diagnosis
This department provides the student to treat
through equipments like LASER, SWD, TENS, IFT,
Ultrasound etc…based on electrical concepts
catering to patients’ pain related to
acute and chronic injuries
Electromyography, NCV and Evoked Potentials
are used by the students for electro diagnosis.
of 0rthopaedic and Sports Physiotherapy
The department enables students to develop
a problem solving approach to musculo-skeletal
diagnosis based on biomechanics and functional
anatomy and to look critically at approaches
to treatment and management of musculo-skeletal
conditions. Students are guided in the development
of their ability to initiate change towards
evidence based practice.
of Neurological Physiotherapy
The department enables the students to look
critically at approaches to neurological rehabilitation
and to gain skills in the development and evaluation
of assessment and treatment techniques. Emphasis
is given on critical evaluation of the rationales
underlying treatment and the evidence for their
effectiveness. The department undertakes rehabilitation
of wide variety of neurological cases.
of Paediatric Physiotherapy
The department aims at providing opportunity
for the students to gain an understanding of
the growth and development of the central nervous
system with particular reference to psychomotor
development. The students increase knowledge
of practical applications through instruction
from experts in the field and through exchange
of ideas between themselves.
The students are also trained in the community
set up in Ullal, Belthangady and Kantavera regions
wherein they assess, evaluate, identify, and
treat the patients at their doorstep. Also they
refer the cases to the respective departments
for further intervention.
Admission is open to all candidates
provided they are eligible for admission as per
the rules. The students are admitted every year
from June onwards and the classes commence in
the month of September every year as per the university
The minimum educational qualification
required for admission is 10+2/PUC or of other
university as recognized and considered equivalent
thereto by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health
Sciences, with Science subjects viz, physics,
chemistry and biology and securing not less than
45% of total marks in aggregate.
A candidate seeking admission
to Bachelor of Physiotherapy course , should have
completed 17years of age, as on 31st December
of the year of admission.
Every candidate before admission
to the course shall furnish to the Principal of
the institution a certificate of Medical Fitness
from an authorized Government Medical Officer
to the effect, where that the candidate is physically
fit to undergo the physiotherapy course.
of Examination, Criteria for Pass, Declaration
of pass and Attendance
There will be two examinations in a year
i) an annual examination and
examination conducted as per
notification issued by the university. First,
Second, Third and Final Examinations of the course
shall be held at the end of 1st year, 2nd year,
2 ½ years and 3 ½ years respectively.
A candidate shall be declared
to have passed if he/she secures minimum pass
marks prescribed for a subject in the university
A successful candidate obtaining
75% and more in the grand total aggregate in the
first attempt shall be declared to have passed
with distinction. A candidate obtaining 60% and
more but less than 75% of the marks in the grand
total aggregate in the first attempt shall be
declared to have passed in first class. A candidate
obtaining 50% and more and lessthan 60% of the
marks in the grand total aggregate in the first
attempt shall be declared to have passed in second
class and a candidate who passes in more than
one attempt will be paced in pass class irrespective
of the percentage of marks.
Conditions under which
candidates are permitted to proceed to second
and final year of the course are as follows:
Candidates who have passed all
the subjects prescribed for 1st and 2nd year of
the course shall be eligible to proceed to the
3rd and Final year respectively
Candidates who have completely
passed all the subjects prescribed in 1st,2nd
and final year BPT are permitted to do internship
for 6 months in a hospital recognized for the
purpose before the award of the degree.
Only those candidates who have
minimum 80% of attendance will be allowed to appear
before the examination.
Tuition fees fixed for each
academic year may be paid by the candidate. The
fee structure is attached with the prospectus
or may be obtained from the administrative office.
or any other charges are also
payable by the candidate which are subject to
change from time to time and will be decided by
The college reserves the right
to make any alteration to fees as may be necessary
at any time, although every effort will be made
to give adequate notice of such changes.
Application and Enrollment
The student seeking admission
shall fill up the application forms attached to
this prospectus and shall send it to the Principal
of the institution as soon as possible. All questions
on the form should be answered clearly and legibly
and one complete set of supporting papers should
be attached firmly to the completed application
The duly attested supporting
papers should include:
Four copies of PUC/10+2 marks card
Four copies of Birth certificate or SSLC
certificate showing date of birth
Eight copies of Passport size photos
Eight copies of stamp size photos
Four copies of conduct certificate from
two reputed persons
Four copies of physical and medical fitness
certificate by registered medical practitioner
Processing the application
After scrutinizing the application
received from the candidates, the decision will
be conveyed to the eligible candidates as quickly
as possible and they will be called for an interview.
The right of selection is ultimately
with management. Selected candidates will have
to get admitted on payment of prescribed fees
within the prescribed time. However the approval
of admissions will be subject to Government of
Karnataka rules and regulations as in force.
The candidates are required
to produce the original records and certificates
at the time of interview.
The management reserves the right
to change the rules and regulations from time
to time as required.
** If any student decides to
withdraw voluntarily from the college at any time
before completing the course, he/she should pay
a penalty amount equivalent to the remainder of
the course fees.
*** This prospectus is intended
principally as a guide to applicants for admission
to the college. The material covered by it is
subject to change from time to time before and
after a candidates admission
****All the disputes and litigation
will be decided by Mangalore court only.