Bachelor of Physiotheraphy (BPT) | Master of Physiotheraphy (MPT)

Obtaining Eligibility Certificates
Duration of the Course
Medium of Institution
Elective Subjects
Schedule of examination
Particulars of Theory question Papers and distributio of marks


Candidates who have passed B.Sc (P.T) or B.P.T. degree from Rajiv Gandhi University or any other University in India or abroad recognized as equivalent by RGUHS with not less than 50% of marks in aggregate are eligible.

Obtaining Eligibility Certificates:

No candidates shall be admitted for the Post graduate degree course unless the candidates has obtained and produced the eligibility certificate issued by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. The candidate has to make the application to the university with the following documents along with the prescribed fee.

1. B.P.T. or B.Sc. (P.T) provisional / degree certificate issued by the respective university.
2. Marks cards of all the university examination passed.
3. Proof of SC/ST or category–I as the case may be
Candidates should obtain the eligibility certificate before seeking for the admission.

Duration of the Course:–

The duration of the course shall be extended over a period of two continuous years on a full time basis. Any break in the career, power of extension of the course and the fixation of the term shall be rested with the university.

Medium of Institution:–

English will be the medium of instruction for the subjects of study and for the examination of M.P.T. Course.

Elective Subjects:–

The candidate can select any one as their elective subject.

a) Physiotherapy in Neurological and Psychosomatic disorders.
b) Physiotherapy in Musculo–skeletal disorder and sports physiotherapy.

c) Physiotherapy in Cardio respiratory disorders and Intensive care.
d) Community physiotherapy and Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR).
e) Pediatric physiotherapy.


All candidates those who have joined for Post graduate programme has to submit their synopsis with in 3 months after joining the course.


All the candidates have to submit 6 copies of their dissertation in II Year of the course as per the time prescribed by the University.

Schedule of Examination:--

The examination for MPT course shall be held at the end of two academic years (4 academic terms). The university shall conduct two examinations in a year at an interval of 4-6 months between 2 examinations. Not more than 2 examinations shall be conducted in an academic year.

Scheme of Examination:--

Written Examination (Theory)

A written examination consisting of 4 question papers, each of three duration and each paper carrying 100 marks. Recent advances in physiotherapy may be asked in any or all the 4 papers.

The paper 4 will be elective subject in the branch chosen by candidates.

Particulars of Theory question paper & distribution of marks:-

Sl.No Subject Marks
Paper I Basic sciences 100
Paper II Physical & Functional diagnosis-Part I&II 100
Paper III Physiotherapeutics-Part I&II (A&B) 100
Paper IV Elective Subject 100

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