Updated on - Apr 12th, 2018 | 01:11 PM by Sudipta Boxi
|Subjects Required||Physics, Chemistry and Biology|
It is an undergraduate course of 4½ years including internship of 6 months where the candidate will have to go through the intense training in the field of Physiotherapy and Exercise Therapy.
Being an Assistant Physiotherapist, Therapy Manager one can work in some of the reputed and well-known institutes of medical science like AIIMS and also in the International Federation of Cricket representing National teams. Click here to know more about job scopes.
Physiotherapy is very challenging and demanding as one may need to work for long hours and have tremendous patience as some patients may not respond to immediate treatment.
Eligibility criteria for the course are to have a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in physics, chemistry and biology (including practical).Click here to know more about Eligibility criteria.
Apart from rigorous education, one needs to have lots of physical stamina because of the nature of the work.
Physiotherapy uses physical agents like exercise, massage and other modalities for providing treatment to those patients whose movement and function are threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors.
The implementation of the course relies on the ease of educating about the Physical Therapy Programs which provide core skills like manual therapy, therapeutic exercise and the application of electro physical modalities for the prospective students.
Physical Therapy Degree Course is especially meant for those who have compassion for the sick or injured.
An individual seeking a physical therapy career should have excellent interpersonal skills in order to get the best from his patients.
It's a four and half year course which completely revolves around the treatment of patients facing the issue of injury and diseases by methods of exercise and medicines made up of Ayurveda.
Subjects like Physiotherapy, Exercise Therapy which are recently being included in the curriculum are some of the job yielding and career growth subjects in theBachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT] syllabus. Click here to know more about the syllabus.
Working as a Physiotherapist with Sports associations across the globe related to Sports like Cricket, Badminton, Football etc are some of well paid and lucrative job opportunities for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT] graduate.
Internship offers can add on to the academic brilliance while putting stress in terms of fieldwork and experience for 6 months with some of the acknowledged hospitals/ training centers across the nation.
Famous personalities like Patrick Farhat (current psychotherapist of Indian Cricket team), Catherine Small ( current psychotherapist of English cricket team) have always been an inspiration to young people choosing this field.
Aspirants can opt for higher studies in the course of Master of Physiotherapy [MPT] which deals with some of the higher implementations of the former course.
Biochemistry and Biomechanics are considered to be one of the finest and efficient subjects in terms of future scope and also in terms of the job opportunities.
Working with some of the finest Cricket or sports associations across the globe are few among the golden job opportunities for the aspirants of the same. Click here to know more about job opportunities.
Internship opportunities in some of the finest research institutes from across the globe like Nike and Reebok are global scopes for an individual of the course.
Candidate can pursue higher studies in MPT after the course completion to get an in-depth knowledge of the other specializations provided like, pulmonary and cardiovascular, geriatric, sports therapy, orthopedic, neurological and pediatric.
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50% criteria in physics , chemistry, and biology admission on merit basis in 12th board examination. University own entrance exam. No typical cut off.
The eligibility for my course was 12th pass from the medical side. We took a form from the university and filled it properly. No entrance exam was for this.No specific cutoff was there.