Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)

IHS's Bachelor of Physiotherapy or BPT is an undergraduate program which is of 4-year duration including compulsory six months of clinical internship. This program involves the science of physical movement aimed at preventing disease and disability.

Overview

  • Bachelor of physiotherapy is a four and half year’s

  • The course is recognized by Govt. of Odisha and after completion of the course the degree will be awarded by Utkal University.

  • It consists of both medical and professional subjects

  • The course commences in the month of July.

  • There will be totally 8 semesters each followed by a university examination.

Eligibility:

For admission to BPT course under IHS, the applicant must be:
  • Age limit- 17 to 21 years as on 1st ( Relaxation in age as per Govt. Rules)

  • Gender- Both boys & girls can apply.

  • Qualification – Minimum +2 Science (12th standard or Higher Secondary School Certificate from any recognized board or university) with physics, chemistry & Biology.

  • The applicant should have 50% marks in their qualifying examination.

  • Those, whose results of qualifying exam are awaited, can also apply.

Future Scope:

  • There are limitless career perspectives available in physiotherapy. Physiotherapists have a plethora of opportunities in both India and overseas.

  • Physiotherapists have a great demand in the healthcare industry. Currently, all the hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and private clinics are hiring them with high packages.

  • After completion of your BPT course, you can also work in outpatient clinics, health club, sports centers, fitness centers, occupational healthcare centers, or special schools.

  • An experienced and skilled physiotherapy professional can set up his own physiotherapy center.

  • Countries like UK, USA, Australia, and Canada are offering high social status and remuneration to the physiotherapy professionals.  

  • In India, the average starting salary of fresher BPT is approximately 30,000/month. After years of experience when you promote to Senior Physiotherapist, it’s not a great thing to earn Rs 45,000-80,000/ month.

IHS's Faculty of Physiotherapy is guided and suppors the Govt. of Odisha for better career opportunities and professional advancement by the Placement Cell of I.H.S. There is a great demand for qualified physiotherapists all over the world. They have great chances of getting a job abroad in developed countries like U.S.A., U.K., Germany, Canada & Australia.

Faculty of Physiotherapy
Our Departments 
in the Physiotherapy

Electrotherapy is a branch comes under physiotherapeutic management of pain and paralysis and it is used for relaxation of muscle, spasm, prevention and retardation of disuse atrophy, increase of local blood circulation.

This department deals with the disorders related to musculoskeletal system and sports.

Department of movement sciences ,enables students to have deeper knowledge and hands on learning experience that focuses on understanding the control,mechanics and physiologyof physical movement .This departments further caters to all disease related directly or indirectly to movement of various parts.

Neurological disorders are those affecting the brain, spinal cord and the nerves such as stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s  disease etc.

This department serves for the patient affected with respiratory problems whom need Bronchial hygiene, Airway clearance, Secretions removal and patients posted for cardio-Thoracic surgery and other surgeries to minimize the Chest complications using Manual and Independent Chest Physiotherapeutic techniques.

Community Rehabilitation is a process which enables people to reach and maintain their optimal physical, sensory, intellectual, psychological and social performance.

Frequest on-campus expert sessions

Get 6 months LIVE clinical training

Train with Industry standard props 

State-of-the-art appliances

Work with prosthetics

Why choose BPT in IHS?

IHS fuses modern technology with tradional physiotherapy.

BPT or Bachelor of Physiotherapy course from IHS, deals with the science of physical movement and channelising it to prevent disability and diseases of movement. Physiotherapy or physical therapy is an allied health profession that helps people increase, maintain or restore their physical mobility, function, and strength. This science makes use of electrotherapy, evidence-based kinesiology, exercise prescription and shockwave mobility to treat chronic conditions of the bones and soft tissues which are useful for doctors of tomorrow.

Prof. Srinivas

S. Rau

There is a progressive and intellectual environment for students, I highly appreciate and thank IHS to make me a part of it

Ms. Priyadarshini Mishra

IHS has given me opportunity to grow and develop my skills. Here staff and work culture is very friendly.

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Professor, Electrotherapy &

Electro-Diagnosis

Prof. Srinivas S. Rau

Associate Professor, 

Movement Sciences

 Priyadarshini Mishra

Clinical Physiotherapist, Electrotherapy & Electro-Diagnosis

Dr Thandaram Banjara

Asst. Professor

Dept. of Community Rehab

Lipika Sahoo

Asst. Professor,

Physiotherapy

Abhishek Kujur