Acharya's NR Institute of Physiotherapy
Acharya's NR Institute of Physiotherapy offers an intense and high quality physiotherapy programme for its aspirants.
Physiotherapy (also Physical Therapy as referred to by the WCPT - World Confederation for Physical Therapy) is a health care profession concerned with human function and movement and maximizing physical potential. It is concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation. Physiotherapy is based on the study of using bio-mechanics, manual therapy, exercise therapy, and electrotherapy, remediates impairments and promotes mobility and function. This branch of medicine promotes patients’ quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, physical interventions and patient education. The professionals of this field are known as Physiotherapists.
Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences*, approved by Government of Karnataka (GOK) and recognized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist(IAP), the institution trains students and educates them to meet the requirements of the health care professional of the field.
The conglomerate institution of Acharya Institutes is accompanied by a world class sporting facility and a learning resource center offering more than 300,000 learning materials and access to value add certificate courses. The infrastructure provided also includes learning spaces and discussion areas spread across campus engineered to quench the thirst for knowledge.
Acharya's NR Institute of Physiotherapy has collaborated with several top health care industries in order to provide hands on experience on the field. This also enables interactions with professionals adding a different dynamic to the learning experience and helps in attaining internships and jobs in reputed firms.
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Course Duration :
4.5 Years (including internship of six months)
The candidate should have passed PU/+2 or its equivalent as recognised by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences/Association of Indian Universities with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. Candidates who have completed PU with Vocational Physiotherapy as optional subject are also eligible for this programme.
- Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
- Approved by the Government of Karnataka (GOK)
- Recognized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist(IAP)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy or physical therapy is an independent 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. The BPT Programme deals with the science of physical movement and channelising it to prevent disability and diseases of movement. BPT programme demands its aspirants to have the sound clinical knowledge and the scientific rationale behind all the clinical modalities performed for the clients.
Bachelor of Physiotherapy is a four-year undergraduate professional programme that is based on the study of using bio-mechanics, manual therapy, exercise therapy, and electrotherapy, remediates impairments and promotes mobility and function. This branch of medicine promotes patients’ quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, physical interventions and patient education. The professionals of this field are known as Physiotherapists.
Required Skill sets to be a successful Physiotherapist:
- Fluency in English
- Ability to speak in a persuasive tone
- Clarity of speech
- The scientific rationale behind procedures
- Ability to operate equipment wisely
- Convincing and persuasive
- Good presentation skills
Major recruiters are hospitals worldwide which offer alternative medical service. Physiotherapy is one of the most suitable and successful alternative methods to cure various ailments. Then there are schools for mentally retarded and physically disabled children, defense medical establishments and rehabilitation centers for the handicapped which offer attractive venues for students with qualification in Physiotherapy. You can work in the field of sports, hospitals, health societies and also opt for freelance practice. Aspirants willing to opt for teaching have option of teaching at various universities in India and abroad. Candidates with excellent research skills are sort after for research and development works in various hospitals, institutional research laboratories and corporates.
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Every year select 80 to 100 students get the advantage of corporate exposure being Volunteer Coordinators for Placement. 200+ corporates visit the campus year after year and recruit students from every academic stream in the campus. There has been a consistent increase in salaries offered which has gone up to Rs.26.00 lakhs per annum recently.Know More