MPT in Physiotherapy

Administrative Office No.: 0824- 2425966; 0824-2429139

Duration :2 Years (4 Semesters) - Admission open for the batch 2023-24.

Eligibility: Pass in BPT degree examination with a minimum of 50% aggregate.
The classes will be held at Institute of Physiotherapy, City campus, Pandeshwar, Mangaluru.


The Master of Physiotherapy course is a 2-year (4 semesters) fulltime program with the curriculum designed on Choice based credit system (CBCS) with semester pattern of examinations, leading to the degree that equips the student with analytical, evidence based learning skills. The program is generic in nature and has a component of additional learning of one area leading to an elective in that area.

Choice based credit system (CBCS) is an instructional package developed to suit the needs of students to keep pace with the developments in higher education and the quality assurance expected of it in the light of liberalization and globalization in higher education.

Electives offered:

  • MPT in Musculoskeletal Sciences and Sports
  • MPT in Neurosciences and Practice
  • MPT in Cardiopulmonary Sciences and Practice
  • MPT in Community Based Rehabilitation
  • MPT in Paediatric Sciences and Practice
  • MPT in Obstetrics and Gynaecology Practice

Unique Features:

  • Fully Wi-Fi enabled campus with free internet facility to students.
  • Flexible curriculum based on current industry requirements.
  • Highly qualified and experienced teaching faculty.
  • State of art Library equipped with excellent collection of books, periodicals, journals and magazines.
  • Research Lab and OPD with modern equipment like Force plate, Virtual reality, EECP, LASER, spinal decompression unit, rPMS, PFT, EMG/NCV, EMG Biofeedback, Body weight supported harness system, functional training gym, pulsed shockwave therapy and many more.
  • Patient centred rehabilitation training with clinical reasoning.
  • Strong alumni network.

Career Prospects

Wide range of scope in India as well as abroad countries like Middle East, US, UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand. They can work in hospitals, professional sport clubs, gyms and leisure centres, residential and nursing homes, health centres, private practice and higher education institutions (teaching and research), healthcare charities and health-related voluntary organisations.


(1) University Registration Fee, Eligibility Fee for other State/NRI students, Examination Fee, Uniform Fee, Hostel Fee, Industry visit fee, Internship fee, Transportation fee, Sports & games fee, Extra-curricular activity fee, etc., are extra. The course fees mentioned for subsequent years may vary annually up to 6%. (2) The University Placement & Training Team will assist the admitted students to get (a) Earn While Learn, (b) Industry Internship, and (c) Final Job Placement. (3) Karnataka Quota* : 1. Applicable only to Karnataka students having 60% above Physics, Chemistry, Biology in aggregate for BPT. 2. To be considered as Karnataka domicile student should have studied 7 years including PUC/Degree in the Karnataka