Diploma in Physiotherapy (D.P.T.)

Diploma in Physiotherapy (D.P.T.) is a professional course in medical nursing. The course can be pursued after successful completion of the 10+2 level of education in the Science stream from a recognized educational Board.
The discipline is an integration of art and sciences. Physiotherapy is a growing field of health care services, designed to produce competent health science professionals who possess the knowledge and ability to manage and prevent problems affecting the physical functioning of the human body.
DPT professionals are hired in capacities such as Lecturer, Researcher, Professor, Therapy Manager, Research Assistant, Customer Care Assistant, Assistant Physiotherapist, Sports Physio Rehabilitator and Self Employed Private Physiotherapist etc. The average annual salary offered to successful professionals of the discipline in India ranges between INR 3 and 20 lacs, which increases with the candidate’s experience and skillset.

DPT Highlights

Duration duration of DPT course is 3 years.
Minimum Eligibility 10+2 level of education in the Science stream
Distance Education/Correspondence/Online Yes

DPT Syllabus

BBA course is composed of foundation, core, elective, skill courses required to enter the corporate world. A detailed yearly BBA syllabus is tabulated below:-

Year I
  • General Anatomy
  • General Physiology
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Exercise Therapy
Year II
  • Electrotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Computer Training
  • Medicine
  • Gynecology
Year III
  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Physiotherapy in Medical Conditions
  • Physiotherapy in Surgical Conditions
  • RehabilitationBiomechanics & Kinesiology