BPT

Bachelor Level Course

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About BPT

Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course (BPT) is an undergraduate programme that studies the structure of the human body. This curriculum lasts four years, and students are required to complete a six-month mandatory internship at the end of this course from a recognized hospital for successful completion of the course.

Physical therapy is used to maintain and restore a person's maximum mobility and functional capacity throughout their lives. Physiotherapy is used as an alternative to treat ailments without the use of drugs by giving the body a chance to heal naturally. Physiotherapists understand human anatomy as well as the complexity of bones, muscles, and nerves.

The BPT programme prepares students for a variety of jobs, including consultant physiotherapists in multi-speciality hospitals, healthcare centres, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), corporate physiotherapists in multinational corporations (MNCs), and more.

 

BPT Course Details (Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course)

Bachelor of physiotherapy is a good choice for students who are aspiring to pursue a medical stream after class 12th . In the programme students are trained to injuries and muscle spasms. BPT course graduates become well versed in treating any problems related to physical and muscular health of  individuals.

Physiotherapist treat locomotive and muscular problems caused by ageing ,imjury, disease,etc. BPT  has a good salary scope when done from a reputed college .

 

 BPT Course Highlights (Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course)

 

Degree

Bachelors

BPT Full Form

Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course

BPT Course Duration

Course Duration of Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT] is 4.5 Years.

Age 

Minimum Age is 17 years

Minimum Percentage

50%

Subjects Required

Physics, Chemistry and Biology

BPT Admission 2022

Merit Based or Entrance Exam

Internship

Mandatory 6 Months internship from a recognized hospital

BPT Course Fees (Average)

INR 8000 - 1.2 LPA

Average Salary Offered

INR 2-5 LPA (PayScale)

Job Roles

Physiotherapist, Executive Assistant, Assistant Manager, Customer Service, Researcher, Research Assistant, Therapy Manager etc

Placement Opportunities

Nightingale's, Narayana Hrudayalaya and many other healthcare providers appoint physiotherapists

 

 

 

BPT Course Eligibility Criteria  

 

  • Students should have obtained a 50% mark in their 10+2 from a recognized board or school (Relaxation is given to reserved category students.
  • Students should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission.
  • Students are required to take the basic entrance exam which is administered by a college/university.
  • Students should have had physics, chemistry and biology in 12th

 

BPT Course Admission Process 2022

 

Minimum Qualification

10+2 Examination

Minimum Aggregate Score

50% Aggregate marks in 10+2 Board Exmination

BPT Entrance Examination

·       No Common Entrance Test

·       Admission on the basis of Merit

·       College Specific Entrances

Documents Required

·       10+2 Board mark sheet for Verification purposes

·       Class 10 Board for verification of age

·       Caste Migration (In case any )

·       Migration Certificate

·       Character Certificate from former Institution

·       10+2 Passing Certificate

BPT Registration Fees

Varies for different BPT Colleges

BPT Cut off

Varies depending nn the college

Documents

Id Proof , AadharCard

BPT Course Fees

Varies from college to college

 

 

 

BPT Entrance Exams

 

 

The national eligibility cum entrance test (NEET) and Common entrance test (CET)  are considered in some colleges for admission into their Bachelor of Physiotherapy course(BPT) . Some colleges conducts their own entrance exams for admission.

Some of the top entrance exams for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy courses ( BPT) are  -

  • NEET
  • BCECE
  • KEAM
  • ITI CET

 

NEET Exam Pattern 2022

 

NEET is another entrance examination that certain institutes accept for admission to Bachelor of Physiotherapy course(BPT). NEET is not a prerequisite for admission. The National Testing Agency administers it for admission to the best institutes. Thousands of applicants take the exam each year. NEET is a pen-and-paper exam that consists of three sections: physics, chemistry, and biology. Candidates can check the NEET exam pattern in the table below.

 

Particulars

Details

Mode of Exam

Pen and Paper

Duration

3 hours

Total Number of Questions

180 Questions

Subjects and Sections

Physics – 45 Questions

Chemistry – 45 Questions

Biology – 90 Questions

Maximum Marks

720 marks

Marking scheme

4 marks is awarded for every correct answer

1 mark is deducted for every incorrect answer

 

 

BCECE Exam Pattern 2022

 

The Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECE) administers BCECE for admission to several professional degrees in Bihar's Engineering, Agriculture, and Medicine colleges.

 

Particulars

Course Details

Mode of Exam

Online

Medium of Exam

English & Hindi

Types of Questions

Multiple

Exam Duration

1.5 hour for each subject

 

KEAM Entrance Exam pattern 2022

 

Particulars

Course Details

Exam Mode

Offline (pen-paper based)

Number of Papers

2

Question Paper type

Objective (MCQs)

Total no. of questions per paper

120

Marks awarded for correct answer

4

Marks deducted for wrong answer

1

Total marks per paper

480

Exam duration for each paper

2 hours 30 minutes

Medium of language

English only

 

ITI CET Exam Pattern 2022

 

IPU CET BPT full form is Indraprastha Common Entrance Test for Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course (BPT) 2022 .The exam is conducted in English language.

 

Particulars

Details

Exam Mode

Online Exam

Exam Type

Theory [Format: MCQ]

Duration (in Minutes)

150

Marking Scheme

4 marks for each correct answer.

Negative Marking

There will be Negative Marking for the IPU CET BPT 2022. For each incorrect response, one mark shall be deducted from the total score.

Number of Questions

100

Languages

English

 

How to apply to colleges offering Bachelor of Physiothherapy Courses (BPT)

 

·       College Application Process “ Step by Step Guide”

·       Know your Application Deadlines

·       Go to the official college website and fill the application form

·       Sign up for the Entrance Exams

·       Double check and submit your applications

·       Repeat the same process and apply for other colleges offering BPT course

 

 

BPT Specializations

 

A physiotherapist (also known as a physical therapist) is an important member of the medical team whose job it is to return patients' health to normal without the use of pharmaceuticals via the use of exercise, manual therapy, rehabilitation techniques, and physical activity. A physical therapist's job is to help patients heal and/or rehabilitate from impairments such as neuro, musculoskeletal, cardiac, sports, geriatrics, and cancer. He or she is in charge of aiding in the restoration of the patient's body to its optimal operating level.

 

·       Pediatrics Physiotherapy

·       Neurology Physiotherapy

·       Orthopedic Physiotherapy

·       Geriatrics Physiotherapy

 

 

Pediatrics Physiotherapy

 

This specialty is concerned with the development of movements in infants. Pediatrics seeks to improve the lives of children with neuromuscular illnesses such as cerebral palsy and autism. While many of the basic skills of physiotherapy are used by paediatric physiotherapists, they also employ additional skills and training in the field of development and growth to treat babies through to teens.

 

Neurology Physiotherapy

 

Neurological physiotherapy is the treatment of persons who have mobility and function issues caused by abnormalities with the neurological and neuromuscular systems of the body. Treatment for neurological diseases is often focused on exercises that seek to overcome motor deficiencies and enhance motor patterns in order to restore motor function. 

 

Orthopedic Physiotherapy

 

This is the field of physiotherapy involved with the treatment of skeletal system injuries or illnesses, as well as related muscles, joints, and ligaments. Orthopaedic physiotherapy also involves before and post-operative hip, shoulder, and knee rehabilitation. Orthopaedic Physiotherapy is a scientific therapeutic technique that follows Evidence Based Guidelines.

 

Geriatrics Physiotherapy

 

This is the field of physiotherapy involved with the treatment of skeletal system injuries or illnesses, as well as related muscles, joints, and ligaments. Orthopaedic physiotherapy also involves before and post-operative hip, shoulder, and knee rehabilitation. Orthopaedic Physiotherapy is a scientific therapeutic technique that follows Evidence Based Guidelines.

 

The state-wise list of government colleges offering this course in India is given below:

 

Kindly take a look at the table below to know the details about these government colleges 

 

College name

State

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

Government College of Physiotherapy, Tiruchchirappali

 

Tamil Nadu

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 1,40,000

Government Medical College, Chennai

Tamil Nadu

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 1,10,000

Government Medical College, Nagpur

 

Maharashtra

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 1,01,000

National Institute of Rehabilitation Training & Research, Cuttack

 

Orissa

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 28,000

National Institute of Orthopedically Handicapped, Kolkata

 

West Bengal:

 

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 50,000

Government General Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

4 Years ( 6 Month Internship)

INR 48,000

 

Physiotherapy Government Colleges

 

Physiotherapists have numerous options to work in the government sector, ranging from leading government hospitals to the Indian Army and the Indian Sports Team.

The table below lists the many BPT government jobs that are accessible to BPT students.

 

Organization Name

Job Profile

National Ayush Mission

Physiotherapist

CRPF

Physiotherapist

Sports Authority of India (SAI)

Physiotherapist, Strength, and Conditioning Expert

SGPGIMS Lucknow

Physiotherapist

AIIMS

Physiotherapist

ITBP

Physiotherapist

NIEPMD

Lecturer

 

Top BPT Colleges in India 

 

Bachelor of Physiotherapy course is gaining momentum among medical aspirants . While new colleges are opening throughout the country there are many established colleges that offer BPT course in india. Some of which are listed in the table below . 

 

BPT Colleges in India

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Christian Medical College (CMC)  Vellore

4 Years

INR 52,490

Admission Process

4.3

Indian Institute of Health and Research , Patna

4 Years

INR 3,40,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Apollo College of Physiotherapy AP (Andhra Pradesh)

4 Years

INR 2,00,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Nizam Institute of Medical sciences , Hyderabad

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 1,49,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Pt Deen Dayal Institute Delhi

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 1,90,000

Check Admission 

5.0

National Institute of health and education and research (NIHER), Patna

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 2,26,500

Check Admission 

4.0

Lovely Professional University , Jalandhar

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 1,92,000

Check Admission 

4.1

Amar Jyoti Institute of Physiotherapy

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 3,27,600

Check Admission 

5.0

 

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 7,10,000

Check Admission 

4.1

Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth ( TMV Pune )

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 87,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Amity University Noida

 

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 5,76,000

Check Admission 

4.1

Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research

 

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 80,000

Check Admission 

4.0

 

 

Top BPT Colleges in Delhi

 

BPT Colleges in Delhi

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

Admission 2022

College Rating

Pt Deen Dayal Institute Delhi

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 89,600

Admission Process

5.0

Amar Jyoti Institute of Physiotherapy Delhi

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 2,68,705

Check Admission 

5.0

Centre for Civil Aviation Training Delhi

4 Years

INR 70,000

Check Admission 

4.0

KR Mangalam Institute of Higher Education Delhi

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 4,80,000

Check Admission 

4.1

Banarsidas Instite of Physiotherapy, Delhi

4 Years

INR 3,72,000

Check Admission 

4.3

 

 

Top BPT Colleges in Mumbai

 

BPT Colleges in Mumbai

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Topiwala National Medical College ,Mumbai (TMNC)

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 1,40,250

Check Admission 

5.0

MGM Institute of Health Sciences , Mumbai (MGMIMS)

4 Years

INR 2,10,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Mahatama Gandhi's Mission's Medical College Mumbai (MGMMC)

4 Years

INR 3,20,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Atharv Education Mumbai

4 Years

INR 2,20,000

Check Admission 

4.2

         

 

Top BPT Colleges in Bangalore

 

BPT Colleges in Bangalore

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Dayanand Sagar University , Bangalore

4 Years

INR 5,41,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Garden City University ,Bangalore

4 Years

INR 4,10,000

Check Admission 

4.2

Goutham College of Science

4 Years( 6 Month Internship)

INR 2,20,000

Check Admission 

4.1

Krupanidhi College of Physiotherapy,Bangalore

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 4,40,000

Check Admission 

5.0

Kempagowda Institute of Physiotherapy , Bangalore

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 2,50,000

Check Admission 

4.3

 

 

Top BPT Colleges in Pune

 

BPT Colleges in Pune

BPT Course    Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth - TMV Pune

4 years

INR 3,14,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth , Pune

4 Years  (6 Months Internship)

INR 2,50,000

Check Admission 

3.5

DES Brijlal Jindal College of Physiotherapy, Pune

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 4,50,000

Check Admission 

4.0

MA Rangoonwala College of Physiotherapy & Research, Pune

4 Years

INR 3,20,000

Check Admission 

3.5

Dhole Patil College of Physiotherapy, Pune

4 Years (6 month Internship)

INR 3,60,000

Check Admission 

4.0

 

 

Top BPT Colleges in Noida

 

BPT Colleges in Noida

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Galgotias University ,Noida

4 Years( 6 Months Internship)

INR 2,00,000

Check Admission 

4.0

NIMT Group of Institutions ,Noida (NIMTGI)

4 Years

INR 2,95,000

Check Admission 

4.2

Prakash Institute of Physiotherapy ,Noida

4 Years (6 Months Intership)

INR 2,45,000

Check Admission 

4.0

Sharda University , Greater Noida

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

INR 6,59,304

Check Admission 

4.5

Amity University Noida 4 Years(6 Month Internship) INR 5,76,000 Check Admission  4.1

 

 

Top BPT Colleges in Patna

 

BPT Colleges in Patna

BPT Course Duration

BPT Course Fees

BPT Admission 2022

College Rating

Indian Institute of Health Education & Reasearch,Patna

4 Years

INR 3,40,000

Check Admission 

4.0

National Institute of Health Education & Research (NIHER)

4 Years (6 months Internship)

INR 2,26,500

Check Admission 

4.0

Bihar College of Physiotherapy , Patna

4 Years (6 Month Internship)

INR 1,00,000

Check Admission 

4.1

         

 

What After BPT Course ?

 

These are the higher studies options available for students after the BPT course (Bachelor of Physiotherapy Course)

 

What After BPT

BPT Course Fees

M.P.T in Biomechanics

INR 10K - 1 Lakh

M.P.T in Cardio Pulmonary Physiotherapy

INR 1 Lakh

M.P.T in Cardiorespiratory

INR 20K - 1 Lakh

M.P.T in Cardiothoracic Physiotherapy

INR 20K - 2 Lakh

M.P.T in Cardip Vascular & Pulmonary Specialities

INR 20K - 2 Lakh

M.P.T in Community Physiotherapy

INR 2 Lakh - 3 lakh

M.P.T in Community Rehabilition

INR 2.4 Lakh

M.P.T in Hand Conditions

INR 1 Lakh - 2 Lakh

M.P.T in Musculo Skeletal

INR 2 Lakh - 3 Lakh

M.P.T in Neuro Physiotherapy

INR 30 K - 2 Lakh

M.P.T in Ortho Physiotherapy

INR 2 Lakh - 3 Lakh

M.P.T in Pediatrics

INR 20K - 60 K

M.P.T in Sports Physiotherapy

INR 40K - 2 Lakh

MBA in Hospital Administration

INR 1.5 - 7 Lakh

 

 

BPT Jobs with Average Annual Salary

 

 

BPT Job Profile

BPT Job Description

Average Annual Package Offered

Physiotherapist

They are responsible for providing proper physiotherapy treatment to patients in a clinical setup

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 2- 7 lakhs per annum.

Researcher

Their job role involves coordinating with other team members of the team to test parameters & achieve research goals.

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 3- 7 lakhs per annum.

Lecturer

They are assigned with imparting knowledge to students at undergraduate & postgraduate levels in colleges of physiotherapy

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 2- 6 lakhs per annum.

Home care Physiotherapist

They provide care to clients directly at their homes. 

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 2- 4 lakhs per annum.

Sports physio rehabilitator

They are engaged in working with agencies to healing the injuries of a sports person

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 4- 7 lakhs per annum.

Medical coding analyst

They are generally the health care professionals who work with health insurance agents in billing client care

The average annual packages offered to these professionals generally range from ? 3- 8 lakhs per annum.

 

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

4 Years (6 Months Internship)

JOBS AFTER BPT 

 

When considering BPT Jobs, it is vital to know which companies are offering such roles and at what pay ranges.

The following table lists the many sorts of BPT jobs available, as well as the top firms that offer them:

 

BPT Job Profile

BPT Top Recruiters

BPT Average Salary

Physiotherapist

Apollo Hospitals, Max Healthcare Institue Ltd, Dr. Lal Pathlabs

INR 2,00,000 - 7,00,000

Lecturer

Jamia Hamdard, AIIMS, Amity University, GD Goenka Univerisity, SGT University

INR 5,00,000 - 6,00,000

Osteopath

Jiva Ayurveda, Hospitals

INR 2,50,000 - 5,00,000

Therapy Manager

Apollo Hospital, Max Hospital, etc.

INR 2,50,000 - 7,00,000

Sports Physio Rehabilitator

Talwalkars Better Value Fitness Limited, Sports Authority of India, Quantum Physical Therapy and Wellness Center

INR 5,00,000 - 7,00,000

BPT Syllabus

Year 1

Anatomy 

Physiology 

Biochemistry

Biomechanics

Psychology 

Sociology

Basic Nursing

Orientation to Physiotherapy

Integrated Seminars / PBL sessions

Year 2

Pathology

Microbiology

Pharmacology

Exercise Therapy

Electrotherapy 

Research Methodology & Biostatistics

First Aid & CPR

Constitution of India

Introduction to Treatment 

Clinical Observation Posting

Year 3

General Medicine

General Surgery

Orthopedics & Traumatology

Orthopedics and Sports Physiotherapy

Cardio-Respiratory & General Physiotherapy

Allied Therapies

Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training - I

Year 4

Neurology & Neurosurgery

Neuro-Physiotherapy

Community Medicine

Community Based Rehabilitation

Ethics, Administration and Supervision

Evidence Based Physiotherapy Practice

Project

Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training - II

BPT Course Eligibility, Admission Process

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Education Loans

The following banks provide loan for this course

Allahabad Bank

Andhra Bank

Bank of Baroda

Axis Bank

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Bank of Maharashtra

FAQs

Q-1

What exactly is a BPT course?


It is a four-year undergraduate professional course including six months of compulsory internship. The course deals with the science of physical movement..
Q-2

What is the full form of BPT?


BPT stands for Bachelor of Physiotherapy..
Q-3

Is BPT a good career choice?


The average salary ranges from INR 2,00,000 - 8,00,000 and it will increase with experience and expertise in the field. The scope of BPT in the Indian Army has been in talks for years, as it is a job of repute and higher pay scale..
Q-4

Is BPT a paramedical course?


No, Physiotherapists are no longer considered paramedical..
Q-5

How to go abroad after BPT?


If you want to do MPT abroad, you have to secure IELTS ( Academic) score as per the requirement in that particular country..
Q-6

Is neet required for bpt?


Candidates don't require NEET score for admission into Bachelor of Physiotherapy course. Separate entrance exams are conducted for BPT course..
Q-7

What to do after completing BPT?


After BPT, other than MPT, you may opt for courses such as Masters Programme In Sports Physiotherapy (M.S.P.T), Post Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy and Nutrition, MBA in Healthcare Management. You may opt for specialized fields such as Integumentary, Cardiopulmonary-Sports Physiotherapy.

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