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Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

MPT is a 2-years post graduate programme that is divided into 4-semesters. The course lays more emphasis on the techniques including both modern techniques and natural ones. The course is the advanced study of physiotherapy that deals with various healthcare aspects like improving muscle strength, operations, bone strength etc. The course allows you to gain both theoretical and practical knowledge along with an experience in the field of physiotherapy. The course gives a detailed understanding of Physiotherapy techniques and treatments. The course curriculum of MPT allows you to gain a strong hold of physiotherapy aspects in various fields. 

Eligibility for Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

The students who have passed Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) with 50% aggregate from recognised universities are eligible to apply for the MPT course.

Syllabus for Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

The students of MPT will be studying the following subjects in their course duration

Sl.No. Syllabus
1 Development of the Physiotherapy Profession
2 Introduction to Biostatistics and Research Methodology
3 Biomechanics of Tissues and Structures of the Musculoskeletal System
4 Basic Probability and Sampling Distributions
5 Responses and Adaptations of various systems to Exercise and Training
6 Instrumentation for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
7 EMG and Biofeedback
8 Maternal and Child Care in General Physiotherapy
9 Clinical Symptomatology, Pathophysiology and Pathomechanics of Musculoskeletal Conditions
10 Anatomy and Physiology of the Nervous System
11 Anatomy and Physiology of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems
12 Health and Illness, Levels of Healthcare & Fitness
13 Normal Motor Development

Career and Scope for Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

There is a huge and ample demand for MPT professionals. The industry is lacking skilled professionals and the supply is less for skilled professionals. There is a need for skilled physiotherapy professionals in the industry. They are required in hospitals, trauma care centres, rehabilitation centres, old age homes, NGOs, poly clinics and many more. The MPT professionals are highly paid professionals in the allied health sector. They can earn better amounts and have better opportunities as private consultants.

Job roles available for Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

Some of the important job roles available are:

  • Physiotherapist
  • Sports Therapist
  • Therapy Manager
  • Acupuncture Physiotherapist
  • Chiropractor

Top Organisations hiring Master of Physiotherapists (MPT)

Some of the top organisations are:

  • Apollo Hospitals
  • Sparsh Hospitals
  • Max Healthcare
  • Metro Hospitals
  • Fortis Health Care
  • HGC Global
  • Manipal Hospitals 
  • Hosmet Hospitals