Masters in Physiotherapy in Bangalore

Masters of Physiotherapy

Duration of Course: 2 years.
Eligibility: Pass with 50% marks in BPT or B Sc Physiotherapy from any recognized university, in any country.

The branch of allied healthcare professions that deals with the examination, prognosis, diagnosis, and treatment face by patients through physical intervention is termed as Physical Therapy(PT), or Physiotherapy. The field focuses at addressing the medical issues of the patients by applying mechanical force and movement therapies that include electro-therapy, manual therapy, biomechanics or kinesiology, exercise therapy as means to promote and enhance mobility and function. Physiotherapy aims at facilitating, and subsequently improving the quality of life through the use of such therapies as mentioned. It is noted that as part of remedial measures for several injuries or disorders, physiotherapy is practised and highly recommended.

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After completing graduation in Physiotherapy, the pupil can look for postgraduate physiotherapy courses. With affiliation from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and the Government of Karnataka, the Acharya Institute of Health Science a premium institute for pursuing medical and health sciences programs. It is among the best institutes to look into for postgraduate physiotherapy courses in Bangalore. The basic eligibility criteria laid out by the RGUHS is followed during induction of students. The institute also provides the undergraduate course in physiotherapy or Bachelor of Physiotherapy, which can be followed by Master of Physiotherapy. Also see our Bachelor of Physiotherapy course


Year 1: MPT Part-I(Paper-I,II & III):

  • Paper I-Principles of Physiotherapy Practice, Research Methodology and Biostatistics
  • Paper II- Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, Electrophysiology
  • Paper III- Physical and Functional diagnosis
Year 2: MPT Part-II(Paper-IV & V):

  • Paper IV- Physiotherapeutics
  • Paper V- Elective

  • Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-Skeletal disorders & Sports(MPT-MSS)
  • Master of Physiotherapy in Neurological & Psychosomatic Disorders(MPT-NPD)
  • Master of Physiotherapy in Cardio-Respiratory Disorders(MPT-CRD)
  • Master of Physiotherapy in Community Rehabilitation(MPT-Com)
  • Master of Physiotherapy in Paediatrics (MPT-Ped)

Scheduled no of hours for Hospital Training

I Yr & II Yr MPT 1350