Department of Allied Health Sciences
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Physical therapy is an essential segment of modern health care system. It is a 'science of healing and art of caring'. It pertains to the clinical examination. Evaluation, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of msculoskeletal, Neurological, Cardio-Vascular and Respiratory systems functional disorders including symptoms of pain, edema. Physiological, structural and psychosomatic ailments. It deals with methods of treatment based on movement, manual therapy, physical agents, and therapeutics modalities to relieve the pain and other complications.
Hence, Physical Therapy covers basic parameters of healing sciences i.e. preventive. promotive, diagnostic. rehabilitative, and curatie.
Goals of the Programme
The purpose of the doctor of physical therapy programme (DPT) is to prepare physical therapists who will:
BS-Medical Labortary Technology
To prepare a cadre of health technologists who can effectively enhance the ability of doctors in the delivery of quality health services. To prepare paramedical workers for all levels of the health care delivery system from the basic to the advanced level. To introduce and impart standard technical education with new modern techniques, within the fields of medical technologies, by replacing the conventional methods of pre-service training (certificate level). To provide medical workers a status and recognition in the health care delivery system through improving their capacity along with increasing awareness of their responsibilities, authority and job description. To equip medical staff with modern skills and latest technical knowledge and bring them at par with other national and international standards.