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BPT is a 4-year undergraduate course, including compulsory 6 months of clinical internship, and involving the science of physical movement aimed at preventing disease and disability. BPT stands for Bachelor of Physiotherapy. The field of physiotherapy is also known by the name of physical therapy. Physiotherapy is a part of rehabilitative medicine. It usually focuses on the use of physical therapy, massages, physical movements and exercise to improve and cure injuries, deformities and diseases.

Eligibility Criteria for Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Candidates who have passed 12th Science stream Biology group (Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects) from a recognized board are eligible to pursue this course.

BPT Course Duration

BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy) course is 4½ years long. Regular classroom sessions and clinical sessions constitute 4 years of the academic program. 6 months are dedicated towards an internship. So, in total, the course duration is of 4½ years.

BPT Semester I Syllabus

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • English
  • Basic Nursing

BPT Semester II Syllabus

  • Biomechanics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Orientation to Physiotherapy
  • Integrated Seminars

 First-year Practical Subjects

  • Orientation to Physiotherapy
  • Physics and chemistry

BPT Semester III Syllabus

  • Pathology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Constitution of India

BPT Semester IV Syllabus

  • Exercise Therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Research Methodology & Biostatics
  • Introduction to Treatment
  • Clinical Observation Posting

Second Year Practical Subjects

  • Basic Nursing, First Aid & CPR
  • Clinical Observation Posting
  • Introduction to Treatment

BPT Semester V Syllabus

  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery

BPT Semester VI Syllabus

  • Orthopedics and Sports Physiotherapy
  • Supervised Rotatory Clinical Training

Third-Year Practical Subjects

  • Physiotherapy in Dentistry
  • Evidence-Based Physiotherapy Practice

Fourth Year Topic subjects

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Medical ethics
  • Physiotherapy in Cardio disorders
  • Physiotherapy in respiratory disorders
  • Project

BPT Admission Process

Admission to the BPT course is done on the basis of candidate's performance in the entrance test conducted by the relevant institute or university. Often subsequently, two additional rounds of Group Discussion and Personal Interview are held for assessment of the candidate’s general aptitude for the course.

BPT Entrance Test List

  • CET (Common Entrance Test)
  • Guru Govind Indraprastha University Physiotherapy Entrance Exam
  • JIPMER All India Entrance Exam

Career Prospects & Job Opportunities

After completing the BPT, aspirants can select the higher educations courses. Some of the Post graduation programs are Master of Physiotherapy in Orthopedics, Master of Physiotherapy in Hand Conditions, Master of Physiotherapy in Neurology and Master of Sports Physiotherapy. Once they complete the advanced studies they will get the opportunity to work in reputed firms. There is high demand for Physiotherapists and educational faculty across the nation. Job availability is higher in the healthcare sector for B.P.T graduates.

Employment Areas

  • Defence Medical Establishments
  • Educational Institutions
  • Fitness Centers
  • Health Institutions
  • Hospitals
  • Orthopedic Departments
  • Physiotherapy Equipment Manufacturers

Job Types

  • Assistant Physiotherapist
  • Customer Care Assistant
  • Lecturer
  • Osteopath
  • Research Assistant
  • Researcher
  • Self Employed Private Physiotherapist
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