A separate department
under the Faculty of Medical Science of the University offers
course in Physiotherapy leading to the B.P.T. degree and M.P.T
degree. The department was started in 1998. Excellent staff and
good facilities help in maintaining the standards.
Most of the students
find placement in well-known hospitals in the city like Apollo
Hospital, Billroth Hospital, Vijay Health Centre and Madras Medical
Mission, to name a few. Tie-ups for practical training of the
students have been arranged with St. Isabelís Hospital, Gremaltes -
Bone and Joint Hospital, Kanchi Kamakoti Childís Trust Hospital for
Children, Sundaram Medical Foundation and also the YMCA College of
Physical Education for Sports Injuries.
Courses offered from
1998 have been done in affiliation with Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R
Offers UG and PG
courses in the field of Physiotherapy.
We have our own
Have tie-ups with
various Multi-Specialty hospitals.
Physical therapy as an
educational component, including:
role/responsibilities and relationship to curriculum involvement.
To promote awareness of
assessment and service delivery patterns.
To promote a continuum
of service delivery options, recognising collaboration as an
essential and fundamental strategy for developing the studentsí
functional outcomes within the context of their natural
To promote best
professional development, peer support and mentoring.
combined with Practical Knowledge.í