Physiotherapy is a branch of health sciences that deals with correction and prevention of movement dysfunction. Physiotherapists are the health care professionals who restore mobility, elevate pain related to movement dysfunction and play key role in prevention and rehabilitation of person with locomotor disability.
Government Physiotherapy College was started in Government Spine Institute in 1992 with intake capacity of 30 students and course duration of 3 and 1/2 years (including 6 months internship). In the year 2001, intake capacity was increased to 50 students and course duration to 4 and 1/2 years which was further scaled up to 100 UG students’ intake capacity in the year 2006.
Post Graduation (PG) in Physiotherapy was started in the year 2005 with 2 years course duration. The students are provided with stipend for the entire duration of course. At present PG intake capacity is 15 seats with specialization in five disciplines like Master of Physiotherapy in Musculoskeletal conditions, Master of Physiotherapy in Neuromuscular conditions, Master of Physiotherapy in Cardiopulmonary conditions, Master of Physiotherapy in Sports and Master of Physiotherapy in Rehabilitation.