Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy
Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy, NITTE (Deemed to be University), P.O Derlakatte, Mangalore – 575018
Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP) Government of Karnataka
Established in 1997, Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy is a constituent unit of Nitte University. The college is recognised by the Government of India and the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP).
The college was established recognising the growing need and awareness of rehabilitation medicine in the field of health care. The college provides excellent facilities for practical training at the multispeciality Justice K S Hegde Charitable Hospital.
The faculty members of the college are supportive and dedicated to their work. The courses provided by the college are Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) in Neurological and Psychosomatic disorder, Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) in Musculoskeletal Disorders and Sports Physiotherapy, Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Doctor of Philosophy and so on.
**Scholarships subject to the central/state government and college rules.
Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy is a recognised school with high academic standards. Other facilities provided by the college are:
Arts and Culture: The college organises cultural programmes for students to participate and showcase their talents.
Yoga: The college organises yoga classes for the well-being of the students.
Hostel: The college provides hostel facilities to the students with all the basic amenities.
Campus Life: The students are provided with all the facilities for a comfortable stay away from home on the college campus.
The graduates of Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy, NITTE Institutions can work in:
Community Health Centres
Mental Health Centres
Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Neurological and Psychosomatic Disorders
Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Pediatric Physiotherapy
Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD - Interdisciplinary program) Physiotherapy
Candidates should have obtained a BPT Degree pass from any recognised university established by law in India.
“To build a humane society through excellence in education and health care.”
The college has A well-developed infrastructure, a well-stocked library, cafeteria, hostel, sports complex, gym, auditorium and many more. The students are also engaged in several social responsibility programs, volunteering as well as public awareness programs.
The average salary for a BPT Graduate is between Rs. 4,00,000 to 7,00,000 per annum.
Musculoskeletal disorders, which means, disorders regarding muscle and bones are treated by physiotherapy, while Physiology focuses on increasing metabolism and vigour as the course of treatment along with rehabilitation.
The college has a very dedicated placement cell that engages in training students with the necessary technical as well as general knowledge on the entire recruitment process that helps students to attain fruitful career opportunities.