||Eligibility: Candidates belonging to all categories for admission to the Bachelor of Physiotherapy course should have passed the Higher Secondary course examination (Academic stream) after a period of 12 years of study with the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Botany and Zoology.
Candidates who have studied abroad and have passed the equivalent qualification as determined by the Association of Indian Universities will form the guideline to determine the eligibility and must have passed in the subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany / Zoology) and English unto 12th standard level.
Candidates who have passed the Senior Secondary School examination of National Open school with a minimum of 5 subjects with any of the following group subjects
a. English, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology
b. English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and any other language.
||Age limit for Admission: A candidate should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or would complete the age on or before 31 st December on the year of admission to the BPT degree course.
||Physical Fitness Certificate: Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the principal of the Institution a certificate of medical fitness from an authorized medical officer that the candidate is physically fit too undergo the academic course and does not suffer from any disability or contagious disease.
||Eligibility Certificate: Candidates who have passed any qualifying examination other than Higher Secondary Course examination conducted by Government of Tamil Nadu shall obtain an eligibility Certificate from the University by remitting the prescribed fee along with the application form.
||Registration: A candidate admitted to the course in any of the affiliated B.P.T. college shall register with this University by remitting the prescribed fee along with the application fonn for registration duly filled in and forwarded to this university through the Head of the Institution with the stipulated date.
||Duration of the course: The duration of certified study for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy course shall extend over a period of four academic years and six months of compulsory internship.
||Medium of Instruction: English shall be the medium of Instruction for all the subjects of study and for examinations of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Degree Course.
Master of Physiotherapy (M.P.T) :
Candidates admitted into the Master in Physiotherapy course should have passed the BPT degree examination of this university or an examination of any other university accepted by the authority of this university as equivalent thereto.
Candidates who have passed BPT Examination from other than the “The TamilNadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University” except Annamalai University shall obtain an eligibility certificate from this University by remitting the prescribed fees along with the application form before seeking admission to any one of the affiliated institution.
Duration of the Course:
The period of certified study for Master in Physiotherapy shall be a full time course and its duration shall extend over a period of two academic years for the award of the degree.
1. Adv. PT in Orthopedics
2. Sports Physiotherapy
3. Adv PT in Neurology
4. Adv PT in cardio respiratory diseases
There is no upper age limit.
Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the principal of the institution a certificate of medical fitness from an authorized medical officer that the candidate is physically fit to undergo the M.P.T course and does not suffer from any contagious disease. Student with disability should produce the disability certificate issued by the duly constituted district medical board.
A candidate admitted to the course in any of the affiliated institutions of TamilNadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai shall register with the university by remitting the prescribed fees along with the application form for registration duly filled in and forwarded to the controller of examination of this university through the head of the affiliated institutions within the stipulated date.
Medium of Instruction:
English will be the medium of instruction for the subjects of study and for the examination of the MPT course.