Vikas College of Physiotherapy Mangalore was established in the year 1993 by Vikas Group of Institutions with an objective to provide students with adequate knowledge of basic medical subjects and to develop skills and techniques of therapeutic exercises, electro therapy and soft tissue manipulation so as to work as rehabilitation team members and coordinate with other teams.
The college is Recognized by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (I.A.P.) and affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka.
This college is listed as one of the top Physiotherapy colleges in Mangalore.
Vikaas College of Physiotherapy offers Bachelor’s Degree BPT and Master’s degree MPT in Physiotherapy.
Duration of Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) is over a period of 4 years and 6 months of compulsory full time internship. BPT examinations are yearly examinations with Compulsory rotating internship. At the end of training the Head of the department shall forward the attendance to the principal of the institute along with the candidate’s character profile and the knowledge of the subject, after due assessment.
Duration of Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) extends over a period of two years. MPT examinations will be conducted at the end of second year together for first year and second year subjects
Specialties offered: MPT in Musculoskeletal and sports, MPT in Neurological and psychosomatic disorders, MPT in Pediatrics, MPT in Cardiopulmonary sciences, MPT in Community based Rehabilitation.
Vikaas College of Physiotherapy has a well equipped OPD for the students. Daily around 40 patients will be benefitted. College is collaborated with Veronica Vihar Old age home where regular physiotherapy will be given by faculty and students of Physiotherapy.
The college has various well-equipped Laboratories with relevant apparatus such as Electro-Therapy Department to treat patients with disorders ranging from sports injuries to degenerative diseases, Exercise Therapy Department to treat Patients with problems concerning postural imbalance, gait disorders, Anatomy & Physiology Lab that enables students to pursue practical studies relevant to the curriculum
Abundant opportunities are provided at the Vikas College clinic having the latest physiotherapeutic technology, so as to form the students into professionally competent physiotherapists.
The classrooms are provided with latest equipment to train the theoretical aspects of the course to the students, to support the subjects and curriculum.
Vikas College of Physiotherapy has well-stocked library with books of Indian and foreign authors for Reference and study materials to the students. Journals, periodicals and magazines are also regularly subscribed. Students are provided access to e-journals and e-books.
The Sports club helps students to provide the means and resources to exercise their sporting preferences with outdoor and indoor game provisions.
The college owns a fleet of buses to ensure comfortable transportation for its students so as to pursue the course activities in a hassle free manner
Vikas Physiotherapy College Mangalore Admission Procedure:
Eligibility for BPT: Candidate must have pass in PUC (10+2) examination recognized by University/Board with English as one of the languages and physics, chemistry and biology as optional subjects with 40 % marks (35% -SC/ST/OBC to Karnataka students) in the aggregate of Biology Physics and chemistry.
Eligibility for MPT: Candidate must have pass in BPT examination and completion of 6 months internship from a recognized University with 50 % aggregate marks.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION
Four copies of recent passport size photograph
Certificates of passing Annual Examinations of Class X & XII, BPT Marks Card(for MPT)
Detailed marks certificates
Certificate prevailing claims of reservations
Copy of certificate for proof of residence like Aadhar card, Electricity Bill and Driving License
Airport Road, Merryhill, Mangaluru - 575008, Karnataka, India
Name : Dr.Ajay Thakur
Designation : Principal