Master of Physiotherapy(M.P.T)

MPT or Master of Physiotherapy is a course that deals with the study of physical therapy for joints related issues. It is a 2 year full-time professional degree. MPT lays more emphasis on the techniques and methods used for physiotherapy including both modern techniques and the natural ones.
The minimum eligibility required to pursue this course is aggregate 50% score in BPT from a recognized board or university. The qualifying percentage may vary from institute to institute. To pursue this course, you might have to appear for entrance exams too likeIPU CET, NEET PG and alike. MPT subjects include study of Anatomy and Physiology of Nervous and Cardiovascular systems, Motor Development, Biomechanics of tissues and alike.
To get admission in a MPT course you need to either wait for the cutoff list released by the colleges/universities or you need to appear for the entrance exams. Mostly, the admissions in this course are based on entrance exams, only few colleges offer this on the basis of merit.
Few colleges do conduct their own entrance exams to offer admission in this course. In case you have gone through an entrance test for the admission, then you just need to wait for the results. In the other case application will be processed by the colleges and those with proper documents and eligibility will be selected based on their merit.

MPT Highlights

Duration duration of MPT course is 2 years.
Minimum Eligibility Minimum 50% score in Bachelor’s degree from a recognised board or university in the same field i.e Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Distance Education/Correspondence/Online Yes

MPT: Eligibility Criteria

To pursue MPT from a reputed and recognized college or university, one must meet the basic eligibility criteria for admission given below:
1. Minimum 50% score in Bachelor’s degree from a recognised board or university in the same field i.e Bachelor of Physiotherapy.
2. A 6 month mandatory internship in the same field from a trusted organization.
3. If you are applying for a particular university or college admission then, you might have to appear for a college/university based entrance exam. Students having NEET PG scores are exempted from appearing for college level entrance tests.