It is a two year full time post graduate program in physiotherapy. The masters program offered by the department is affiliated to the University of Calicut. The post graduate program is mainly conducted with the intention of developing human resources, to assume the leadership role in physiotherapy with enhanced patient care. It also formulates educational programmes and undertakes research.
The first two semesters of the course is designed to revise clinical and physiotherapy subjects. Students will be exposed to new areas like research, methodology and statistics.
The IIIrd and IVth semesters contain the learning and the practice of the advanced and specialized areas in physiotherapy.
The elective specialties, which can be chosen, are;
Cardio Pulmonary Physiotherapy
There are excellent job opportunities for physiotherapists today in India and abroad. Hospital settings, outpatient clinics, community set ups, sports centers, rehabilitation schools and academic institutions are a few of the countless professional development areas in Physiotherapy. Regular seminars on recent advances in Physiotherapy, workshops with the hands on training and community based on Physiotherapy camps facilitate updating the functional efficiency and skill. Frequent lectures by the pioneers of the profession will be a great experience and motivation for the students.
The college has vibrant clinical tie up with the following prestigious hospitals at Calicut.
Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences
Baby Memorial Hospital
District Co-operative Hospital
Centre for Epilepsy and Neurology
Govt. General Hospital
Red Crescent Hospital
These tie-ups facilitate a tremendous opportunity to learn and treat various clinical conditions and to interact with the patients. Students will have regular clinical postings in these hospitals. AWH Out Patient physiotherapy clinic is well equipped and highly sophisticated to provide a hands on training for students.
Candidates seeking admission to the course should have passed the BPT course or the Calicut University of BPT/B.Sc. (PT)
course of other Universities, which are recognized by the Calicut University
Application for admission shall be made in prescribed formats available with the prospectus. The cost of one set of prospectus and application form is RS.300/- in cash / in person. Those who decide to have it by post shall send a DD for RS. 400/- in favor of "Association for Welfare of the Handicapped" payable at Calicut. The last date for issue of Prospectus and Application form is declared from time to time. The filled in application forms with enclosures should reach the principal of the college latest by the last date. Candidates whose applications are found acceptable shall be called for an interview.
T.C and conduct certificates from the institutions last attended
2 copies of passport size and 1 stamp size photo
SC,ST,OEC, candidates should produce community certificate