DPT Doctor of Physiotherapy
1. DPT Doctor of Physiotherapy

In keeping with recent growth and advancement of Physical Therapy professional in the world and especially in the United States of The America, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) curriculum is developed to prepare Physical Therapists for the independent practice in Pakistan, by emphasizing area such as differential diagnosis, applied pharmacology, diagnostic imaging, health care prevention and practice manager.However, with the increased recognition of Physical Therapist’s skills in diagnosing, treating and preventing illness and injuries has necessitated the profession to re-evaluate its goals for the future and move toward more autonomy in patient care.

According to America Physical Therapy association (APTA) “the vision for the future of the Physical Therapy profession is that by year 2020 Physical Therapy, treatment will be provided by Physical Therapists holding Doctor’s degree in Physical therapy, recognized by consumer and other health care professions as practitioners of choice to whom consumer have direct access for the diagnosis of, intervention for, and prevention of impairment, functional limitation and disabilities related to movement, function and health.

Since there is general trend of Physical Therapists to seek employment and admission for further studies in United States of America, it has become necessary to bring the courses of study in Pakistan at par. The program will also meet the requirement for independent practice in home land.

Eligibility Criteria DPT Minimum 55% marks in F.Sc. Pre-Medical or Equivalent
Fee Item Schedule Amount
Refundable Security At the time of admission
Hostel dues monthly
Hostel dues during summer Vacations June July
Fee Item Schedule Pak Rupees
Admission Fee At the time of admission
University Enrolment Fee Once
Tuition Fee Annual
Lab Fee Once
Security Refundable after completion of degree
Clinical Skills Development Fund 4th and 5th Year only
Total First Year Annual
2nd & 3rd Year Annual
4th & 5th Year Annual
10% off on tuition fee for students having F.Sc marks 800
20% off on tuition fee for students having F.Sc marks 900
30% off on tuition fee for students having F.Sc marks 950
100% off on tuition fee for students having F.Sc marks 980 (3 seats in each discipline)
30% off on early Admission discount first 20 admission in BS HND only
20% off for orphans
30% off for daughter of Doctors/Teachers/Armed Forces
Note * 5% increment in tuition fee may apply annually, University Exam are subject to charge at the end of annual year or semester

Admission will be notified in the major Urdu and English news papers. Applicant will be received on prescribed application form, available with prospectus. Merit based selected candidate who have to complete the admission requirements. Academic session will be commencing according to the schedule of University of Sargodha.

Eligibility Criteria

F.Sc. pre-medical or equivalent with minimum 55% marks
Maximum 25 years of age on closing date
Candidates from whole Pakistan can apply for open merit only
The following attested copies should be attached with the application form
a. Metric certificate showing date of birth
b. F.sc certificate from the recognized board.
c. Passport size photographs
d. Character certificate from the institution from the last attended
e. Copy of C.N.I.C./Form B.

For the final selection candidates will be interviewed at the Multan Institute of Health Sciences , Multan by the admission committee. Original documents will be kept with the institution till final examination. The candidate medically unfits or of unsatisfactory conduct shall not be eligible for admission. All candidates selected at the final interview will be examined for medical fitness. The health department government of Punjab has full rights to amend the rules policy at any time during the course of studies and the students are bound to observe accordingly.