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.
|Refundable Security||At the time of admission||
|Hostel dues during summer Vacations||June July||
|Fee Item||Schedule||Pak Rupees|
|Admission Fee||At the time of admission||
|University Enrolment 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||
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.
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.