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Dr. M.V. Shetty College of Physiotherapy


Dr. M.V. Shetty College of Physiotherapy was established in 1990 and was the first college to offer the Bachelor of Physiotherapy course in Karnataka affiliated to Mangalore University. Presently the college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences Bangalore & is recognized by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists & IAGP. The courses in Physiotherapy offered by this College are well sought after by aspiring students from various parts of India and South Asia.

Physiotherapy is an integral part of modern medicine and has a major role in prevention and medical rehabilitation of physically handicapped. It has a major role in diagnosis, preventive and prognosis of many disorders like paralysis orthopedic conditions, arthritis and joint diseases and cardio-respiratory disorders. The courses in physiotherapy belong to allied medical science which is developing very fast.

Dr. M.V.Shetty college of Physiotherapy offers Two Courses Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) and Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka.


Physical therapy is a health care profession which provides services to individuals to develop, maintain and restore the maximum physical movement, fitness and functional ability throughout life. This includes providing services in circumstances where movement, fitness and function are threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors. The Physiotherapy Programme of Dr. M.V.Shetty College is committed to provide high quality education to meet the continuing professional and developmental needs of Physiotherapists by exposure to the full spectrum of academic and clinical training opportunities and a sound and dynamic working environment.


Our Special features:

1. Excellent teaching faculty
2. Integrated theory and practice
3. Strong graduate employment record
4. Multifaceted clinical experience
5. Friendly and supportive atmosphere


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