Master of Physiotherapy

Overview of the Programme

Master Of Physiotherapy

Welcome to Garden City University (GCU), a premier institution offering a Master of Physiotherapy program in Bangalore. At GCU, we strive to provide a comprehensive and industry-driven curriculum that equips students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the field of physiotherapy. Here’s why GCU is the best choice for pursuing your Master of Physiotherapy:

This program covers key courses such as Applied Kinesiology, Advanced Physical and Functional Diagnosis, Exercise Physiology, and Recent Advances in Evidence-Based Practice. This ensures that you receive a well-rounded education, combining theoretical knowledge with practical applications.

Course Structure

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Purpose of the Course

Programme Highlights

Pedagogy and Assessment

At Garden City University, our Masters in Physiotherapy degree program adopts a variety of dynamic learning approaches specifically tailored to the field of physiotherapy. Through engaging mini projects, students unleash their creativity, problem-solving skills, and teamwork abilities. We empower our students to explore and delve deeper into their areas of interest through independent study using MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) platforms. This self-directed learning approach enables them to enhance their knowledge and skills in specialized areas of physiotherapy.

Our Master’s in Physiotherapy students benefit from practical exposure and hands-on learning opportunities at PhysioCare, the dedicated out-patient Physiotherapy clinic. This allows them to apply their knowledge and skills in a real clinical setting, under the guidance of experienced faculty members. The pinnacle of our pedagogy is the major project, which allows Master’s in Physiotherapy students to delve deep into a subject of their choice.

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Fee Structure for the Academic Year 2024-25

Domestic / NRI Fee Structure

Programmes
MPT

Course Duration
2 years

1st Installment
INR 75,000

3 Subsequent Installments
INR 80,000

International Fee Structure

Programmes
MPT

Course Duration
2 years

1st Installment
$ 1400

3 Subsequent Installments
$ 1200

OTHER FEES

CAUTION DEPOSIT : Rs. 5000/- to be paid by all the  students.

(Rs. 3000/- will be refunded after successful completion of the course and Rs. 2000/- would be retained towards registration fees for life time Alumni Association Membership)

EXAMINATION FEES PER SEMESTER

PG Programs: Rs.3500/-

Programme Prospects

Three decades of legacy and strong placement initiatives have ensured that GCU Graduates are highly employable in various industries. The strong alumni base provides hand holding for a smooth transition from the classroom to the corporate world.

Job Opportunities

Career Path

After completing a Master of Physiotherapy degree at GCU, you will have a wide range of exciting and rewarding career opportunities in the field of physiotherapy.

Here are some of the most trending career paths that open up for Master of Physiotherapy graduates:

Clinical Physiotherapist: As a clinical physiotherapist, you will assess and treat patients with various musculoskeletal, neurological, and respiratory conditions. You can work in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, private clinics, or sports centers. Recruiting companies: Apollo Hospitals, Fortis Healthcare, Manipal Hospitals.

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List of companies where UG & PG Dept of Physiotherapy students of GCU got placement opportunities:

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I apply for admission to Garden City University?

Apply online through this link https://admissions.gardencity.university/ or Schedule an appointment through the link below to meet with a counselor at the admissions office.
Register and verify your email to initiate the application process.
Submit your application and pay the Rs 2000/- fee.
Receive a conditional offer letter after your application is reviewed, which outlines the conditions for acceptance.
Comply with the conditions stated in the offer letter, meeting eligibility criteria, fulfil specific requirements, complete assigned tasks, and pay the first instalment fee.
Upon meeting the conditions, receive an Enrolment Letter confirming your acceptance into the program.

Are there scholarships or finance options available for students?

Garden City University is committed to supporting students in their academic pursuits through scholarships and finance options.
For information on Scholarship please visit https://www.gardencity.university/scholarship/ or speak to our Admission Counsellor at +919019921992.
Garden City University has collaborations with Non-Banking Financial Companies(NBFCs) that offer interest-free student loans specifically for fee payments. For any assistance, please speak to our Admission Counsellor at +919019921992.

What are the co-curricular and extracurricular activities practised at GCU?

The University has a highly acclaimed and active NCC unit which organises parades and involves itself in activities at a National level. The NSS wing of the University has human care, sustainable practices, educating the downtrodden as its core activities. The NSS has adopted five villages of Bangalore in line with the vision of the Government of India’s Swachhata Abhiyan mission and being recognised among the top 65 institutions in the country making it the right candidate to be chosen for the hall of fame. The University has 35 clubs ranging from Debate to music to badminton to futsal to frisbee to chess to dance. Core teams comprising of students participate in media coverage of national and international events (https://www.gardencity.university/campus-life/calendar-of-events/), fashion show which is a part of the fashion and apparel design school with international brands (https://www.gardencity.university/campus-life/calendar-of-events/), entrepreneurship and management club, incubation club, research club, beekeeping club, catering club and so on. Being an Interdisciplinary studies University there is much emphasis on giving the student a rounded perspective of studies and activities of individual interest.

What is the teaching style at Garden City University?

Garden City University follows a combination of teaching methods, including lectures, interactive sessions, group discussions, case studies, practical demonstrations, blended learning, self-directed study, and more.

Does Garden City University facilitate internships for students?

Absolutely! Garden City University has seamlessly integrated compulsory internships into its curriculum across all programs. GCU has  established collaborations with numerous industries and organizations to offer extensive internship opportunities for our students. These internships play a pivotal role in providing practical exposure, enhancing professional skills, and fostering industry connections, thus preparing students for successful careers.

Does Garden City University provide hostel facilities?

Yes, the university provides separate hostel facilities for male and female students. To know more, please visit https://www.gardencity.university/campus-life/accommodation/

Overview of the Programme

Master Of Physiotherapy

Welcome to Garden City University (GCU), a premier institution offering a Master of Physiotherapy program in Bangalore. At GCU, we strive to provide a comprehensive and industry-driven curriculum that equips students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the field of physiotherapy.

Here’s why GCU is the best choice for pursuing your Master of Physiotherapy:

This program covers key courses such as Applied Kinesiology, Advanced Physical and Functional Diagnosis, Exercise Physiology, and Recent Advances in Evidence-Based Practice. This ensures that you receive a well-rounded education, combining theoretical knowledge with practical applications.

GCU believes in the power of practical experience. Our Master of Physiotherapy program emphasizes hands-on learning, enabling you to develop expertise in physiotherapy assessment, diagnosis, and advanced techniques across all specializations. You will gain valuable exposure to real-world scenarios, preparing you for a successful career.

We understand the importance of specialized skills in the field of physiotherapy. At GCU, you will learn a wide range of techniques, including manual therapy, neurological techniques, ICU techniques, and sports physiotherapy. This diverse skill set will make you a versatile and sought-after professional. Garden City University (GCU) offers rigorous learning in professional tools and techniques that are designed to enhance your credentials and improve your employability in the field of physiotherapy.

Our Master’s in Physiotherapy program provides specialized training in various areas, including: Orthopedic Techniques: Mckenzie Method, Maitland Technique, Mulligan Concept Neurological Techniques: NDT (Neurodevelopmental Treatment) for children, Bobath Concept, Brunstrom Approach Cardiorespiratory Techniques: ICU Techniques, Airway Clearance Techniques, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, ACSN Protocol for Sports OBG (Obstetrics and Gynecology) Techniques: Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation, Antenatal and Postnatal Interventions, Diastasis Recti Rehabilitation, Lactation Rehabilitation Sports Techniques: Injury Prevention, Kinesio Taping, Myofascial Release, Ballistic Training, Perturbation Training, On-field Training. By mastering these techniques, you will acquire specialized skills that are highly valued in the field of physiotherapy.

GCU encourages research-based learning, fostering an environment where students can explore and contribute to the field of physiotherapy. As part of the program, you will have the opportunity to conduct research and submit a dissertation in the fourth semester, allowing you to deepen your understanding and make a meaningful impact.

GCU has established collaborations with renowned multispecialty hospitals, sports centers, and special schools, providing you with valuable industry exposure. These partnerships ensure that our curriculum remains relevant and up-to-date with the latest advancements in physiotherapy.

To enhance your learning experience, we regularly invite experts from the industry to deliver guest lectures and share their insights. This allows you to gain valuable perspectives and stay updated on emerging trends and practices in the field of physiotherapy.

At GCU, we believe in nurturing your entrepreneurial spirit. We provide opportunities for you to explore and develop your business acumen in the field of physiotherapy. Additionally, our mentorship programs ensure that you receive guidance and support from experienced professionals throughout your academic journey.

GCU offers professional certifications to further enhance your credentials and employability. These certifications validate your expertise and demonstrate your commitment to excellence in the field of physiotherapy.

We believe in the power of interdisciplinary learning. GCU offers cross-disciplinary collaboration, allowing you to engage with students from different fields and broaden your perspective. Moreover, our international tie-up with UCJC Spain provides study abroad programs and enriches your educational experience with a global perspective.

At GCU, we believe in holistic development. We have various clubs that promote co-curricular activities, giving you opportunities to pursue your interests beyond academics. These activities contribute to your personal growth and help you build a well-rounded profile.

By choosing Garden City University for your Master of Physiotherapy, you will be joining a prestigious institution that prioritizes practical learning, industry collaborations, research, and personal development. Our dedicated faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and industry-driven curriculum ensure that you receive a top-quality education and are well-prepared to excel in your career as a physiotherapist.

Program Highlights

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Physio-United is the alumni startup of Garden City University. This startup focuses on connecting physiotherapist under one platform and link with the potential patients via tele-medicine concept. This startup was founded by Mr. Divaker Kumar.  GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup founder to plan and launch the startup successfully at Garden City University Campus. Link of the videos relating to events and activities conducted by Physio-United is given below,

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Haura is the under-graduate student startup from the School of Sciences, Department of Life Sciences. This startup focuses on providing beauty and cosmetic products focusing on aromatherapy. This startup was founded by Ms. Darathi Fatima.  GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup founder to plan and launch the startup successfully at Garden City University Campus. Link of the videos relating to events and activities conducted by Haura is given below,

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UAV Systems is the external startup of Garden City University. This startup focuses on manufacturing low cost commercial drones. The brand slogan of the startup is “Make drones work for India”. This startup was founded by Mr. Shivaraman. GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup founder to plan various aspects of startups at Garden City University Campus. Link of the videos relating to events and activities conducted by UAV System is given below,

  1. https://youtu.be/twNveHMuyGU
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Woofy is the alumna startup of Garden City University. This startup focuses on providing healthy food for the pets and other pet care services. This startup was founded by Ms. Varsha. GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup to secure funding after reviewing her business plan and the trial done in the market. Link of the video relating to events and activities conducted by Woofy is given below,

https://youtu.be/cT3OZo7M77E?si=OjmzJ_EutaxTYreQ

Bakeluscious is the under-graduate student startup from the School of Professional Studies, Department of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology. This home-based startup focuses on crafting creative bakery and confectionary products by providing high end customization options to the customers. This startup was founded by Ms. Shivani. GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup founder to plan and launch the startup successfully at Garden City University Campus. Link of the videos relating to events and activities conducted by Bakeluscious is given below,

  1. https://youtu.be/A0Ebx3CInJ4
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Shaahi Bawarchi is the under-graduate student startup from the School of Professional Studies, Department of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology. This startup focuses on providing authentic culinary experience to the customers visiting the restaurants. The startup also focuses on conducting customized outdoor catering events based on the special requirements of the customers. This startup was founded by Ms. Jasmeet. GCU Incubation Centre helped the startup founder to plan and launch the startup successfully at Garden City University Campus. Link of the videos relating to events and activities conducted by Shaahi Bawarchi is given below,

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