MPT (Physiotherapy) Master of Physiotherapy

School of Allied Health Sciences

Master of Physiotherapy is a postgraduate program that equips students with advanced knowledge and skills in the field of physiotherapy. The course is designed to provide students with a deeper understanding of the human body and the principles and practices of physiotherapy with advanced concepts in physiotherapy, including manual therapy, electrotherapy, and exercise prescription.

The program is usually spread over two-years and comprises of theoretical and clinical practice where students get hands-on experience in treating patients with various orthopedic, Neurology, Cardiopulmonary, pediatrics, Surgical & neuromuscular conditions. Students also delve deeper into research methodologies and evidence-based practice, learning how to critically evaluate research papers and apply the findings to their clinical practice.

The Postgraduate Physiotherapy program is designed with the goal to create a Physiotherapist possessing the ability to assess, plan and implement rehabilitative programs that improve or restore human motor functions, maximize movement ability, relieve pain syndromes, and treat or prevent physical challenges associated with injuries, diseases and other impairments. They apply a broad range of physical therapies and techniques such as movement, ultrasound, heating, laser and other techniques. They may develop and implement programmes for screening and prevention of common physical ailments and disorders.

The post-graduation program typically covers a wide range of specialization in Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) in Orthopedics, Sports, Orthopedics with Manual Therapy, Orthopedics with Sports, Neurology with Psychosomatic Disorders and Cardiopulmonary Conditions.


  • To equip students with a strong foundation of knowledge in anatomy, physiology, and radiology of the human body.
  • To develop students' clinical reasoning and problem-solving skills to effectively assess, diagnose, and treat patients with various conditions.
  • To provide students with hands-on training and practical experience in various areas of physiotherapy, such as orthopedics, neurology, pediatrics, sports medicine, Gynecology and cardio-respiratory physiotherapy.
  • To prepare students to work collaboratively with other healthcare professionals in interdisciplinary teams to provide comprehensive care to patients.
  • To develop students' communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with patients, families, and healthcare teams.
  • To instill in students a strong sense of professionalism, ethics, and social responsibility in their practice.
  • To foster a culture of lifelong learning and professional development in students, enabling them to keep up with the latest advances in physiotherapy practice and research.
  • To prepare students to become leaders and advocates for the profession, and to contribute to the development of the physiotherapy field both locally and globally.

Key Information


2 Years


BPT with min. 50%

Selection Procedure

Entrance Test + PI


As per University norms

Tuition Fee


Caution Money



*Lab & Library fee will be charged separately

Career Prospects

  • Currently there are tremendous openings for Indian physiotherapists to work in developed nations and Eastern countries.  Moreover, the   increasingly sedentary urban lifestyle and lack of exercise brings on body aches and pains, which require the assistance of specialized physiotherapists.
  • Numerous clinics, hospitals, health departments, private nursing homes and rehabilitation centres in India and abroad are specialized areas where the physiotherapists are employed.
  • Physiotherapists with specialization in the areas, such as paediatrics, geriatrics, neurology, cardio respiratory, and orthopaedics are in great demand all over the globe.
  • Physiotherapists can also obtain a doctorate and become involved in research.
  • Physiotherapists that demonstrate a high level of skill, knowledge and competence in their work may find many opportunities for growth, such as moving into supervisory or management positions, teaching positions, or they may decide to open their own physiotherapy clinic or service.

Applying for Admissions 2022-23

  1. Consultant Physiotherapist in Multi-specialty Hospitals,
  2. Health Care Centers,
  3. NGOs;
  4. Corporate Physiotherapist in MNCs;
  5. Health Care Physiotherapy Instructor in Modern Gymnasiums;
  6. Ergonomic Care Advisor
  7. Physiotherapist in Special Schools for Physically Challenged Children;
  8. Physiotherapist in Old Age Residential Homes
  9. To work as sports physiotherapists along with Sports Associations, Sports Team, individually hired physiotherapist by elite athletes
  10. To work as entrepreneur in Rehabilitation Center/ Organization
  11. To work as private practitioner by running Private Physiotherapy Practice;
  12. To be an Academician as faculty in upcoming Universities and Colleges
  13. To work as clinical researcher in clinical researches funded by Govt. of India and foreign organizations, agencies, professional bodies etc.

Normally, a Physiotherapist working in a hospital-physiotherapy department starts with a minimum Rs. 4-5 lakhs per annum and generally has sharing income from out-patient department and from patients seen in In-patient department. As the profession is skill- oriented, so with good skill and hands, one can excel in his/her career in terms of remuneration.

Jaipur National University ,College of Physiotherapy provides Master of Physiotherapy (M.P.T.) in Dual Specialization Specialties:

  • Orthopedics +Manual Therapy
  • Orthopedics +Sports
  • Neurology +Psychosomatic Disorders
  • Cardiopulmonary

Orthopedics +Manual Therapy Physiotherapy is a specialty of physiotherapy science which plays a significant role in therapeutic management of orthopedic disorders, dysfunctions, trauma, surgery, joint replacement surgery, rheumatologic and degenerative disorders, amputees, handicapped, geriatric care etc. by manual therapy procedures and therapeutic exercises.

Sports Physiotherapy is a specialty of physiotherapy science that plays a major role in multidisciplinary approach in prevention, therapeutic management of Orthopedic & Sports injuries. Scientific approaches of sports training, physiological conditioning, bio-mechanical and kinesiological analysis, fitness testing, sports psychology, doping, anthropometry, sports nutrition, assessment and management of injured athletes are dealt comprehensively.

Neurological Physiotherapy is a specialized physiotherapy science which plays a major role in comprehensive therapeutic management of degenerative diseases, stroke,demyelinating diseases, balance disorders, head injury, disorders of cerebral circulation, spinal injuries and fractures, pain, neuropsychological problems, developmental disorders, movement disorders, disorders of muscle tone, critical illness, neuro-surgical conditions, psychiatric Disorder ,geriatric rehabilitation etc. with the use of various neuro-rehabilitation procedures.

Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy is a specialized physiotherapy science wherein comprehensive rehabilitation is done after cardiothoracic surgery, for respiratory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, intensive care in respiratory and cardiac conditions, vascular surgery, pediatrics neonatal respiratory intensive care and many other conditions.

Depending on the speciality chosen and basic knowledge from undergraduate level, the students are taught a blend of subjects which help to build better in- depth understanding of their specialization. Emphasis on research and biostatistics, interdisciplinary learning, pedagogy and ethics and law is given. Physiotherapeutic skills in both basic and advanced level i.e., manual therapy and rehabilitation approaches are part of the curriculum.

After passing MPT, a student can pursue Ph.D, fellowships program and certified courses in different specialized branches to enhance their academic interest.

Clinical research is a new upcoming area in medical sciences and it is widely developing in India as seen in western countries. Physiotherapists in India are now switching over to Evidence Based Practice which is only possible by conducting researches. As this is a growing field in medical arena, research has great scope in physiotherapy, as with more research work better techniques and skills can be developed for rehabilitation of the patients.

Physiotherapy is a very promising, rewarding and satisfactory profession abroad, and, as paramedical science, has a larger role and responsibility in a hospital scenario. After clearing the licensing examination of the given country, it opens up wide opportunities for the physiotherapists.

  • The MPT program in J Jaipur National University has been designed keeping in mind the international trends, skills and corporate requirements.
  • The overall development of the students personality is the prime objective. The personal and professional development is carried through intense research and international collaboration.
  • MPT program was started in 2017 by Jaipur National University and this year shall be the 4th year.
  • The course is taught by highly qualified faculties including medical doctors, surgeons, physiotherapists, scientists, researchers, of Jaipur National University.
  • The department keeps organizing regular conferences & workshops in medical and physiotherapy areas for updating knowledge of staffs and students.
  • The department of physiotherapy has state-of-the-art OPD facilities with a good patient load connected with 1100 bedded hospital.
  • The department focuses on evidence based practice which is carried out in well equipped separate labs for Electrotherapy, Manual Therapy, Cardio Respiratory, Neurology & pediatric, & Sports Lab designed for research purposes.
  • The department focuses on holistic development of the students as Personality Development Programs and Inter disciplinary learning is incorporated into the curriculum.
  • The department is keen on providing international exposure to its students in the form of national & international conferences. The department hosted the Yuva’s-Youth Physio Conclave in 2017 in which 600 people from all over India participated.

    In 2018 JNU hosted 1ST Female Physiotherapy Summit –Femcon in October in association with Jaipur Physiotherapist Network where approximately 700 national and international delegates participated.

  • The Department of Physiotherapy has a well equipped Exercise Therapy Lab, Electrotherapy Lab, Sports & Manual Therapy lab, Orthopedics, Neurology & Cardiology lab.
  • For complete exposure of Physiotherapy practice the students are posted in the Out- patient department, which is a well equipped.
  • The comprehensive In-patient physiotherapy practice helps the students who get practical knowledge by postings in various wards & ICU’s.
  • Qualified faculty always helps the students for both Theoretical & Practical knowledge.
  • The students are also taken for Rural Postings & camps to attain a comprehensive knowledge regarding the health conditions & healthcare Systems in the rural areas.
  • The students are involved in community based programs of healthcare system.
  • The students are encouraged for co-curricular activities which involve academic activities such as Scientific Paper & Poster Presentation at Local, National & International levels; Sports Activities & Cultural Activities.

Bachelor of Physiotherapy recognized by any Indian University with pass marks (50%)