in association with AMRI Hospitals Ltd.

Bachelor of Physio Therapy (BPT) 4½ years Course

OVERVIEW

Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies is the first private physiotherapy college in Kolkata. The Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T) started in the year 2004 and is of 4 ½ years duration. Candidates are eligible for the degree of Bachelor in Physiotherapy when they have undergone the prescribed course of study for a period of 4 ½ years which includes six month compulsory internship.

SCOPE

Physiotherapy provides tremendous opportunities in health services as well as in academics. It offers scope for specialization in Orthopedics, Neurology, Sports, Gynecology etc,. A candidate can pursue Master and a Doctoral degree for specialization in clinics or academics.

On successful completion of the course one becomes a health care professional institutionally educated and clinically trained in the field of physiotherapy.

One can also independently practice the profession in a clinic or establish a clinic or seek employment in a hospital (Government or Private).You can pursue higher education at the Masters degree level or any other higher qualification in India or abroad or take up further research in the field of Physiotherapy.

CLINICAL TRAINING

Our aim is to ensure that students are given a wide range of experience in a variety of clinical settings and placements are allocated accordingly.

The Institute conducts all its practical training at AMRI Hospitals Ltd., Dr. B C Roy Post Graduate Institute of Paediatric Sciences, IPGMER and SSKM Hospital, CNMC, Belle Vue Clinic, Marwari Relief Society, Sikar Bhawan and B.M. Birla Heart Institute, Kolkata during the 4½ years course.

Students within the program will experience a range of exciting and challenging learning opportunities as Physiotherapists work with people of all ages and abilities.

A high proportion of teaching will take place in small groups, including practical workshops and tutorial activities. Additionally, extensive practical training will be conducted in the institution clinic, hospital, OPD and IPD in a variety of settings will be completed the majority in the third and fourth years.

INTERNSHIP

There shall be 6 months of internship after the final examination for the candidate who have successfully passed their examination.

No one shall be awarded the degree certificate without successfully completing 6 months of internship.

The compulsory rotatory internship period will cover clinical branches concerned with Physiotherapy such as Orthopaedics, Cardiopulmonary, Neurology including ICU, Leprosy, Paediatrics, General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Intensive and Critical Care, Sports etc.

ADMISSION PROCEDURE

Eligibility

B.P.T: The candidate must pass H.S. (10+2) examination of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent from any recognized Board/Council in regular class mode.

The candidate must secure at least 50% (40% for SC/ST/OBC-A & B, PwD candidates) marks in aggregate of Physics, Chemistry and Biology and with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical separately, wherever applicable) in each subject also with a pass mark in English.

The candidate must be medically fit to undergo the course.

Procedure

Student who are interested to take admission For 2020-2021 academic sessions, the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) will conduct common entrance examination titled JENPAS-UG-2020 (formarly known as JENPAUH) for admission to Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) for the state of West Bengal.

Date of Examination: 10th May 2020 (Sunday)

Online Application: 23rd January to 13th February 2020

The application for this examination will be received ONLINE through this portal.

RULES AND REGULATION

Attendance

A candidate is required to have a minimum 80% attendance of the total classes conducted in a year in all subjects prescribed for that year, separately in theory and practical classes to become eligible to appear for the University examination. Vacation and other holidays are decided by the WBUHS and are strictly followed.

Internal Assessment

Examinations comprise written, oral and practical tests. Written assignments (research based) will be introduced from the 3rd year onwards.

University Examination

The WBUHS is the sole authority to conduct the University Examination. After the completion of the course the WBUHS awards a Bachelor's Degree in Physiotherapy.

News & Events

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  • April 2020

    NIHS has started online classes for continuation of studies during this pandemic period of COVID 19.

  • March 2020

    Organized a Physiotherapy camp for Musculoskeletal (MS) pain for all Kolkata Police Traffic Guards at the Institute premises on 6th & 7th March 2020.

  • February 2020

    2nd Year & 3rd Year BPT Examination 2019 were commenced.

  • January 2020

    03.01.2020College reopen

    06.01.2020NIHS college picnic was organized at Abakash near Barasat. Student participated in different games organized.

    08.01.2020Final BPT Examination 2019 commenced.

    10.01.2020NIHS Faculty members were invited as speaker in Annual Conference of Society of Indian Physiotherapists (SIP).

  • December 2019

    Organised Cancer Rehabilitation Workshop with Resource Person Dr. Shailendra Mehta.

    Organised Free Physiotherapy and Mobility aids distribution camp in collaboration with Rotary Club Of Calcutta, Chowrenghee.

  • November 2019

    Induction of MPT, Fitfeet camp at Bangalore, 16th November.

    Organised SIP-TALK on Manifestations of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome by Dr. Upendra Goswami, 01st Nov, 2019.

  • October 2019

    Durga Puja vacation starts from 05th October and college reopen on 20th Oct.

    Dr. Shabnam Agarwal received award from vice chancellor of Janardhan Rai University and sharing stage with Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Rajasthan.

    Dr. Shabnam Agarwal received award from vice chancellor of Janardhan Rai University and sharing stage with Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Rajasthan.

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