The Master in Physiotherapy program, started in 2003, is provided by MCHP Manipal in the following streams:

  • MPT Musculoskeletal Sciences
  • MPT Neurosciences
  • MPT Cardiopulmonary Sciences
  • MPT Pediatrics
  • MPT Obsterics & Gynaecology
  • MPT Geriatrics
  • MPT Community Physiotherapy


Career prospects  

  • Corporate hospitals
  • Rehabilitation centres, polyclinics
  • Training institutions in India and abroad
  • Private practice
  • Research.


Program Educational Objectives, Program Outcome, and Course Outline - Masters in Physiotherapy

 MPT Cardiopulmonary sciences

MPT Community Physiotherapy

MPT Geriatrics

MPT Musculoskeletal Sciences

MPT Neurosciences


MPT Pediatrics

Key Dates & Deadlines


Apr 15 23

Apr ' 23

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date


2 years (4 semesters)

Career Paths

Physiotherapy is one of the fastest growing and evolving health professions. Prospective physiotherapists may choose to work in multispecialty hospitals or work in private practice and rehabilitation centers. Further career progression involves pursuing a doctor research degree.
Other exiting career pathways include academia and administration.

Campus Placements

Invictus Performance Lab, Bangalore; Qi spine clinics; NewRO rehabilitation center, Bangalore.


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Innovative Center
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research

Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes