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Are you ready to take the first step towards an exciting and meaningful career in healthcare? Our Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is a 5 years degree program which offers a profound educational experience that opens doors to a world of opportunities.
Minimum: 5 years (10 Regular semesters)
Maximum: 7 Years
A student must successfully complete the course work outlined in this degree study plan with a minimum of 160 Credit Hours and attain a minimum CGPA of 2.0 out of 4.0.
Why Choose DPT Program at SS-CASE-IT?
1. Comprehensive Curriculum: Our program spans five years (10 semesters), equivalent to 17 years of schooling. It equips you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the field of physical therapy. From foundational science courses to behavioral science and clinically based courses, our curriculum provides a well-rounded education.
2. Clinical Expertise: You’ll become a Doctor of Physical Therapy, capable of diagnosing and treating movement dysfunctions caused by injuries or diseases. Our program covers manual therapy techniques, exercise therapy, electrotherapy, and preventive measures, making you a versatile and competent practitioner.
3. Career Prospects: As a DPT graduate, you’ll be in high demand. Physical Therapists with a DPT degree are the practitioners of choice for diagnosing, intervening, and preventing impairments, activity limitations, participation restrictions, and environmental barriers related to movement and health. The job prospects in this field are excellent, with opportunities in hospitals, clinics, sports facilities, and more.
4. International Recognition: Our DPT degree meets international standards for physical therapy education, making it easier for graduates to obtain equivalencies abroad. Whether you choose to practice in Pakistan or explore opportunities worldwide, this program provides a solid foundation. Moreover we are teaching English and the other foundation courses and imparting the required skills to obtain practice licenses of the foreign countries. After preparing the students fully we expect them to obtain these practicing licenses immediately after graduation, opening the doors to the global job market.
5. Transformative Experience: At our department of Allied Medical and Health Sciences, we go beyond academics. We cultivate critical thinking, evidence-based practice, and clinical reasoning, empowering you to excel thus making a real difference in patients’ lives. Your journey here is not just an education; it’s a transformative experience.
By choosing our DPT program, you’re embarking on a path that leads to a fulfilling and impactful career. Become a healthcare professional who rightly diagnoses, treats, and thus enhances the well-being of individuals and creates a healthy society.
Your future as a Doctor of Physical Therapy begins here—where knowledge, compassion, and opportunity converge.
Apply now to unlock your potential and shape a brighter future globally in the fild of healthcare!
1. The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) with at least 50% unadjusted marks from a recognized Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education of Pakistan, or an equivalent examination as recognized by Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). (additional foundation courses shall be offered by Institute to all the students not having the required HSSC subjects)
2. All foreign equivalent examinations like Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate Advanced Level, British General Certificate of Education Advanced Level, American High School Graduation Diploma (HSG Diploma), etc. must provide a certificate of equivalence with HSSC with at least 50% unadjusted marks issued by IBCC. (additional foundation courses shall be offered by Institute to all the students not having the required HSSC subjects)
3. B. Tech (Hons) / B.S / B.Sc. / Bachelor of Technology (with relevant discipline) or equivalent qualification duly recognized by HEC obtaining at least 60% unadjusted marks with a maximum of one-year exemption as determined by the Department Academic Affairs Committee.
4. Rounding off the percentage figure to make it 50% will not be considered towards eligibility.
Courses of Doctor of Physical Therapy (5 Years Program):
A tentative plan of study is given below
Introduction To Computer
Behavioral Sciences (Psychiatry & Psychology)
Bio Statistics II / University Optional
English-III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills
Professional Practice (Laws, Ethics & Administration)
Scientific Inquiry & Research Methodology
Biochemistry & Genetics I
Biochemistry& Genetics II
Anatomy-IV (Neuro Anatomy)
Pathology & Microbiology I
Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging
Health & Wellness
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Discipline Specific Courses
Biomechanics & Ergonomics-I
Biomechanics & Ergonomics-II
Physical Agents & Electrotherapy I
Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques
Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy
Prosthetics & Orthotics
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy
Emergency Procedures & Primary Care In Physical Therapy
Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis
Integumentry Physical Therapy
Pediatric Physical Therapy
Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy
Sports Physical Therapy
Supervised Clinical Practice I
Supervised Clinical Practice II
Supervised Clinical Practice III
Supervised Clinical Practice IV
Supervised Clinical Practice V
Supervised Clinical Practice VI
Research Project / Final Project