BIRS Program Information

The exciting and challenging DPT program is offered in a 5 years, Annual format. The curriculum of Doctor of Physical Therapy is verified by the Higher Education Commission Pakistan (HEC).

  • The curriculum includes a variety of professional training/educational experiences to prepare students to enter PT practice.

Students benefit from significant hands-on clinical practical labs and formal lectures/discussions led by faculty with experience in each clinical practice area, clinical problem solving activities.

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the BIRS prepares graduates for professional practice and is designed as an entry-level, first PT degree. Throughout the program, students develop necessary communication skills in addition to professional and manual skills and techniques. Strong emphasis is placed on gaining clinical reasoning/problem solving skills and the ability to practice as an independent primary care provider in any employment setting. Graduates will also have the capability of assuming responsibilities in areas of administration, consultation and research in physical therapy.