Diploma in Physiotherapy Technician (DPT)

Physiotherapists help people of all ages who have physical problems caused by illness, accident or ageing.

NIMT Hospital, Greater Noida

2 Years

Undergraduate Diploma

Physiotherapy techniques can improve the ability to use parts of the body that have been affected by disease or injury. For example, arthritis is a long-term condition that causes painful and stiff joints. Physiotherapy can help to keep the joints mobile (able to move) and strengthen the surrounding muscles. Physiotherapists may work in hospitals, private practices or with the social services. Working with the social services, for example, they provide care in the community for elderly people.

Programme Objectives

  • To produce graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative, that will contribute towards physiotherapy services and patient care.
  • To produce graduates who have effective leadership and teamwork skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in physiotherapy services.
  • To produce graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and professional development.
  • To produce graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • To produce graduates who are equipped with technopreneurial skills and ability to recognize business opportunities.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in physiotherapy will be able to:

  • Knowledge
    Demonstrate fundamental knowledge in therapeutic sciences towards providing physiotherapy related services.
  • Practical skills
    Demonstrate appropriate assessment techniques, interpret finding and implement the effective physiotherapy treatment.
  • Social skills and responsibilities
    Demonstrate sensitivities and responsibilities toward the community, culture, religion and environment.
  • Ethics, professionalism and humanities
    Adhere to legal, ethical principles and the professional code of conduct in physiotherapy services.
  • Communication, leadership and team skills
    Demonstrate effective leadership, team work and communication skills.
  • Scientific methods, critical thinking and problem solving skills
    Appreciate evidence-based practices and current approaches towards enhancing physiotherapy services, research and development and technopreneurial ventures.
  • Lifelong learning and information management skills
    Recognize the need for and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning.
  • Entrepreneurship and managerial skills
    Demonstrate an understanding of management, business practices and technopreneurial competencies.

Fee Structure

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Part 2
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Second Year
Third Year
Fourth Year
Fifth Year
First Year Fee
Second Year Fee
Third Year Fee
Fourth Year Fee
Fifth Year Fee
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What is the minimum qualification for DPT?

10+2 - Science Stream only, NIOS : Minimum 5 Subjects Pass. English not required. English preferred.   Age Requirement: "Minimum Age 17
Maximum Age: No limit
Science Stream PCB and PCM both. "


Is financial aid available?

There’s a range of financial help available to students at NIMT, including government student loans for tuition fees and living costs, various government scholarship schemes, and college-level scholarship aids.

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What is the fee structure of Diploma in Physiotherapy and Diploma in OTT?
  1. One time application fee: INR 1000
  2. First year fee: INR 54,000
  3. Subsequent years fee: INR 54,000 per annum
  4. Examination Fee: INR As per university norms & subject to change
  5. Above fee is exclusive of accomodation charges (if required) as well as clinical training fee.

Is there a loan facility available for the program?

NIMT has tied up with Credenc to help students avail education loans easily from a number of banks and NBFCs. The education loans for the students of NIMT are offered based on the credit history of the co-applicant and academic performance of the applicant.

Yes, loan facility can be availed for the payment of the program fee.  Loan applications can take up to 2 weeks to get processed, hence candidates are advised to apply for loan as soon as they are shortlisted. To apply click here.

Can I do a payment each 6 months in stead of a yearly payment?

Yes but each academic year has a deadline of clearing that current academic year fee payment. The deadline date for each academic year is 10th of January month.


Which country pays highest salary to physiotherapist?
  • Australia. Physiotherapists in Australia are paid a salary of between $37000 to $66000 a year.
  • Canada. Physiotherapists in Canada earn between $36000 and $72000 a year.
  • United States of America (US) The physiotherapy salary in the US ranges from $46000 to $91000 per year.
  • Singapore.
  • Dubai.

Is physiotherapy a good career option?

Physiotherapy is no more a blue collared job. ... Physiotherapy is considered as a lucrative career option for science students who intend to serve in the health sector. Students after completing their masters/ research in the subject choose to open their own Physiotherapy centers'

Is physiotherapy in demand in India?

Scope of Physiotherapy is vast and a physiotherapist can earn well in India as well as abroad. Physiotherapy has great demand in countries like USA, UK, AUSTRALIA and Canada. Career of Physiotherapy in India is also good. Physiotherapy Income is nice and salary of physiotherapist is in lakhs in big cities.

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Advisory Council

Retired Judge, Allahabad High Court

Hon’ble Dr. Justice Satish Chandra

Ex VC NLSIU, Bengaluru

Prof. (Dr.) R. Venkata Rao


Prof. SukhPal Singh

Admission Process

Admission is a four step process that begins with an application


Submit Application

As first step, submit application for admission by the application deadline.

November 26, 2022


Application Review & Verification

Your submited application for admission will be reviewed and uploaded documents verified.



Merit List/ Decision Letter

The decision of admissions committee shall be communicated to you throuh merit list/decision letter


Course Begins

On the communicated date, the semester begins with orientation and commencement ceremony

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