Physiotherapy can be defined as the treatment of an injury or a deformity by physical methods through advanced technology, electrotherapy, and exercises rather than taking any drugs or medicines for the cure. It involves particular interventions for people whose movement and functions of the body are, or may be threatened by illness, ageing, disease, disability or any other factor. These interventions are designed and prescribed to develop and maintain fitness as well as health. Physical Therapy is a branch of rehabilitative medicine aimed at helping patients maintain, recover or improve their physical abilities.  
Physical Therapy or physiotherapy (can be abbreviated as PT) is a health care profession primarily concerned with the remediation of impairments and disabilities and the promotion of mobility, functional ability, quality of life and movement potential through examination, evaluation, diagnosis and physical intervention.

Santosh Physiotherapy College offering top-notch education and physiotherapy training. It was established in 1996 with the intention of offering the standard quality care treatment and excellent education in the field of physiotherapy. Over the past 27 years since its inception, it has continued to uphold its reputation as a leading Institution in the field of Allied Health Sciences. 
Our professionally qualified, trained, highly skilled faculty provides strategic teaching. It promotes comprehensive learning through a combination of teaching methods and classroom instructions with hands-on practical training and community interaction to promote holistic learning. 
Santosh Physiotherapy College is laying a strong foundation for all the students who aspire to start their careers in Physiotherapy. Alumni from Santosh are holding high ranking positions in various research and health fields in India as well as in foreign organizations.

Eligibility Criteria

Essential Qualification:

The student who passess 10+2 from PCB from Recognized Board with 45% aggregate Marks for General & 40% for OBC/SC/ST.


Admission Criteria:

Through Combined Paramedical Exam (CPE) conducted by ABVMU Lucknow. 
Santosh College of Physiotherapy is affiliated to Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University (ABVMU) and is approved by Indian Association of Physiotherapist (IAP).


Course Duration:   4 Years (6 months Internship).


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Program Outline

Anatomy:   It is the study of the structure and function of body parts. It can also be defined as the study of external and internal structures. Anatomy is also known as human anatomy which basically deals with the relations between the body parts. It includes a detailed description of body tissues, organs etc.

Biochemistry:   Biochemistry plays a significant role in physical therapy as it contributes to anabolic and catabolic activities through the energy system including aerobics and anaerobics. Biological science cannot exist without biochemistry. It is the most influential area of medical science. Students endorse in this subject will be able to gain knowledge of various research in biochemical processes.

Physiology:   It is defined as a study of the functions of the body parts. It is referred to as a treatment of the effects of any injury, illness by using manual therapy. Physiology is mainly a branch of health that involves the study of physical exercises on human body. It is used to treat diseases like obesity.

Exercise Therapy:   It is defined as a plan of physical activities prescribed to facilitate the patient's recovery from diseases under any conditions. This therapy is related to specific parts or muscles of the body. This subject is a basic approach for all the student’s studying physiotherapy, as it helps them know the importance of every exercise with time. This study helps students target specific and safe exercise activities for patients, from the early stage of healing to getting back to their activities or favourite sport.

Electro Therapy:   The therapy used for treating chronic pain, musculoskeletal injuries, muscle wasting and nerve pain by using controlled electrical stimulation. This topic helps in understanding the management and reduction of pain. Re-education of muscles is done by using proper stimulation.

Biomechanics:   It is the study of human motion. It is important to find out what causes injuries and how we can prevent them from occurring in the future. Students are professionally trained to detect biomechanical faults which can predispose to injuries.

Pharmacology:   Pharmacology is a vast subject that challenges the memory of students. There are a number of drugs that have been introduced, increasing every student’s burden. It can be defined as the study of the effects of drugs on the function of living systems.

Pathology:  It is a process by which a therapist interacts with a patient, collecting information, generating and testing hypotheses, and determining the optimal diagnosis and treatment based on the information obtained.

Medicine:   This study is basically done by 3-year students, in which they are allowed to examine patient disorders and injuries and on the basis of this information they provide them with the proper cure.

Surgery:   Physical therapy plays a crucial role in post-operative rehabilitation as it ensures a faster and complete recovery and an effective return to the prior level of physical function.

Paediatric:  This is a study to help children to achieve their optimal physical development. It involves soft tissue massage, mobilization, stretching, specific therapeutic exercises and posture education.

​Neurology rehabilitation:  A medical process that aims to aid recovery from a nervous system injury, and minimize any functional alterations resulting from it.
Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation: It is described as the total number of activities required to ensure that cardiac patients are given the best possible conditions so that they can maintain as normal a place as possible in society.

Sports rehabilitation:   Many injuries caused during sports activities or any exercise can be cured through sports rehabilitation. Sports injuries can be severe as well as mild. Exercise performed depends on the nature of the injuries.

Ortho rehabilitation:  The purpose of ortho rehabilitation is to correct musculoskeletal limitations and alleviate pain from trauma, illness, or surgery. Activities performed are different for everyone depending on goals, abilities, and conditions.

Career Prospectives

• Physiotherapists have ample job prospects in hospitals, nursing homes, residential homes, rehabilitation Centers, private offices such as private clinics, etc.

• Career prospects for physiotherapists are bright in various sports hubs, teaching, working with foreign companies like NGOs etc.

• There are opportunities to get a job in a management post within physiotherapy services, with responsibility for strategies, budgets and faculty, or into general health service management. You may also decide to get into teaching, training or research.

• The demand for a physiotherapist is intense, and jobs in India are booming. Various sectors where jobs can be found are:


 Defence Establishments

 Teaching Establishments

 Sports clinics

 Government Hospitals

 Students can also start their own clinics.


• Physiotherapy has a wide scope in India as well as abroad. We provide our students with the best placements, so that they can give a good start to their career.