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Admissions College of Physical Therapy

DPT PROGRAM

DPT Program

    • DPT is A clinical doctorate (entry level) degree that reflects the growth in the body of knowledge and expected responsibilities that a professional physical therapist must master to provide best care to the consumers. They consistently involve in acquisition of knowledge, skills and abilities to advance their professional practice.
    • The qualification of DPT envisions a professional who is autonomous, observes evidence based practice, can be accessed directly and becomes a practitioner of choice in the society.
    • Physical therapy practice is concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and functional movement potential, within the spheres of promotion, prevention, maintenance, intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation.
    • DPT program at Lahore College of Physical Therapy aims
      • to equip its graduates with necessary communication and decision making skills to work in collaboration with their patients/clients and other healthcare professionals and colleagues.
      • to promote multidisciplinary and inter professional learning experience and practice.
      • To prepare knowledgeable, self assured, adaptable, reflective and humanistic and service oriented graduates who commit to critical thinking, life long learning and ethical values to render independent judgments concerning patient/client needs.
      • To enable our graduates to practice and deliver services in a variety of settings including urban and rural communities as healthcare provider, educator and facilitator.

ADMISSION

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

     1.  FOR FRESHMAN YEAR/DPT 1st Year

  • The minimum criteria for application for admission in Doctor of Physical Therapy at Lahore College of Physical Therapy is as follows
  • The applicant must have passed F.Sc (Pre-Medical) with at least 60% marks or have an equivalent qualification from any board or university recognized by the Inter Board Commission Committee IBCC.
  • A candidate who has passed an examination equivalent to F.Sc/HSSC level examination from a foreign board or university with at least three subjects out of which Biology and Chemistry are mandatory to pass with minimum 60% marks in aggregate as certified by IBCC shall be considered eligible for admission in DPT at LCPT.
  • The entry test MDCAT is not compulsory for application of DPT at Lahore College of Physical therapy to-date. However, the institution reserves right to announce and conduct its own entry test or refer to another professional test as per change in policy or HEC requirements.

     2.  FOR MIGRATING STUDENTS (DPT 2nd – 5th Year)

  • A candidate who has passed the previous professional Annual/ Semester examination of DPT with at least 50% of Marks.
  • For further details please refer to detailed migration policy of University of Health Sciences: Click Here

HOW TO APPLY

The application of admission to first year DPT shall include the following Valid Documents:

  • Copy of Matriculation SSC Certificate / O-Level Certificate
  • Copy of Intermediate HSSC Certificate / A-Level Certificate
  • Copy of CNIC/Form-B/Passport of Applicant
  • Copy of CNIC/ Passport of Father/Mother/Guardian of Applicant
  • Four Passport Size Photographs with blue background
  • Copy of Entry Test Result Card (optional)
  • Application Fee of PKR. 1000/- (cash/bank draft) (non-refundable) to be submitted along the admission form.

 

The application of admission for migration to 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th year DPT shall include the following Valid Documents:

  • LCPT Migration Application
  • NOC from previous institution/university
  • NOC from previous concerned departments.
  • Copy of Result cards/Transcript/DMCs of Previous Semester / Professional DPT years.
  • Copy of Matriculation SSC Certificate / O-Level Certificate
  • Copy of Intermediate HSSC Certificate / A-Level Certificate
  • Copy of CNIC/Form-B/Passport of Applicant
  • Copy of CNIC/ Passport of Father/Mother/Guardian of Applicant
  • Four Passport Size Photographs with blue background
  • Application Fee of PKR. 2000/- (cash/bank draft) (non-refundable) to be submitted along the admission form.

ROAD MAP

ROAD MAP

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Lahore College of Physical Therapy is divided into 5 professional years of study, supervised practice and examinations.
  • Each year the student learns about the subjects as directed by Curriculum devised by University of Health Sciences.
1st Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Anatomy –I 400
Physiology-I 300
Kinesiology & Biomechanics-I 450
Islamic Studies/Ethics & Pakistan Studies 150
Behavioral Science 050
Introduction to Computer 050
TOTAL HOURS 1400

 

2nd Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Anatomy –II 450
Physiology-II 300
2nd Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Anatomy –II 450
Physiology-II 300
Kinesiology & Ergonomics-II 300
Biochemistry & Genetics 200
Medical Physics 200
Behavioral Science 050
Health & Wellness 050
TOTAL HOURS 1550

 

3rd Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Pathology & Microbiology 300
Pharmacology 200
Electrotherapy & Physical Therapy Agents 300
Therapeutic Exercises & Technique 400
Behavioral Science 100
Teaching Methodology & Community Medicine 100
Supervised Clinical Practice I & II 200
TOTAL HOURS 1600

 

4th Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Medicine 200
Surgery 200
Physiotherapy Treatment-I

(Musculoskeletal & Neurological Physical Therapy)

400
Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging & Emergency Procedures and  Primary Care 100
Biostatistics & Evidence Based Practice 300
Supervised Clinical Practice III & IV 200
TOTAL HOURS 1400

 

5th Professional DPT
SUBJECT CONTACT HOURS
Physiotherapy Treatment-II:

(Cardiopulmonary, Obs-Gyne, Integumentary & Manual Therapy)

500
Physiotherapy Treatment-III:

(Pediatric, Geriatric, Sports & Prosthetic & Orthotic Physical Therapy)

350
Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis 100
Scientific Inquiry, Research Methodology & Research Project 350
Professional Practice & Community Based Rehabilitation 100
Supervised Clinical Practice V & VI 200
TOTAL HOURS 1600

 

At end of each professional year the students final examinations conducted by UHS to pass to next professional year and graduate ultimately. For details about examinations and assessments please refer to Examination.

  • DPT Curriculum: For an updated UHS approved Curriculum of DPT Click Here

EXAMINATION

EXAMINATION

    • At the end of each year the students undergo the series of internal assessments for every subject. These assessments include:

 

Assessment Type Description Schedule Conducting Body Significance of Attempt/Pass
Surprise Quiz/Viva Topic Specific

5-10 min short assessment

Anytime Subject Specific Teachers Internal Assessment
Class Tests Chapter Specific-Detailed Written Evaluation At the end of each chapter

(Subject Specific)

Subject Specific Teachers & Examination Center LCPT Internal Assessment
Long Test Session Total Subject Specific Written Evaluation At the end of Subject-Specific Curriculum Examination Center LCPT Internal Assessment in Send Up & UHS Examination
Send-Up Exams Total Subject Specific Detailed Written, OSPE/OSCE, Viva Evaluation At the end of Long Test Session Examination Center LCPT Terminal Assessment for Appearing in UHS Professional Examination
Professional Examination Final Subject Specific Detailed Written, OSPE/OSCE, Viva Evaluation

 

As per Schedule announced by University of Health Sciences University of Health Sciences Terminal  Assessment for Passing into Next Professional Year

 

To be eligible for Final Professional UHS examination, other Essential Criteria in addition to above stated assessments is 75% Regular Class Attendance.

FEE STRUCTURE

FEE STRUCTURE

    • For Domestic Students
      • Annual Fee System is followed for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Lahore of Physical Therapy.
      • For the year 2019-20 the Fee Breakdown for Domestic/National Students is as follows:

 

DOMESTIC FEE BREAKDOWN 2019-20

CATEGORY AMOUNT
Admission Fee DPT PKR 20,000/-
Tuition Fee DPT PKR 303,629/-
UHS Admin/ Service DPT PKR 17,800/-
UHS Registration Fee DPT PKR 5,000/-
With Holding Tax (Student Fee) PKR 17,071/-
TOTAL PKR 365,000/-

 

* For International Students: The fee shall be charged in USD as per current policy of institution for details please contact us at [email protected]

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