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KLES College of Physiotherapy Prospectus

  2. 2. INTRODUCTION Physiotherapy is an Allied health care profession. It is a non surgical treatment approach characterized by treatment of various diseases and disorders by means of Physical Medicine modalities. Physiotherapists can diagnose physical dysfunction, relieve pain, correct postural disorders, improve muscle power, endurance and flexibility, prevent stiffness of joints and restore independence for disabled. Common ailments like back pain, neck pain, arthritis, spondylosis, slipped disc, post fracture joint stiffness, deformities, sports injuries, paralysis etc are treated by Physiotherapists. HISTORY OF PHYSIOTHERAPY AT KIPT In 1994, Bachelor of Physiotherapy course was started at K.L.E. Society’s, J.N.Medical College, Belgaum. Over a period of time, the department of Physiotherapy at JNMC has evolved as an autonomous KLE Society’s Institute of Physiotherapy, Belgaum, affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. OUR MISSION 1. To educate, mentor & train students in Physiotherapy to highest international standards. 2. To empower students to achieve their full intellectual, ethical & clinical competence potential in preparation for life long learning. 3. To uphold through research, education & patient care, the scholarship & cultural tradition of K.L.E.Society. 4. To promote a responsible role for Physiotherapy professionals in addressing health issues. 5. To provide excellent Physiotherapy human resources to the nation and world. 2
  3. 3. COURSES & ADMISSION B.P.T.(Bachelor of Physiotherapy) M.P.T.(Master of Physiotherapy) Ph.D.(Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy) ELGIBILITY – BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy) Candidates who have passed Pre-University Examination of Karnataka Pre- University Board with English and Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects or equivalent examination and with 45 percent marks in aggregate of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes the minimum percentage of marks shall be 40 percent in qualifying subjects. A candidate seeking admission to Bachelor of Physiotherapy course should have completed 17 years of age, as on 31st December of the year of admission. Every candidate before admission of the course shall furnish to Principal of the Institution a certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Government Medical Officer to the effect, where that the candidate is physically fit to undergo the Physiotherapy course. ELGIBILITY – MPT (Master of Physiotherapy) B.Sc. Physiotherapy or Bachelor of Physiotherapy Degree of any Indian University or its equivalent qualification from abroad, with 50% minimum marks. COMMENCEMENT OF COURSES First week of September. MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION English is the medium of instruction for all the subjects of study and for examinations of both BPT & MPT Courses. 3
  4. 4. ASSESSMENT Student assessment is through internal, university theory and practical and oral examinations. WORKING HOURS Working hours for our academic programs is 09.00AM to 05.00PM LECTURE THEATRES Spacious lecture theatres equipped with LCD projectors are provided for the lecture sessions, for the all the academic courses. TEACHING HOSPITAL K.L.E.Society’s Dr.Prabhakar Kore Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Belgaum is not just another hospital; it is an institution for health care. Conceptualized, meticulously planned, painstakingly designed, this hospital is aimed to provide ultimate standards of latest medical practices, homely comfort, care and cure for patients. The objective of setting high standards and meeting the aspirations and hopes of everyone i.e. the patients, the relatives, the hospital professionals, the staff and society at large is what will set the hospital way ahead of the rest. The planning and structural design of the 1520 bedded Hospital is a marvel, bound to become a model for hospital planners of the future. No parameter has been left unconsidered, no stone unturned, no effort spared to provide all possible best features any hospital can have in India and abroad. KLES Hospital is a new concept in hospital technology that will not only be a boon to the people of Belgaum, North Karnataka and neighboring states, but will also give the right kind of exposure and training to the medical students of Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College and KLES Institute of Physiotherapy, thus helping to produce better doctors and health professionals for the future. 4
  5. 5. PHYSIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENTS Orthopedics & Sports Physiotherapy Respiratory & Cardiac Physiotherapy Including Intensive Care Training. Physiotherapy in Adult Neurology and Neurosurgery. Pediatric Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Artificial Limb and Assistive Device Centre. Electro diagnosis & Bio-feedback. Health and Physical Fitness. Community Based Rehabilitation. Research Geriatric & Other Allied Health Services. FACULTY 15 Postgraduate Physiotherapy faculties along with medical Faculty from our sister concern JN Medical College, Belgaum. RESEARCH At present, 31 research projects are in progress at our Institute. ACHIEVEMENTS 2000: Dr. Subhash Khatri won I.A.P (Indian Association of • Physiotherapists) Best Senior Scientific Award. 2003: Basics of Electrotherapy: Text Book written by Subhash • Khatri was published by Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi. 2004: Dr.G.Mohan, Lecturer, won junior paper (2nd prize) award. • 2005: Dr. Deepa Metgud, Asst. Prof. won I.A.P 1st prize for poster • presentation. 2008: Dr. Subhash Khatri won the IAP Fellowship Award. • MEDICAL SUPPORT All the students registered for various academic courses at our institute are covered through Vaidyashree Medical Insurance scheme. BELGAUM CITY Belgaum is a divisional place of North Karnataka. It has salubrious climate throughout the year and connected with Air, Railway & by Road. 5
  6. 6. By air: Nearest Airport is Sambra Airport, 15 km from Belgaum. Dabolim, Vasco, Goa, 150 km. away from Belgaum accessible by air. By Rail: It is on Mumbai – Bangalore route via Miraj and Delhi - Goa route. Also it is connected to Erankulam, Rajkot and Jodhpur. By road – i.e. National Highway No 4 Pune – Bangalore. COLLEGE CAMPUS Our KIPT Campus is a modern Gurukul with full of greenery and amazing healthy environmental features plus a modern musical garden. Besides all modern amenities, its location and peaceful environment leave one in inner peace for relaxation and higher mental activity. SOCIAL AMENITIES The College being at the end of the city, the Management has taken special care in meeting some of the immediate and pressing needs of the staff and students. On the campus, we have staff quarters, guest house, post office, a Branch of Syndicate Bank with e-banking, a Co-operative Consumer’s Stores, a Book stall, a Laundry, a Cafeteria, a Fruit Stall, a Hair-Dressing Saloon. A Communication center having facilities for Courier Service (National & International) and Computerized Telephone for Local / STD / ISD calls are also provided. The College also maintains four (4) buses for the transport of students. Student’s associations conduct film shows and cultural events. The KLES Hospital & MRC is attached to the campus helping them to have easy health and academic accessibility. AUDITORIUM 6
  7. 7. We have a magnificent and well-planned Auditorium, which has 1200 seating capacity and is equipped with modern facilities with acoustic treatment. PLAY GROUND & STADIUM About 12 acres of land on the main road side has been set apart for playground and other sports activities. With the help of District Committee, a stadium of Olympic standard is constructed on our college ground, having provision for team games such as Hockey, Foot-ball Cricket, Basket-Ball, etc. and a track area catering for 8 tracks with 100 meters straight. There is also a separate newly constructed modern indoor games complex having Badminton court of international specification and facilities for other indoor games. 7
  8. 8. LIBRARY This unique Library is housed in a spacious and well planned building. The total plinth area being 28,768 sq.ft. It has four Reading Rooms and can easily accommodate 250 students and 50 staff members at a time. It is furnished with up to date furniture and modern lighting arrangements. The Library has, at present, about 24,722 books. As many as 239 journals & periodicals on different disciplines of medicine are subscribed. In addition, there are more than 1000 books exclusively on Physiotherapy. The Library is kept open on all working days from 09-00 A.M. to 10-00 P.M. and on Sundays and other Holidays from 10-00 A.M. to 1-00 P.M. We follow the open access system, thus providing an incentive to students to look into the books. A separate Committee is supervising the working of the library. The library also provides facilities in Audio-video learning system. It has separate reading facility for students working from morning 9-00 a.m. to 12-00 midnight. 8
  9. 9. DIGITAL LIBRARY In 2001, fitting with the new millennium, facilities of E-Mail, Internet, retrieval of journals and text books and conferencing with other research and academic institutions world-wide have been added with 30 computer sets and capacity of 60 is targeted in near future. Facilities offered by ‘Digital Library’: Communication through Email, Chat, Voice Message, Voice mail, Browsing of World Web Online Journals, which the College has subscribed, reference Books online, Journal Search, Practice Guidelines, Patients Education, Drug information etc. 9
  10. 10. HOSTELS We provide adequate and comfortable hostel accommodation separately for men & women at nine (9) hostels that can accommodate all of our students. CONTACT INFORMATION Contact person: Dr. Subhash M Khatri, Principal. Phone: 0091 831 2473906 Mobile: +9845857601 Fax: 0091 831 2474727 Website: www.klekipt.com Email:kipt@India.com 10
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