Paramedical

Paramedical

About Department of Paramedical Science

Rabindranath Tagore University is a leading institution offering highly sought-after paramedical courses. These job-oriented programs are designed to transform individuals into competent healthcare professionals. Paramedical personnel play a vital role in trauma and accident care, and their significance is increasingly acknowledged in the healthcare sector. As healthcare delivery systems continue to evolve rapidly, there is a growing demand for well-trained paramedical professionals. Rabindranath Tagore University recognizes this demand and provides a range of paramedical courses to meet the industry's needs. Our programs equip students with the essential skills, knowledge, and practical experience required for successful careers in the healthcare field.

Among our prominent paramedical courses are the Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T), Master of Physiotherapy (M.P.T), Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (D.M.L.T), and Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Technology (B.M.L.T). The B.P.T program focuses on comprehensive training in physiotherapy, enabling students to help patients regain mobility and manage pain. The M.P.T program offers advanced specialization options in areas like musculoskeletal, neurology, cardiopulmonary, and sports physiotherapy.

Programme Offered By Paramedical Science

Programme: - Diploma in Medical Lab Technician (D.M.L.T)

Duration : - 2 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - 12th in Bio discipline

Procedure : - On the basis of Merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome : -

  • The training of the candidate registering for various diploma (2 years)courses are aimed to carry out all routine diagnostic / therapeutic test on modern hospital laboratory
  • The Diploma course is of two years.
  • Eligibility for admission in all Para medical Diploma courses except Percussionist
  • The candidate must have passed 10+2 with at least 40% marks in aggregate of Physics Chemistry and Biology (PCB) and for DMLT 10+2(PCB) or 10+2
  • Vocational (M L T ) course with at least 40% marks will also be eligible.
  • In case of SC/ST/OBC candidates, 5% marks relaxation will be given for the admission in above said courses
  • Weight age will be given as per university rules
  • Number of seats will be50in each course
  • The minimum age for admission shell be 17 years on 31 December of the Academic year of admission
  • The selection of candidate will be on the basis of the entrance examination or in the absence of entrance exam, purely on merit list prepared on the basic of marks obtained in qualifying examination
  • The admissions of students into various programs should be completed by 30th November. There shall be minimum 240 teaching days in one academic year.
  • laboratory techniques and diagnostics procedures to provide better care to patients.

Programme Specific Outcome : -

  • PS01: Appropriate and successful collection of blood specimens through venipuncture and capillary puncture.
  • PS02: The PGDMLT course is career oriented course that opens up new horizons to work in medical or clinical laboratory, blood bank, hospital, clinic, health centers, forensic and genetic science, pharmaceutical company.
  • PS03: Understand normal ranges/values for all common hematology /Biochemical parameters and their clinical significance.
  • PS04: Describe primary aspects of the blood bank including ABO-Rh and other common blood group systems, transfusion therapy, transfusion reactions, and haemolytic disease of the newborn.
  • PS05: Learn various gram positive and gram negative bacteria, viruses and fungi causing diseases to human beings.
  • PS06: Explain principle, rationale uses and interpretation of routine biochemical tests for organism identification. Demonstrate proficient use of routine biochemical tests.

Overview : -

The Diploma in Medical Lab Technician (D.M.L.T) program at Rabindranath Tagore University trains students to become skilled and competent medical lab technicians. The program covers laboratory sciences such as clinical pathology, microbiology, hematology, biochemistry, and immunology. Students gain hands-on experience in performing laboratory tests, using advanced equipment, and analyzing samples. The curriculum meets industry standards, and practical training prepares students for careers in hospitals, diagnostic centers, research labs, and more. Graduates play a vital role in supporting healthcare professionals in disease diagnosis and management.

Programme: - Bachelor in Medical Lab Technician (B.M.L.T)

Duration : - 1 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - 12th in Bio discipline

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome : -

  • Helping and partaking in research work
  • Performing administrative task such as supervision of subordinates, prepation of Reports and stock, and such.
  • They work alongside doctors in providing the best health care service available to patients.
  • Leaning in related practices such as standard protocols, laboratory investigation,innovation system and such.
  • Training to become professional medical technologists who can perform tasks such as testing documenting, investigation, reporting etc.

Programme Specific Outcome : -

  • PSO1. Appropriate and successful collection of blood specimens through venipuncture andcapillarypuncture.
  • PSO2. Describe the morphological variations of various blood cells and discuss their clinicalimportance.
  • PSO3. Understand normal ranges/values for all common hematology /Biochemical parameters and their clinical significance.
  • PSO4. Describe primary aspects of the blood bank including ABO-Rh and other common blood group systems, transfusion therapy, transfusion reactions, and hemolytic disease of the newborn.
  • PSO5. Learn various gram positive and gram negative bacteria, viruses and fungi causing diseases to human beings.
  • PSO6. Explain principle, rationale uses and interpretation of routine biochemical tests for organism identification. Demonstrate proficient use of routine biochemical tests.
  • PSO7. Perform routine tissue processing and freeze drying technique in histopathology. Perform various staining techniques to identify premalignant or malignant condition.

Overview : -

The Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Technology (B.M.L.T) program at Rabindranath Tagore University prepares students to become skilled medical laboratory technologists. The program covers subjects like clinical pathology, microbiology, haematology, biochemistry, and immunology. Students gain hands-on experience in laboratory techniques, equipment operation, and specimen analysis. The curriculum meets industry standards and emphasizes quality control and safety. Through internships and clinical rotations, students develop practical skills and readiness for their careers. B.M.L.T graduates can work in hospitals, clinics, research labs, and more, playing a crucial role in disease diagnosis and monitoring.

Programme: - B.P.T (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)

Duration : - 4 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - 12th in Bio discipline

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome : -

After successful completion of the programme, an individual will be able to:

  • PO1 KNOWLEDGE: Graduates will adopt of physical therapy services using theoretical and practical knowledge with consideration for patients in clinical judgment.
  • PO2 LEARNING SKILLS: Ability to reflect theoretical and practical knowledge on assessment planning, implementation in physiotherapy practice requiring for individual rehabilitation.
  • PO3 PROFESSIONAL ETHICS: Graduate will achieve moral principles and values that out to guide the professional ethical rules and legislation.
  • PO4 ANALYTIC SKILLS: Ability to consider new ideas, and uses the knowledge to collect data and analyze accurately to complete research project.
  • PO5 SOCIAL AWARENESS: The graduate will demonstrate the impact of physiotherapy knowledge on the society.
  • PO6 LIFE LONG LEARNING: Develop educational experience for proficiency in profession and promote preventive and rehabilitative aspects of healthy individual.

Programme Specific Outcome : -

Students will be able to -

  • Demonstrate sufficient understanding of knowledge in Physiotherapy.
  • Able to integrate theoretical knowledge with clinical assessment.
  • Develop the ability to collect history, perform relevant clinical assessment and frame appropriate electrotherapeutic and exercise therapy management for the patients.
  • Demonstrate clinical decision making ability and provide appropriate patient care.
  • Develop effective communication with patients, family, colleagues and students.
  • Promote health education and improved quality of life through the practice of the profession.
  • To carry out research and publications towards upliftment of the field of Physiotherapy.
  • Actively engage in lifelong learning activities.
  • Work effectively in various inter professional collaborative settings like hospitals, Rehabilitation Centres, Special Schools, Educational Institutions, Health and Fitness Centers, Geriatric Centers, Ergonomic Consultant in Corporate Sectors, Private Consultation, Home Care Services, Industrial Sectors, Sports Management, Fitness Consultant
  • Identify, evaluate and use the best current evidence coupled with clinical expertise and consideration of patient‘s preferences, experience and values to make practical decisions.

Overview : -

Physical therapy, as a profession, dates back to the beginning of the 20th century; Physiotherapy has continued to evolve and to respond to the needs of society, with Physiotherapists now practicing in a variety of clinical settings with unprecedented levels of professional responsibility.Physiotherapists are integral members of the primary care team and are involved in prevention of disability and promotion of positive health, and acting as consultants in restorative care. Physiotherapists practice in many settings, such as outpatient clinics or offices, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, extended care facilities, homes, education or research centers, schools, hospices, industrial workplaces or other occupational environments, fitness centers and sports training facilities.

Programme: - Master of Physiotherapy (Orthopedics)

Duration : - 2 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - BPT with 50% marks

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome / Specific Outcome : -

  • The student will be skilled in treatment planning, management, administration of physiotherapy treatment and provision of patient support.
  • Acquire in-depth knowledge of structure and function of human body related to the respective branch of specialty.
  • Acquire the in-depth knowledge of movement dysfunction of human body, cause thereof principles underlying the use of physiotherapeutic interventions for restoring movement dysfunction towards normalcy.
  • Demonstrate skill in Physical & Functional diagnosis pertaining to patient under his/her care.
  • Demonstrate ability to critically appraise recent physiotherapeutic and related literature from journals & adopt diagnostic & therapeutic procedures based on it.
  • The student will also perform independent research within the department and help the department and the team for treatment planning of the patient.
  • PT post-graduate is encouraged to pursue further qualification to attain senior position in the professional field, also to keep abreast with the advance and new technology the professional should opt for continuous professional education credits offered by national and international institutes.
  • Employment opportunities can be found in hospitals in both private and public sectors as well as in independent physiotherapy clinics and as well as teaching institutes.
  • Demonstrate ability to make clinical decision (based on evaluation) regarding Physiotherapy strategy techniques and select appropriate outcome measures based on the comprehensive knowledge of specialty.
  • Demonstrate an expertise in evidence-based skill in the management disorders including movement dysfunction in concerned specialty.
  • Demonstrate an expertise in health promotion, early identification and intervention for quality restoration of function.
  • Planning and implementation of treatment programme adequately and appropriately for all clinical conditions common as well as rare related to respective specialty in acute and chronic stage, in intensive care, indoor, outdoor and institutional care, independent practice, on fields of sports and community and during disaster situations.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in creating awareness using newer technology, at various levels in community for healthcare & professional awareness.
  • Demonstrate leadership, managerial, administrative & communication skills.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of legislation applicable to compensation for functional disability welfare schemes & rights of the disabled, laws related to industrial workers & disabled & appropriate certification.

Demonstrate proficiency in classroom and clinical teaching using newer and appropriate

Overview : -

The Two-Year Master's Programme in orthopaedic/musculoskeletal physiotherapy helps the student gain knowledge about different musculoskeletal conditions such as knee osteoarthritis, lower back pain, and neck pain among others. It also deals with the treatment of sprains, strains, post-fracture, post-surgery and repetitive injuries. Orthopaedic physical therapy involves the care of the entire musculoskeletal system which includes:

  • bones
  • muscles
  • ligaments and tendons
  • joints
  • connective tissue

A Physiotherapist who specializes in orthopaedics can evaluate, assess and diagnose the condition to frame the treatment protocol and manage the patient independently. This includes: determining the appropriate movement diagnosis, creating a treatment plan, administering therapeutic care, and educating the patient and family members about how to manage the current injury or condition while preventing further injury. Orthopaedic physical therapy is provided in outpatient clinics, outpatient and inpatient departments of various hospitals, primary health care centres, sports facilities, and health care facilities.

Programme: - Master of Physiotherapy (Neurology)

Duration : - 2 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - BPT with 50% Marks

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome / Specific Outcome : -

The basic details about MPT Neurology and the development of the candidate as a physiotherapist while pursuing the course are mentioned below.

  • Neurological physiotherapy treats patients with neurological disorders.
  • By pursuing the course, the physiotherapist can develop and extend knowledge and expertise in the field of neurological rehabilitation.
  • It increases the practical knowledge of the candidate.
  • It helps to build critical thinking towards the case studies.
  • The candidates are skilled in correcting and minimizing movement disorders.
  • The physiotherapist has the capability to improve the lifestyle of the patient.
  • The candidates are given advanced lessons of Ambulatory exercises, Application of FES machines in clinics, Physiotherapy, Posture awareness, Movement training methods, Stretching and sitting exercises for balance, Exercises to strengthen the body, Massage Therapy, and Neuro Pilates.

The following are the benefits of choosing MPT in Neurology.

  • The candidate is self-employed and can open their own clinic.
  • The candidate can even work at the government and private institutes.
  • The candidate attains skills to solve physical problems by strengthening, balance and walking practice, postural awareness and control, respiratory assessment, and education.
  • The candidates can go for further research work.
  • The candidates are given detailed knowledge of spines and nerves. They work for perfection and excellence in their work field.

Overview : -

Neurophysiotherapy is a specialist branch of physiotherapy dedicated to improving the function of patients who have suffered physical impairment caused by neurological conditions.

Neurological physiotherapy involves the treatment of movement disorders and physical symptoms that arise due to a brain or nerve problem. Physiotherapists who specialize in this domain use various techniques aimed at teaching movement patterns to regenerate nerves, balance muscle tone, and improve muscle strength. Since nerves and spines are some of the delicate areas of the body, hence the course contains a detailed study of everything and tries to bring the perfection possible in the students.

The basic details about MPT Neurology and the development of the candidate as a physiotherapist while pursuing the course are mentioned below.

Neurological physiotherapy treats patients with neurological disorders.

By pursuing the course, the physiotherapist can develop and extend knowledge and expertise in the field of neurological rehabilitation.

It increases the practical knowledge of the candidate.

It helps to build critical thinking towards the case studies.

The candidates are skilled in correcting and minimizing movement disorders.

The physiotherapist has the capability to improve the lifestyle of the patient.

The candidates are given advanced lessons of Ambulatory exercises, Application of FES machines in clinics, Physiotherapy, Posture awareness, Movement training methods, Stretching and sitting exercises for balance, Exercises to strengthen the body, Massage Therapy, and Neuro Pilates.

Programme: - Master of Physiotherapy (Sports)

Duration : - 2 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - BPT with 50% Marks

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome / Specific Outcome : -

  • The student will be skilled in treatment planning, management, administration of physiotherapy treatment and provision of patient support.
  • Acquire in-depth knowledge of structure and function of human body related to the respective branch of specialty.
  • Acquire the in-depth knowledge of movement dysfunction of human body, cause thereof principles underlying the use of physiotherapeutic interventions for restoring movement dysfunction towards normalcy.
  • Demonstrate skill in Physical & Functional diagnosis pertaining to patient under his/her care.
  • Demonstrate ability to critically appraise recent physiotherapeutic and related literature from journals & adopt diagnostic & therapeutic procedures based on it.
  • The student will also perform independent research within the department and help the department and the team for treatment planning of the patient.
  • PT post-graduate is encouraged to pursue further qualification to attain senior position in the professional field, also to keep abreast with the advance and new technology the professional should opt for continuous professional education credits offered by national and international institutes.

Overview : -

MPT Sports field focuses on sports-related injuries and prevention. The specialty provides advanced knowledge and competence to help athletes recover quickly and safely. It is a vital part of health care in today's society. For many, this type of treatment is a stepping-stone toward a doctorate in physical therapy. However, the training and expertise required to excel in this field are a prerequisite to becoming a successful sports physiotherapist.

Programme: - Master of Physiotherapy (Cardiopulmonary )

Duration : - 2 Years

Eligiblity Criteria : - BPT with 50% Marks

Procedure : - On the basis of merit / AJEE

Programme Outcome / Specific Outcome : -

  • PO-1 Ability to adopt physical therapy services by using theoretical and practical knowledge with consideration for patient in clinical judgement.
  • PO-2 Develop physiotherapy skills in diagnosing different conditions by assessing, planning and rehabilitating patient and further follow up evaluation.
  • PO-3 Apply principles and professional ethics and responsibilities in physiotherapy practice.
  • PO-4 Analyze and undertake data for research purpose and its documentation for long life learning in physiotherapy
  • PO-5 Develop educational experience for proficiency in profession and promote preventive and rehabilitative aspect on the society.
  • PO-6 Experiment with new approaches, challenges, existing knowledge, boundaries and design novel solution to various critical problems through logical, analytical and critical thinking.
  • PO-7 Able to practice recent trends in investigative methods and intervention modalities in the field of physiotherapy.
  • PO-8 Able to teach Physiotherapy with appropriate teaching methodology.

Overview : -

MPT Cardiopulmonary is a two-year postgraduate degree programme comes under the stream of Medical and Allied Science. This degree programme offers in-depth knowledge on diagnosis and study of coronary diseases, artery diseases, congenital heart defects, and valvular heart diseases.

Its theoretical and practical classes help the students to learn how to analyze and deal with circulatory illness, cardiovascular disorders. MPT Cardiopulmonary also helps them to diagnose problems restricted circulation, problems in heart valves, damage in muscle tissues and pericardium disorders.We provide the ideal combination of engaging lectures, field trips, hands-on activities, participation in national and international seminars, conferences, and internships. The programme gives students practical instruction in the form of a research project. During this course study, the students are being taught about how to treat a patient suffering from respiratory problems, airway clearance, cardio-thoracic surgery, secretions removal, and any other chest compilations surgeries by using independent and manual chest PT techniques.