MPT (Sports)


MPT (Sports) is designed to equip passionate individuals with advanced knowledge and skills in the field of physiotherapy, with a specific focus on sports-related injuries and rehabilitation.

As a Master of Physiotherapy (Sports) student, you will delve into the fascinating realm of sports medicine and gain a comprehensive understanding of the human body’s response to physical activity, exercise, and sports performance. You will explore various aspects of sports injuries, prevention strategies, assessment techniques, treatment modalities, and rehabilitation protocols.

Throughout this program, you will be exposed to cutting-edge research, evidence-based practices, and the latest advancements in sports physiotherapy. You will have the opportunity to work closely with athletes, sports teams, and other healthcare professionals, collaborating to optimize performance, prevent injuries, and promote quick and efficient recovery.

The curriculum will cover a broad range of topics, including anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, musculoskeletal and sports injury management, rehabilitation techniques, manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, sports nutrition, and sports psychology. You will develop strong diagnostic and clinical reasoning skills, enabling you to assess and address the specific needs of athletes across different sports and levels of competition.

Moreover, this program emphasizes the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration, as you will work closely with coaches, trainers, physicians, and other healthcare practitioners to provide comprehensive care to athletes. You will also have opportunities for practical training, gaining hands-on experience in clinical settings, sports facilities, and sports events, further honing your skills and building a solid foundation for your future career.

Upon completion of the Master of Physiotherapy (Sports) program, you will be well-prepared to pursue a fulfilling career as a sports physiotherapist. Whether you choose to work with professional athletes, sports teams, rehabilitation centers, or even establish your own practice, your expertise and in-depth understanding of sports-related injuries will make you a valuable asset in the field of sports medicine.

Embark on this exciting journey of mastering the art and science of physiotherapy in the realm of sports, and open doors to a world where you can make a positive impact on athletes’ lives, helping them recover, thrive, and excel in their chosen sport.


Level Post Graduate
Course Duration & Exam 2 years /Semester Wise Exam
Eligibility Criteria Candidates should have passed B.P.T degree programme from a recognized university.
Male and Female candidates are eligible to apply.
First YearPaper I Applied Basic Sciences Max. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks *** - Passing Marks ***Max. Marks *** - Passing Marks ***Max. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)
Paper II PhysiotherapeuticMax. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (50) - Passing Marks (25)Max. Marks (250) - Passing Marks (125)
Second YearSpecialty Paper I Physiotherapy AssessmentMax. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (50) - Passing Marks (25)Max. Marks (250) - Passing Marks (125)
Specialty Paper II Physiotherapy InterventionsMax. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (100) - Passing Marks (50)Max. Marks (50) - Passing Marks (25)Max. Marks (250) - Passing Marks (125)

List of Core Courses

  • Research Methodology and Biostatistics
  • Physical and Functional Diagnosis of Sports Injuries.
  • Clinical/Journal Club I.
  • Sports Biomechanics.
  • Sports Psychology.
  • Sports Physiotherapy I.
  • Exercise Physiology and Nutrition.
  • Athletic Training and Emergency Management.
  • Management and Ethics in Physiotherapy.
  • Dissertation I.

Career Opportunity

S. No. Career Opportunities
1. Sports Physiotherapist
2. Rehabilitation Specialist
3. Athletic Trainer
4. Strength and Conditioning Coach
5. Sports Performance Consultant
6. Sports Medicine Researcher
7. Physical Therapist in a Sports Clinic
8. Sports Team Physiotherapist
9. Exercise Physiologist
10. Sports Injury Prevention Specialist
11. Ergonomics Consultant
12. Sports Biomechanics Analyst
13. Fitness and Wellness Consultant
14. Sports Rehabilitation Coordinator
15. Sports Massage Therapist