About The College
Acharya Institute of Physiotherapy
Acharya Institute of Physiotherapy Bangalore offers an intense and high quality physiotherapy programme for its aspirants. Physiotherapy (also Physical Therapy as referred to by the WCPT) is a health care profession concerned with human function and movement and maximising physical potential. It is concerned with identifying and maximising quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, habilitation and rehabilitation. Physiotherapy is based on the study of using bio-mechanics, manual therapy, exercise therapy, and electrotherapy, remediates impairments and promotes mobility and function. This branch of medicine promotes patients’ quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, physical interventions and patient education. The professionals of this field are known as Physiotherapists. Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences*, approved by Goverment of Karnataka (GOK) and recognized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist(IAP), the institution trains students and educates them to meet the requirements of the health care professional of the field.AIPSM has collaborated with several top health care industries in order to provide hands on experience on the field. This also enables interactions with professionals adding a different dynamic to the learning experience and helps in attaining internships and jobs in reputed firms.
For decades, the practice of physical therapy has been criticized for its lack of research. Despite a generally positive attitude towards evidence-based practice, most physical therapists used treatment techniques with little scientific support. Our institute has mastered a shift toward using research and scientific evidence to guide practical decisions, that is why we hold the title being among the top Physiotherapy Colleges in Bangalore.
Delivery of physiotherapy education with high-quality, yet equitable, affordable, exemplary and evidence based practices to be not just the best in the world but the best for the world.
To ensure quality in delivery of basic or fundamental physiotherapy principles and ethics in the education system. Observed Learning and hands-on training provided at all levels of the professional organization, the institution and community which focuses on superlative health care and character development to ensure an effective learning environment that is aligned with the needs of our society.
Objectives – Acharya Institute of Physiotherapy
- Provide physiotherapy education that combines creativity, experiential learning, and rigorous academic study with intellectual stimulation
- Patient centered & therapist centered teaching methodology up to tertiary care level
- Developing strategic future-oriented planning to create a knowledge base that promotes for higher studies and research opportunity
Required Skill Sets to be a Successful Physiotherapist
- Fluency in English
- Ability to speak in a persuasive tone
- Clarity of speech
- The scientific rationale behind procedures
- Ability to operate equipment wisely
- Convincing and persuasive
- Good presentation skills
Acharya Institutes has a centralised training department dedicated to ensure quality training to boost the employability of the students. The ‘Assess, Develop, Assess, Customise’ (ADAC) strategy of the placement department has ensured that the quality of our students’ employable skills have grown significantly. The same is also reflected via the increase in the highest package offered to them. The training department ensures the holistic development of the student through various domains, soft skills and aptitude training sessions. This has enabled us to bridge the gap between industry and academia.
Acharya Institute of Technology has an exclusive Training Department which takes care of the training needs of all its constituent institutions. In order to make the students industry ready, they need to have skills compatible to the requirements of the industry. Based on the same, some interventions are required. Hence, accordingly the interventions are in the form of imparting Career Oriented skills pertaining to aptitude, communication, analytical reasoning, problem solving along with the basic technical skills relevant to their domain of expertise.
Facilities in Acharya Institute of Physiotherapy
All efforts ,constantly put in to provide the best facilities for residents living in Acharya Halls of Residence. Every resident has access to a wide range of activities, facilities and support on the campus. Besides the regular Residence’s dining facilities, there are affordable food services within the campus that provide inexpensive and easily accessible lunch or evening snack options. Acharya Institutes, with its beautiful landscape and carefully tended gardens, provide an ideal environment for a congenial learning experience and encourage to participate in various committees in Hall Events such as Cultural, Discipline, Sports, Mess, and Maintenance. We make total efforts to make our residents feel “At Home” during their stay.
Acharya Halls of Residence runs 12 Residences (05 for Boys and 07 for Girls), with the capacity for 1500 residents, and accommodated in a single, double, three bedded rooms and common areas with TV and Newspaper. Residents can avail themselves of the sports facilities, horse- riding and other facilities. Well-equipped Laundry services are provided for residents. Each Residence thus managed under the supervision of the Chief Warden and Deputy Warden, who are the faculty members of Acharya along with the assistance of Managers and Supervisors.
Dining halls maintained with highly mechanized Kitchen and hygienic cooking infrastructure. We serve both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Menu thus prepared according to the food habits and tastes of residents. Mess Committee meet to discuss the menu . International students have the option to choose existing mess facility or to cook.
Acharya Residence Life – Blocks
To begin with, the housing (hostel) facilities thus made as ‘homely’ as possible. With choices of single/shared furnished occupancies with or without kitchenettes. The life at the hostel is an extension of the academic pursuit of hte student. It helps them grow with a proper mix of care, discipline and personal space under the supervision of a warden. The large capacity laundromat, state of the art kitchen, backup electric power, solar powered energy, purified drinking water, WiFi connectivity, on-campus medical and ambulance facility ensure a hassle-free life for the students.
A specially designed laboratory for Architecture and Designing Students. Learning Studios place learners in the position of defining the problems they want to solve and designing solutions for them. Through powerful technology, students can engage in activities and projects that expose them to skills and strategies.
Acharya has a top-notch Counselling Center, which provide individual counselling, group counselling, and offers a wide range of career-related programs for students. Are you also confused about the right career to choose? Or want to know the most effective career objectives for an impactful life? Well, that’s something where our proficient counsellors can help you with. Counselling provided by trained professionals can make a profound impact on the lives of students. Providing in-depth knowledge about career alternatives assists people in navigating all the situations they face during their professional progression. Also, we recommend the most appropriate career options for every individual, as per their interest.
The Learning Resource Centre (LRC) – the Central Library, provides an ideal environment for intellectual inquiry . The State-of-the-Art ICT facilities established to provide much-needed services to support excellence in Teaching, Learning, Research, and Extension.
Acharya’s unmatched sporting infrastructure along with its highly qualified coaches and instructors has made us one of the top institutions . The sporting culture of Acharya helps develop teamwork, leadership, tolerance and determination within our students.