Dr MV Shetty College of Physiotherapy

About The College

Dr MV Shetty College of Physiotherapy



Dr MV Shetty College of Physiotherapy  ,established in 1990 and offer the Bachelor of Physiotherapy course affiliated to Mangalore University. Mean while affiliated with Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences , Bangalore &  recognized by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists & IAGP. The course offered by Dr. M.V.Shetty college of Physiotherapy  aspires students from various parts of India and South Asia.





Physiotherapy has a major role in both  prevention and rehabilitation of handicapped. Moreover has a major role in diagnosis, preventive and prognosis . The courses in physiotherapy hence belong to allied medical science which is developing very fast.

Dr MV Shetty College of Physiotherapy offers Two Courses Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) and Master of Physiotherapy (MPT).



Dr. M.V. Shetty


Late Dr. M.V. Shetty, MS, FRCS, FRFPS was eminent in several fields ; in his professional field of surgery, in rehabilitation and in the state – run institution of Home Guards. As a surgeon with the 1st private Surgical Specialty Hospital in Dakshina Kannada District, he  also distinguished Professor of Surgery at KMC, Honorary Medical Officer at Government Wenlock Hospital, Director of the Lions Limb Centre and Commandant of the D.K. Home Guards.


The Trust established in his name has many firsts to its credit; the first nursing college  state began at BSc. Level progressing to MSc.; Physiotherapy  at BPT level thus progress to MPT and Ph.D. level; Speech and Hearing at BASLP level also  progress to MASLP and Ph.D. Radiology at B.Sc. Other courses such as Diploma in General Nursing , postgraduate degree course, MSW in Social Work , B.A. in fine arts a postgraduate Diploma in Classical Dance in 2010, a B.Ed Programme ,Diploma in medical technology etc for instance .





Physical therapy is a health care profession to develop, maintain and  to restore the physical movement . Also Provide services in circumstances where movement, fitness and function etc got  threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors. The Physiotherapy Programme  hence  provide high quality education to meet the continuing professional and developmental needs of Physiotherapists .


  1.  Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT )
  2.   Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)


Our Special features incudes 


1. Firstly ,Excellent teaching faculty
2. Secondly includes Integrated theory and practice
3. Strong graduate employment record
4. Multifaceted clinical experience
5. Finally provide Friendly and supportive atmosphere

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Working Hours

Now Closed UTC + 5.5
  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sunday Day Off

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