About The College
Yenepoya Physiotherapy College
Yenepoya Physiotherapy College (YPC) established in 2003 under the Islamic Academy of Education Trust (IAE) and the college was affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS).
The College thus brought under the ambit of Yenepoya (Deemed-to-be university under section 3(A) of the UGC Act 1956 as per notification number F 9-11/2007 U-3 dated 27-02-2007) in the year 2009. YPC offers under graduate (BPT), postgraduate (MPT) and Ph.D, programmes. The institute is well known for its discipline, quality education and clinical research. Thus ensuring the quality of teaching learning and services to the society and the country as a whole.
The first batch of BPT students successfully completed their program and was awarded their degrees in 2008. Postgraduate courses (MPT) have since begun in 3 elective branches of Neurology, Cardiothoracic & Orthopaedics under RGUHS in the year 2007. Yenepoya Physiotherapy College is one among the few colleges to offer specialty in physiotherapy in India. By the year 2010 the college has added two more specialty branches i.e. Paediatrics and Manual therapy. In the year 2016 Semester system for BPT programme and in 2018 Choice Based credit System was introduced for MPT programme with 4 specialities with 7 electives.
Facilities in Yenepoya Physiotherapy College
The Yenepoya Libraries play a vital role in the teaching, learning and research programs . The libraries aim to achieve these through acquisition, organization and dissemination of library resources both in print and electronic formats.
The libraries have a total holding of 53,738 books 2500 + e-resources, 9316 back volumes of journals, 2441 Theses and Dissertations.
Continuous engagement in improving quality and facility of services hence results in achieving higher degree of user satisfaction.
The University is a member of the National Cancer Grid Consortium of e-resources, therefore access to the NCG Virtual Library resources in Oncology, Hematology, Palliative care and Pathology available. Institutional membership is also available to DELNET which is a resource sharing network among member libraries, National Digital Library (NDL) which provides access to a large collection of learning resources and Mangalore University Library. The University also is a member of the HELINET consortium of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, (RGUHS) Bangalore enabling access of more than 1,600 e-resources.
ICT section of Yenepoya manages ICT infrastructure and business applications, and support learning, teaching, research, and administrative functions. The team also include experienced engineers, technicians, software developers, and network and system administrators.
Facilities of ICT :
- Gigabit campus backbone network
- E- Learning
- Student Information System
- Document Management System
- Hospital Management & Information System
- The institute shall provide residential accommodation in the campus to the students admitted to regular courses.
- Compulsory for the students to reside in the hostel.
- Students residing within ten kms radius can stay with their parents.
- Every boarder must acquaint himself/herself with the rules and regulations of the hostel. He/she must obey these rules strictly.
Established on 24 September 2011 with the aim to bridge the gap between the job –applicants and a potential employer, and to plan career.
The Department of Physical Education operates sports and physical activities that reflect interest of the student body, the ethical principles of the University and the desires of constituents .
Offer opportunities to ensure that physical activity and fitness become part of regular healthy behavioural patterns. Encouraging any type or amount of physical activity in leisure time can provide important health benefits, compared to a sedentary lifestyle. Activities that promote strength and flexibility are essential because they may protect against disability, enhance functional independence, and encourage regular physical activity participation. These benefits are particularly important—a good quality of life means being functionally independent and being able to perform the activities of daily living. Because they spend most of their time in studies, the type and amount of physical activity encouraged in colleges are essential components of a fitness program and a healthy lifestyle.
The Outdoor Facilities
The Outdoor Facilities: International Standard Grass Soccer Ground ,inaugurated by Mr Mohammed Rafi on the 16th of May 2011. The viewing gallery that can accommodate a large number of audience. The soccer ground also alternatively used for hosting cricket matches as well as the Annual University Athletic meet.