A physical therapist is a qualified health care professional with specialized knowledge that brings a holistic approach to recovery, helps to regain movement from injury or disability and treat a wide variety of conditions.
The general objectives of physiotherapy curriculum is to prepare a caring general purpose, community oriented Doctor who will be competent to deal with common health problems of the people in a scientifically sound, cost effective manner using appropriate technology and a holistic approach.
He /she should be able to assume leadership in health care team, function and communicate effectively as a manager in accordance with the code of medical ethics. He/she should be a continuous self-learner who is able to pursue training in the specialty of his/her choice. In accordance to achieve the general objective. Physiotherapy institutions aim to the acquisition of the following specific learning outcomes in the cognitive, effective and psychomotor domains.