Doctor of Physiotherapy, DPT is a higher education degree in physical therapy. The degree does not only involved the theoretical approach but the candidates also offered practical experiences to have a good command of their responsibilities. The degree of physiotherapy, DPT is teaching all around the world and the physiotherapists are playing a vibrant role in understanding and curing several musculoskeletal treatments. 

The degree program is complete in almost 05 years and students throughout the degree program go through several areas of studies including Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy, Human Growth, Development & Community Based Rehabilitation, Supervised Clinical Practice, and others. Where this degree program is taking as a major trend in the world, similarly, the medical institutes in Pakistan are also focusing to offer the degree program with almost all the possible accessibilities. Students who are interested to start the DPT program in 2021, are notified that the program is a good option for them because this can lead to a successful career not only in Pakistan but throughout the world the degree holders can get a better response. However, for the convenience of students the general eligibility criteria for DPT admissions 2021 and all other aspects are discussed here:  

DPT Admissions In Pakistan 2021

The degree program is approved by HEC and there are several allied health sciences institutes are available in Pakistan that are offering DPT admissions in Pakistan 2021. However, in another case we find that there are several allied health science institutes are available in Pakistan that do not come with the status of the self-degree programs, and those institutes are required to get affiliated with some approved institutes to lead this degree program. 

In almost all the major cities of Pakistan, the medical institutes offer DPT admissions annually or twice a year. Almost all the institutes allow students to get enrolled under specific criteria. Almost all the institutes are asked to pass the intermediate exams with the relevant subjects under the required scores. However, the colleges conduct entrance exams to evaluate the caliber of the students.  The entrance requirements may be different according to the different institutes. For example, the process of DPT admissions in Lahore is different than that of the process of DPT admissions in Islamabad and DPT admissions in Karachi, and some others. 

DPT Admission Criteria 2021

The following is the general DPT admission criteria 2021 for Pakistani students:

The average criteria are to pass the FSC pre-medical or equivalent program in 60% marks.

However, some institutes come with different criteria and the criteria are also calculated from 50% marks to 70% marks by several institutes.      

Besides this, students are also required to pass the DPT entrance exam that is concocted separately by the allied health sciences institutes in Pakistan. In some cases, the entrance test is also called the aptitude test for DPT and institutes offered candidates admissions based on this aptitude test and interviews. The minimum entrance exam score is 50% to be eligible for this program. 

Required Documents For DPT Admission    

The following are the required documents for DPT admissions in Pakistan:

All the previous academic documents/records.


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DPT Fee Structure In Pakistan 2021

DPT fee structure in Pakistan varies from institute to institute. We find two major categories of institutes including private sector institutes and public sector institutes. The tuition fee of the public sector institutes is comparatively less than that of the private sector institutes and the below given is the general idea of the DPT fee structure 2021:

Private Sector Institutes: The annual tuition fee ranges from 25,000 to 85,000.

Public Sector Institutes: The annual tuition fee ranges from 150,000 to 450,000.

DPT Admission Cycle 2021

The admission cycle is different from different institutes. For example, some institutes offer admissions annually. However, some come with the admission announcement twice a year. So, students are informed that they have to contact their selected institutes for getting the exact details of the admissions in DPT. The process comprised of the registration process, entrance exam, and interview. However, after going through these steps the final DPT merit list is published by the institutes, and then students are asked to submit the tuition fee to start their study program. 

DPT Admission Updates 2021

In order to secure admissions in any institutes, the basic requirement is to know the complete admission cycle that when and how the institutes offer admissions. If you are familiar with the admission cycle and admission process then you will apply for admissions accordingly. So, students are informed that for their convenience almost all the DPT admission updates 2021 are published here. All this information is derived from authentic sources especially from the concerned departments of the institutes.

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