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MPT Admission 2014, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) Hyderabad

Updated on Thu, 18 September 2014 at 15:44 IST
MPT Admission 2014, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) Hyderabad

MPT Admission 2014, NIMSET Hyderabad

Nizam Institute of Medical Science (NIMS), Hyderabad, announces admission for Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Course for 2014 session through entrance exam.

Specialty, Number of Seats and Duration Course

1) MPT - Musculoskeletal Sciences - 05 Seats; Duration - 2 years

2) MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Sciences - 05 Seats; Duration - 2 years

3) MPT ‐ Neurosciences - 05 Seats; Duration - 2 years


a) Candidate holding a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy from a recognized University and completed/shall be completing six months internship by 30th Sept 2014 in India or a Foreign University with at least 10+2+4 years of educational pattern and a minimum of six months internship

However, since 4 years course and 6 months Internship did not exist before 1998, candidates who have qualified and completed the internship before 31st December 1998 shall be eligible for this course if they have at least 10+2+3 years of educational pattern and 6 months of internship
Deadline for completion of internship is 30th September 2014

The candidates who have already registered for any degree or studying regular course and applying for admission to another course in NIMS, shall resign such training course in the Institute duly fulfilling the conditions of the bond and failure to do so, their applications for admission to the other course will be rejected

Local Area Reservations

The local area reservations are made as per the procedure described in the Annexure IV of GOP No. 646 dated 10th July, 1979 and may be seen at

The following allocations are accordingly made for the three regions of the State of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

a) Andhra University (AU): 42%

b) Osmania University (OU): 36% and

c) Sri Venkateswara University (SVU): 22%

The definition of local and non‐local status and a detailed description of local/non local candidates in relation to a university area may be seen in Annexure IV of the prospectus

Application Procedure

Application form is available at

A candidate must submit hard copy of the application form; the application form may be downloaded and filled appropriately

Please note that all the columns in the application form require to be filled in. Incomplete and hand written application forms are liable to be rejected

The filled in application form will have to be printed, signed and sent to Associate Dean, Aptitude Testing, 2nd floor, Old OPD Block, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Punjagutta, Hyderabad-500082 on or before 05.00 PM of 30th September 2014 along with a) all the documents mentioned in the Annexure I and b) a demand draft

A demand draft for Rs.1100/‐ (Rupees one thousand and one hundred only) drawn in favour of the Director, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences or NIMS Cash Receipt dated between 16th September 2014 to 30th September 2014 will have to be submitted simultaneously along with the filled‐in application

The candidate must write his/her name and the course applied for on the back side of Bank Draft/NIMS Cash Receipt

Application fee is non‐refundable even if the application is summarily rejected

The institute will not be responsible for non‐receipt of applications or delay in postal transit

The candidates who are in‐service seeking admission into MPT course shall submit service certificate and No Objection Certificate in original issued only by the appointing authority along with the application

Entrance Test

1) There shall be a common entrance test consisting of multiple choice (objective) questions (MCQs) as described below:

a) Specialty MCQs in musculoskeletal, cardiovascular and pulmonary and neurosciences (approximately 50%) related to basic and clinical sciences, biomechanics, physiotherapy techniques, critical care and rehabilitation

b) General MCQs (approximately 50%) in general clinical sciences (general medicine, general surgery, paediatric, obstetrics and gynaecology, electrotherapy, exercise therapy, first‐aid, resuscitations, social & preventive medicine, radiology, sociology and psychology)

2) The selection shall be by an entrance test consisting 60 multiple‐choice questions covering the Bachelor of Physiotherapy course to be answered in 60 minutes

3) The syllabus for entrance test shall be that of BPT standard of the Universities of Telangana/Andhra Pradesh States

Fee Structure

a) Rs 100,000/‐ (Rupees one lakh only) as department development fund

b) For in‐service candidate Rs 25,000/‐ department development fund provided they should serve NIMS for 4 years - bond has to be executed - failing which, they have to pay balance of Rs 75,000/‐ + 18% interest from the date of commencement of course to the day of leaving the institute

c) Annual fee Rs 60000/‐ (Rupees sixty thousand only) is payable by all

d) Second year fee shall be paid at the commencement of the 2nd year classes

Candidates sponsored by Govt of Telangana/A.P are also required to pay the above fee; non‐payment of fee will entail discontinuation of the course

Please Note: Display of above list, where applicable, shall be made available on NIMS notice board and website

Important Dates

Availability of application on website: 16th September 2014

Last date for submission of application (hard copy): 30th September 2014

Issue of Hall Tickets for eligible candidates through email: 15th October 2014

Date of Entrance Exam (Venue as indicated in the Hall Ticket): 17th October 2014

Display of provisional results: 20th October 2014

Deadline for manual re‐evaluation of OMR answer sheet: 21st October 2014

Display of Merit list: 22nd October 2014

Date of Counselling: 28th October 2014 (10.00 am)

Date of admission, payment of fee and submission of original certificates and bond: 29th October 2014

Commencement of classes: 05th November 2014

Closure of admissions: 05th January 2015 (04th January 2015 is being Sunday)


Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences
(A University Estd under the State Act),
Hyderabad‐500082 (Telangana),

NIZAM's INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (NIMS), Hyderabad, is established under the Act 1989 of Andhra Pradesh State create a Centre of Excellence for providing medical care, educational and research facilities of high order in the field of medical science in the existing super specialties and such other super specialties that may develop in future, including continuing Medical Education and Hospital administration.

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