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U.C.A. COLLEGE OF PARAMEDICAL SCIENCES

 
 

In 1993 the U.C.A. has started a 3 years and 6 months Diploma Course in Physiotherapy which was upgraded into a B.P.T Degree Course in the year 1998 which is for a 4 years academic and 6 months of compulsory rotatory internship training. This B.P.T. Degree course is recognized by the Govt. of Tamilnadu and the college is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai – 32.

The degree Course is conducted in accordance with the regulations and syllabus formulated by The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai – 32. The subjects taught include Social Sciences, Basic Medical Sciences, Physiotherapy subjects and Rehabilitation Sciences.

 
     
  RECOGINITION
 
Permission to start the BPT Degree was granted by the Govt. of Tamilnadu vide G.O.Ms.No.484, Health and Family Welfare dated 27.08.1998
     
  AFFILIATION
 

AFFILIATED TO THE TAMILNADU DR.MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI -32. FOR THE YEAR 2013-2014 VIDE THEIR PROCEDINGS NUMBER Affln.III (2)/31056/2013 DATED 25-10-2013. NUMBER OF SEATS SANCTIONED 50 SEATS

     
  MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION
 
Medium of Instruction will be English.
     
  DURATION OF COURSE
 
Fulltime course of four academic years, plus compulsory rotatory internship training six months.
     
 
 
TRAINING
Care is taken to give exposure to the students in the Current Trends in physiotherapy. Students are sent for training to the Madras Medical Mission Hospital and other speciality Hospitals.Internship training is provided at Govt. Hospitals in Chennai.
 
     
 
FACULTY
Besides, the full time Physiotherapy faculties who are eminent persons in our fields, we also have a distinguished team of Visiting Faculties who are retired Professors from Govt. Medical Colleges. Demonstration and teaching of Anatomy consists of Dissected Human Body (Cadaveric) demonstration by the Professor of Anatomy. Postgraduate Physiotherapy Teachers and Physiotherapists with rich experience in teaching are teaching the students. Modern teaching facilities are provided to update the students knowledge
 
 
 
 

PRINCIPAL

MR. B. SENTHIL KUMAR M.P.T., MIAP., SRP (UK)

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VICE PRINCIPAL

MR. C. PASUPATHY B.P.T MIAP., SRP (UK)

READER / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

MR. BEN SELVAN MPT MIAP

MRS SHABIETHAA MPT MIAP

MRS LILY IMMACULATE MPT MIAP

MR. VEMBU. S MPT MIAP

MR. S. ALAGURAJA MPT

MR. P.G HARI PRASAD MPT

LECTURER / ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

MRS ROXY A.R BPT MSc PSYCHOLOGY

MRS S. VIDHYA MPT

MS. K. REKHA MPT

MRS SARASWATHY BPT

MR.YOGARAJ MPT

MR. S. PRAKASH MPT

TUTOR

MRS K.N JEEVA BPT MIAP

MR GODWIN VIMAL RAJ BPT MIAP

CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR

MR SANDEEP SOMAN BPT

MRS L. JAYANTHY BPT

VISITING FACULTIES

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS

MRS. SHEEBA JOHN., M.Sc PHYSICS

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PHYSICS

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

MR. DANIEL MESHAC., M.A SOCIOLOGY

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SOCIOLOGY

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

MRS. ANITA GEORGE., M.A PSYCHOLOGY

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PSYCHOLOGY

DEPARTMENT OF NURSING, HEALTH AND NUTRITION

MRS. SUSY RAJAN VARKEY., B.Sc NURSING

DEPARTMENT ANATOMY

DR. SARATHA KATHIRESAN., M.B.B.S M.Sc ANATOMY- EMBRYOLOGY

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY

DR. C. JAYANTHI M.B.B.S M.D (G.M)

DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY

DR. SARASA BHARATI. R M.B.B.S M.D Ph.D (PATHOLOGY)

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE

DR. P. S. MANOHARAN M.B.B.S DA

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN MEDICAL SUBJECTS

GENERAL MEDICINE DR. A. THOMAS GEORGE M.B.B.S M.D

GENERAL SURGERY DR. P. NAGARAJAN M.S (GENERAL SURGEON)

ORTHOPEADICS - DR. KALANATHI. R M.B.B.S D.ORTHO DNB (ORTHO)

PAEDIATRICS - DR. MOHAN EASOW M.B.B.S M.D PAEDIATRICS

NEUROLOGY DR. M. SUDHAGAR. M.B.B.S M.D (GENERAL MEDICINE)

CARDIO THORACIC SURGERY DR. RAJAN SETHURATNAM M.S M.Ch

OBSTETRICS, GYNAECOLOGY - DR. KUNJA MANICKA KUNDAVI M.B.B.S DGO DNB (OG)

PLASTIC AND RECONTRUCTIVE SURGERY - DR. JACOB JAYAKAR RAJU MANDAPATTI. M.B.B.S M.S

RHEUMATOLOGY - DR. KALANATHI. R M.B.B.S D.ORTHO DNB (ORTHO)

DEPARTMENT OF BIOMECHANICS

MRS. MUTHULAKSHMI .MPT

 
     
  ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES
 
 

Paper Presentation
Poster Presentation
Weekely Case Presentation
Postings in MMM Hospital
Internship Six Months CRRI in Government Hospital and Stanley Medical Hospital.
Students Regularly Attend Inter College Conference and Workshop

 
     
  FEES STRUCTURE
 
 

Fees will be as per Government Fixation.
S.C / S.T Candidates will be Provided with Govt. Scholarship and First Graduate in the Family will also be Eligible for Scholarship from Govt.

 
     
  OUT PATIENT DEPARTMENT
 

The Out Patient Department in the College premises is equipped with all the required facilities and is attached to the Institute. The patients are taken care by a team of Physiotherapists with wide experience, under the guidance of Medical Director.

 
     
  CLINICAL FACILITIES IN THE COLLEGE  
  The following clinical facilities are available in the college.

1. Physiotherapy services
    a. Exercise Therapy
    b. Electro Therapy
    c. Prosthetic and Orthotic guidance
    d. Medical Social Work Assistance
    e. General Rehab. Services
 
     
  ADMISSION  
 
Admission to B.P.T Degree Course is based on Govt. norms. Fifty students are admitted every year. Students who have passed the Higher Secondary Examination under Govt. of Tamilnadu with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Botany and Zoology as subjects of study and other equivalent qualifications approved by the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR. Medical University are eligible for admission. Minimum age for admission is 17 years. Hostel is provided for girl students only. Applicants should apply to the Principal for admission to B.P.T Course
 
     
  EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
 
  Students are encouraged to participate in Community Based Rehabilitation Programmes and Continuing Medical Education Programmes, Conferences, various competitions of Physiotherapy Colleges under the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University and under the Govt. of Tamilnadu. Study tour is a regular feature of the curriculum.  
     
  ADMINISTRATION STAFF  
  Correspondent: Dr. Mohan Easow, M.D.
Principal: Mr. B. Senthil Kumar M.P.T., MIAP., SRP (UK)
     
 

U.C.A. COLLEGE OF PARAMEDICAL SCIENCES
(Affiliated to the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University)
30, Pachaiyappa's College Hostel Road, Chetpet, Chennai 600 031.
E-mail: ucacopt@yahoo.com
Phone: 91 44 26651767 / 9841724470 / 9444200790
Telefax: 91 44 26415122

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