Acknowledged in 1997 because of the recognizing needs and awareness required within the stream of Health Care, Nitte Education Trust discovered and laid foundation for the emergence of Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy as a sub-division. The college has its infrastructure and management affiliated under Nitte University and is undersigned and recognized through Government of India and the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP). The college offers UG (B.PT) & PG (M.PT) degree within the course of physiotherapy, and practical sessions are properly available under the management and guidance of Justice K S Hegde Charitable Hospital.
Recognising the growing need and awareness for rehabilitation medicine in the field of health care, NET established the Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy in 1997. The Institute is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences(RGUHS), Bangalore, approved by the Government of Karnataka and recognised by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP).
Located at the Medical Sciences Complex at Deralakatte, Mangalore, the Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy offers a bachelor"s degree (B.PT) and a masters degree in Physiotherapy (M.PT). The college offers excellent facilities for practical training at the sophisticated multispeciality Justice K S Hegde Charitable Hospital.