Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) BPT and MPT Admissions 2018

Last Updated - June 27 2018

Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences was founded in the year 1887 which was a result of the amalgamation of Hyderabad school and Madarsa-i-Aliya.  In the year 1988-1989 Nizam’s was first granted Autonomous Status for the best Undergraduate courses by UGC. Nizam’s has finished 25 successful years of autonomy. Nizam’s is the most reputed and oldest institution imparting higher education in South India. Nizam’s was affiliated to the Madras University for around 60 years and after that, it was made a Constituent College of Osmania University on February 19th in the year 1947.

NIMS is inviting applications for Bachelors in Physiotherapy (BPT) and Masters in Physiotherapy (MPT). Admission to all courses is open for students belonging to State of Telangana/ Andhra Pradesh (the part-time students can be from outside Andhra Pradesh).

The admission dates may differ in case any amendments are to be made in the set schedule. The notification for the admission will be alloted during the months of June/ July and the admissions will be held in the month of August/ September. Qualified aspirants are invited to fill applications for admission to BPT and MPT courses.

Students want admission in BPT courses must know that the period for the BPT courses will be four and a half years which will comprise six months of internship, and the period for the MPT courses is two years.

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both


    03rd Jul, 2018 - 16th Jul, 2018

Important Dates

Bachelor of Physiotherapy(BPT) & Master of Physiotherapy(MPT)
Application form03rd - 16th Jul, 2018
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)

  • An aspirant want admission in any BPT courses shall qualify an intermediate examination or equivalent with the following optional subjects: Botany, Physics, Chemistry, and Zoology  OR
    • Vocational Physiotherapy with bridge courses of biological and physical sciences and the aspirant has to qualify EAMCET-2015.  The rank obtained by the aspirants in EAMCET will be considered for admissions.
    • An aspirant must be 17 years old and must not be above the age of 25 years as on 31st December. For the SC/ST category aspirants, the upper age limit will be relaxed by 3 years.

    Seats Available:-

    MPT COURSES: A total of 15 seats are available for MPT courses.

    MPT Musculoskeletal Sciences: 5 seats are available

    MPT Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Sciences: 5 seats are available

    MPT Neurosciences: 5 seats are available.

    Master of Physiotherapy(MPT)

     The eligibility criteria for students want admission in any MPT course is Degree in Bachelors in Physiotherapy.

    Seats Available:

    BPT COURSES: 50 seats are available for students ready to take admission in BPT courses in NIMS.

    Step To Apply

    Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) & Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)

    • Qualified and interested students are to download the BPT and MPT admission application form from the university website
    • Next, the students need to send the correctly filled application form along with a DD in favor of “Director, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences”. Students can also pay the application fee on the cash counter of the institution and submit an application and cash receipt together.
    • Once the aspirants have filled the application form and finished the other formalities, they must send it by post on the following address; Associate Dean, Aptitude Testing, 2nd Floor, Old OPD Block, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad- 500 082.

  • The DD or the NIMS cash receipt must have the name of the aspirant, and the course name that the aspirant has applied for.
    • Selection Process for BPT and MPT courses:-

    • The aspirants will be selected on the basis of the entrance test.
      • The result for the entrance test will be displayed on the institute’s website
      • Aspirants who qualify the entrance exam will be called for the counseling.
      • Aspirants will have to pay the counseling fee of Rs. 25,000/- on the day of counseling. This amount will further be adjusted in the admission fee of the aspirant.
      • Aspirants who belong to the SC/ST category whose parental income is less than Rs. 100,000/- per annum are not need to pay the non-refundable tuition fee before taking admission.
      • Aspirants need to submit the original documents.
      • All other fee is to be confirmed and paid before the admission.
      • The in-services aspirants, who cannot deposit the original certificates at the time of admissions, shall submit the Xerox copy of the original documents duly attested by the NIMS controlling authorities.

      Reservation Criteria

      1. 85% seats are reserved for local aspirants and the remaining 15% seats are reserved for both local and non-local aspirants.
      2. BC (A): 7%, BC (B): 10%, BC (C): 1%, BC (D): 7%, BC (E): 4%, ST: 6% and SC: 15%. Total 50% seats are reserved for the BC/SC/ST.
      3. 33.3% of seats are reserved for women aspirants in each course available.
      4. 5% seats are available for the NIQ Quota
      5. 60% seats are available for the students who had commerce as a subject and are want admission in B.Com. Rest of the 40% seats are reserved for both commerce and non-commerce streams.
      6. Reservation is given to the aspirants falling in the category that comprises NCC: 2%, Games, and Sports: 2%, Extra-curricular activities: 1%, Children of Ex-servicemen and Armed Personnel: 1% and physically challenged: 3%.
      7.  1 seat is reserved for an In-service aspirant of NIMS offered the aspirant must qualify the entrance exam/ requisite qualification.


      • The fee for the second year shall be paid when the session for the second year starts.
      • If the in-service aspirants are serving NIMS for 4 years only then the fee of Rs. 25,000/- is to be paid. A bond has to be executed for the same and in case the aspirant fails to fulfill the criteria then the balance amount of Rs. 75,000+ 18% interest from the date of starting of course to the day of leaving the institute is to be paid by the aspirant.

      *The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allowed by the University/College

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