SVNIRTAR (Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research) is an Autonomous body affiliated to Utkal University which is under the DIVYANGJAN (Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. The institution provides total medical rehabilitation for people with Locomotor Disabilities. It was established in 1975 in olatar village which is 30km away from the city of Cuttack.
There are three bachelor degree courses provided by the institute namely Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics and postgraduate degree for the same.
For admission into this college,the university tends to take enterance exam namely CET and PGET, CET for Undergraduate admission and PGET for Postgraduates.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack Highlights
|Affiliated to||Utkal University|
|Course offered||UG and PG courses for Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics|
|Enterance||CET and PGET|
|Admission criteria||Merit based|
|Top recruiters||Otto-Bock, Endolite, Astha Therapeutics Intervention|
|Campus area||16.5 acres|
|Facilities available||Hospital, wards with 100 beds, Operation Theatres, X-ray and pathological investigations, Physio-Occupational Therapy services, Clinical Psychology, Vocational Counselling, Speech and Hearing, fabrication of rehabilitation of aids and appliances|
SVNIRTAR Cuttack Courses offered
The institute offers a full time 3 Undergraduate and 3 Postgraduate program in Physiotherapy,Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics .
|COURSES||SPECIALIZATION||ELIGIBILITY||TUITION FEE PER ANNUM|
|MPT||Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal condition, Neurology, Pediatrics||Bachelor’s degree in BPT/B.Sc. (PT) course including internship completion||Rs. 7,000|
|MOT||Rehabilitation, Developmental disability, Neurology, Hand rehabilitation||Bachelors degree in BOT/B.Sc. (PT) course including internship completion||Rs. 7,000|
|MPO||–||Bachelors degree in BPO/B.Sc. (PT) course including internship completion||Rs. 7,000|
SVNIRTAR Cuttack Admission
Admissions for Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research for all the courses(UG and PG)are conducted through entrance exams namely CET and PGET. These exams are conducted once in a year. Students are to appear for the entrance exams after they have completed the previous qualifying exams. Students appearing for the final examinations are also able to apply for the entrance examination, provided they have to show the mark sheet of the qualifying exam at the time of admissions.
How to apply?
- Go to the college website and fill the entrance examination forms.
- Payment of the exam fees.
- Provide the deetails, upload documents, mark sheets, and photographs,etc. whatever is been asked.
- Download the admit card.
- Check for the exam centers.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack: Placement
The institute provides placements for the final year students.The companies like Otto-Bock, Endolite, Astha Therapeutics Interventions Pvt. Ltd., Jindal Power and Steel Ltd. to recruit students from this institute.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack: Scholarship
Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research gives special attention to students especially from economically backward classes. The college connects with the govt and provides scholarships within the following categories:
- SC/ST Scholarship: SC/St students are given free education and a laptop is additionally provided to them.
- NSP Scholarship: NSP scholarship is additionally availed by students and lots of students attempt to get state scholarships from their state.
- Other scholarships for the students are category scholarship, central institution scholarship, etc.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack: Facilities
The institute has a good Library, Information and Documentation service facility to disseminate information in the fields of disability, rehabilitation and related areas.It also provides consultancy services to Govt. and Non-Govt.Organisation in setting/providing rehabilitation services.It also has hospital, wards with 100 beds, Operation Theatres, X-ray and pathological investigations, Physio-Occupational Therapy services, Clinical Psychology, Vocational Counselling, Speech and Hearing, fabrication of rehabilitation of aids and appliances.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack: Faculty
The college has 14 faculty members and out of the 14 5 are GDMOs,1 anesthesiast cum lecturer.There are HODs- 1 HOD for physiotherapy,2 assistant professor and 4 lecturers.There are nearly 174 staff who provide service in SVNIRTAR.Most of the Faculties are Ph.D. holders. They are all qualified in the subject of their expertise and ensure the smooth running of the institution. There are HOD for each department existing and a large number of faculties to support them.
SVNIRTAR Cuttack: FAQs
Ques. In which month is the exam for SVNIRTAR held?
Ans. The exam that is held for admission into SVNIRTAR is CEt for UG admission and PGET for PG admission.The CET exam is going to be held on the month of September.
Ques. How many number of seats may be there in SVNIRTAR?
Ans. The number of seats for BPT are 62,for BOP are also 62 and BPT are 46.
Ques. Can the students do internship elsewhere apart from SVNIRTAR?
Ans. If the student is willing to do internship elsewhere,the student has to get the permission from the Institute and if the permission is granted he/she is allowed to do the internship only at recognised rehabilitation centres.SVNIRTAR itself encourages the students for wider exposure and sends the student to rural rehabilitation center.Interns also posted at District Disability Rehabilitation Centres (DDRCs) set up by the Institute itself.
Ques. When are the results announced?
Ans. In the month of September itself,the results will be announced and the students who gets selected can go ahead with the admission procedure as per the guidelines given by the institute.
Ques. Can the examination centre of a student be changed according to their will?
Ans. No,but during the time of filling the form,there will be option for filling two examination centres of your choice.If the first choice of centre is full,then you might get the second centre of your choice.