Bachelors of Occupational Therapy

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy is a 4-5 year-long undergraduate course designed to produce efficient therapists that can help the physically or mentally challenged people enjoy their life without any hindrance.


  1. To acquire adequate knowledge of basic medical subjects and to develop skills and knowledge of Occupational Therapy treatment so as they can work as rehabilitation team member and to coordinate with other team member and to provide therapeutic management of various medical and surgical condition of patients.
  2. To acquire skills in management, research and teaching in occupational therapy as well as guidance and counseling of patients regarding Occupational Therapy.
  3. To acquire proper attitude for compassion and concerns for patients and welfare of physically & mentally handicapped in the community.
  4. To practice moral and ethical values evidence base practice with regard to Occupational Therapy.Approval by statutory Authorities

Details of Course

Duration of the Course


Admission Process

4Year Course & 6 Month Internship at SAIMS hospital.

The candidate applying for admission to BOT program should have passed 10+2 examination with PCB compulsory.

CLC on the basis of PCB percentage {Merit-based/ College level counselling}

S.No. Level of Course  Faculty Course Name Duration Time Sanctioned Seats Eligibility Qualification Admission Recognition of Course Scope of Work
1. U.G. Occupational Therapy B.O.T. Four and Half Year Full time 50 10+2 system of education in science group or equivalent examination with Chemistry, Physics & Biology, as main subjects. CLC on the basis of PCB percentage (M.P. Paramedical Council, Bhopal) Govt. sectors,Hospital, Clinic, Rehabilitation, Sports, etc.
2. P.G. Occupational Therapy M.O.T. Two Year Full time 20 Bachelor of Occupational Therapy B.Sc. (OT) or BOT degree or Equivalent CLC (M.P. Paramedical Council, Bhopal) Govt. sectors,Hospital, Clinic, Rehabilitation, Sports, etc

Course Fee: As prescribe by Government.

The institute is very well developed infrastructure to maintain the highest level of education and training in the subject. A brief description of the facilities available in the institute is given here –


The institute has a very rich faculty comprising some very eminent, experienced and scholarly Doctor&medical teacher.


Separate lecture halls, AUDIO-VISUAL AIDS, laboratories, and facilities for clinical tests and examination have been extensively developed and institute can boast of having excellent teaching


As the Institute has been promoted by Bhandari group of hospital and is utilizing the facilities of the flagship hospital of the group i.e. BHRC & SAIMS. It enjoys all the clinical and hospital related facilities at it disposal. In addition to this, other group hospitals to provide all the essential facilities to support for the purpose of clinical and experimental paramedical training of the students. All the Bhandari group and associate hospitals have independent pathology, x-ray, sonography Echo Cardiography, ICCU,
Pediatric ICU. Advanced operation theatre and other departments equipped with the latest Equipment which are made available for the training of the students. The physiotherapy, occupational therapy departments of the hospital is one of the best and shall be used for the clinical training of BPT/BOP students.


For the experimental work, separate, well equipped Anatomy, physiology, pathology, radiology, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy laboratories have been developed in the institute.


There is very well developed library and separate reading room for the student in the institute. Books on all the related subjects are available in the library and are issued to the students for home study. Various scientific journals magazines, newspapers etc. are subscribed to and are available in the reading room.


Latest equipment’s for A-V aids for teaching purpose such as LCD projectors, slide projector, overhead projector.


The institute has a separate computer department having number of computer which are used for teaching and data keeping. All the records related with students and the institutes are fully computerized.