BSc Respiratory Therapy (BSc RT) was started in 1995 by School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal. The program was established under the initial guidance and direction from the School of Allied Health Professions, Loma Linda University, California, USA. SOAHS initiated this 4-year degree course consisting of 3 years of course work and 1 year of clinical rotations (internship).

Course outline: (Program Educational Objectives, Program Outcomes, Course Outcomes)

DURATION: 3 years plus 1 year of internship

Teaching Methodology


UG teaching includes the following: Classroom lectures with powerpoint or other appropriate teaching aid, practical demonstrations of techniques and practice. From the 3rd year, undergraduate students will be exposed to patient care through rotatory clinical postings which includes demonstration and supervised skill training with patients.


Career Opportunities


  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Clinical Application Specialist
  • Product Manager
  • Manager, Medical Sciences
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Product Trainer


Key Dates & Deadlines


Apr 15 24

Apr ' 24

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date


4 years inclusive of 1 year internship


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Next Steps

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