Ziauddin College of Physical Therapy (ZCPT) was established in 1999 at North location offering four years’ Bachelors of Physical Therapy. ZCPT has the privilege to be first institute in Pakistan to offer Master in physical therapy in year 2000. With the introduction of Doctor of Occupational Therapy, the nomenclature of college was changed to Ziauddin College of Rehabilitation Sciences (ZCRS) in 2017. In 2018, under Department of Physical education, Health and Sports Science Initially Six Month Diploma in fitness and training was started and after one year, four years’ bachelor’s in Physical education, Health and Sports Science was also initiated. In line with chancellor’s vision and the need of society for quality health care education, the classes of ZCRS are now operational at North, Clifton and Education City, Link Road. Till date, around 1000 students have graduated in different programs along with 38 post graduates inclusive of three PhDs. Future plans of college include commencement of PhD in Physical therapy program, Post graduate Diploma in Occupational Therapy in upcoming academic year and a state of art infrastructure at Clifton location providing rehabilitation education and patient care services under one roof.
Ms. SUMAIRA IMRAN
College of Rehabilitation Sciences