About the Department / Program
The Department of Occupational Therapy (Faculty of Allied Health Sciences) offers the B.O.T program (Bachelor of Occupational Therapy - four and half year). Students in B.O.T program learn the skills in Health conditions, Human Occupations, Evaluation, Intervention and Research methods in Occupational Therapy Clinical practice is required before graduation program. The students are given hands on clinical training in the attached Sri Ramachandra Hospital & Medical Centre.
Students have excellent exposure to a wide range of clients in the department of Paediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Plastic surgery, Cardio - pulmonary, Neuro ICU, Neonatal ICU, Mental Health and Community center. They are also posted in the department of Occupational therapy for hands on training in the specialized fields of practice.The department of Occupational Therapy is providing services with the specialized units of Child health, Mental Health, Play therapy , Sensory Integrative Therapy, Group Therapy, ADL Training, Hand Therapy and more.
The Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (B.O.T) students undergo intensive clinical training and fieldwork in the areas of Paediatric to Geriatric care.