Occupational therapy is a bachelor’s degree programme that focuses on improving the lives and conditions of persons who are handicapped or limited in some way. It is possible to compare this training to patient rehabilitation. Patients with physical, emotional, metal, and neurological disabilities are treated by occupational therapists with a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy. Exercises, functional training, helping devices and equipment, ergonomic training, and environmental adaptation and restructuring are among the treatments used to improve the life, condition, and rehabilitation of such limited and handicapped persons.
B.Sc. in Occupational Therapy is one of the most promising courses offering job stability, good salary and a bright career, as the demand is this field is rapidly increasing and endless. The course prepares the candidates for professional practice including quality management of services, ethical issues and research and communication skills. After successful completion of the course, candidates find jobs in Hospitals, Private Clinics and Health Centre, Rehabilitation Centre and NGOs. Also more than one-third of occupational therapists work part time.
10+2 examination in Science Stream with Physics, Chemistry & Biology as compulsory subjects with at least 50% marks from a recognized board