University Institute of Physical Therapy (UIPT) is a newly established department under the umbrella of Faculty of Allied Health Sciences (FAHS). The date of birth of this department is 1st September, 2012. The launching milestone achieved by this department was the accommodation of so many migration students from other known universities. So it started its journey from four semesters and five classes with senior most batch of 4th semester. Now, the total number of students of this department is 1638. The total permanent faculty of this department consists of 64 people along with 2 international and 3 national visiting faculty members so far.
Just after start of three months, four new postgraduate programs consisting of M.Phil (Physical Therapy-Musculoskeletal) and PhD in Physical Therapy also launched by this department 1st ever in Pakistan under the supervision of international supervisors.
Future programs include MS and M.Phil programs in other specialties of Physical Therapy Insh-Allah. Recently inaugurated “University Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Clinic (UPTRC)” (Clinical project 1 out of 5) is the state-of-the-art clinic for affording and non affording patients and also a very good place for clinical learning of UIPT students.