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BPT Lateral Entry Admission in India 2021:Check Application (Closed), Eligibility, Selection,Top Colleges Here

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: September 06, 2021 09:50 pm IST

The admission process for BPT lateral entry is different from the regular BPT. Know all about BPT lateral entry admissions 2021, colleges, and more.

BPT Lateral Entry Admission in India

One of the popular undergraduate course among candidates is BPT Lateral Entry (LE). If you are looking forward to building a career as a physiotherapist you can apply for BPT Lateral Entry Admissions in India. Through BPT LE candidates can pursue a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) course from the second year of the usual BPT course.

There are various physiotherapy colleges in India that offer admission to the BPT Lateral Entry course. Students who have completed their Diploma in Physiotherapy will be eligible for admission in the BPT course through lateral entry.

BPT Lateral Entry Admission Highlights 2021

Some of the important highlights of BPT Lateral Entry admissions 2021 are as follows:

Course Name



Admission Process


BPT Lateral Entry


3 years

(Direct admission to 2nd Year)

Direct/ Entrance

Rs 5000 to Rs 1,50,000/-

BPT Lateral Entry 2021 Important Dates

The BPT lateral entry admission dates vary from college to college. However, we have come up with a general schedule for BPT lateral entry admissions so that you can get a gist of the same:



BPT Lateral Entry Application Start Date

2nd Week of April 2021

BPT Lateral Entry Application Last Date

Last Week of August 2021

Merit List

September 2021

Commencement of Class

October 2021

BPT Lateral Entry Eligibility Criteria 2021

If you are planning to apply for BPT Lateral Entry admission then you must have completed a two-year diploma in Physiotherapy. Most of the Physiotherapy colleges in India in require 45% marks in the two-year diploma after class 10 board exam with English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology (EPCB) as mandatory subjects.

Diploma in Physiotherapy (DPT) creates a lot of opportunities for the candidates. One can opt for a 2-year diploma after class 12 or apply for Diploma courses right after class 10 board exams.

BPT Lateral Entry Application Process 2021

Candidates aspiring for BPT Lateral Entry admission must note that there are different ways to fill up the application form. In most of the colleges, the application form can be filled on the official website of the college. And in some cases, the application form can be filled in offline mode. The most common application process followed by many colleges in India for BPT Lateral Entry admission is discussed below:-

Step 1:- Registration:-

Candidates need to first visit the official website of the college/ university and register themselves by verifying their mobile phone number and email address. At the time of registration, candidates need to enter their Name, Mobile Number, email address and select the course in which they want to get admission.

Step 2:- Application Form:-

After the registration, candidates need to fill up the college application form by entering their education qualification, category, contact information etc. After filling up the application form candidates need to upload the certain documents asked by the college such as Class 10th Certificate, Class 12th certificate, Photograph, Signature etc.

Step 3:- Application Fee:-

After filling up the application form, candidates must pay the application fee mentioned by the college through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking.

Step 4:- Submit

After the application fee has been paid the applicant has to submit the application form online or in the admission department of the respective college.

Documents Required for BPT Lateral Entry Admission 2021

The list of important documents that must be submitted along with the application form at the time of BPT Lateral Entry admission is as follows:

Class 10th Certificate along with its Marksheet

Class 12th Certificate along with its Marksheet

Diploma in Physiotherapy (DPT) Certificate and mark sheet

Id Proof such as -Aadhar Card/ Passport/ Voter Id

Transfer Certificate

Migration Certificate

Character Certificate

Category Certificate for OBC/ SC/ ST(If Applicable)

BPT Lateral Entry Admission Process 2021

The admission process to BPT Lateral Entry varies from college to college. Some institutes conduct entrance exams for admission to BPT LE whereas some colleges offer direct admissions on the basis of candidates' performance in the last qualifying exam.

BPT Lateral Entry Course Fee 2021

The average course fee for the BPT Lateral Entry course varies from institute to institute. In the Government College, the average course fee for the BPT Lateral Entry ranges between Rs 5,000/- to 50,000/-. Whereas in private colleges the BPT LE course fee ranges between Rs 50,000/- to Rs 1,50,000/-.

List of Popular Exams for BPT Lateral Entry Admission

Top BPT Lateral Entry Colleges in India

Some of the top colleges in India which offer admission to BPT Lateral Entry course are as follows:


Name of College

Approximate Annual Fees


Lovely Professional University

Rs 78,000/-


Integral University

Rs 90,000/-


Jaipur National University

Rs 73,000/-


RK University

Rs 65,000/-


Noida International University

Rs 1,10,000/-


CMC Vellore



Acharya Institute of Technology

Rs 1,25,000/-


Om Sterling global university

Rs 65,000/-

If you are interested in applying to any of the above-mentioned Physiotherapy Colleges for BPT Lateral Entry admissions, you can fill our Common Application Form to get free advice from our educational experts. If you have any more doubts, do not hesitate to contact us via our Q&A Section.

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