The Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research - SVNIRTAR is an autonomous institute established in 1984, providing medical rehabilitation for people with locomotor disabilities. The institute offers three Bachelor's Degree courses in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics, and Orthotics, and also in three Postgraduate courses. Admission in the institute is given on the basis of CET for a Bachelor’s seat and PGET for the Master’s seat.

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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1984 | Public
Entrance Exam CET(UG) and PGET(PG)
Courses Offered UG Courses and PG Courses
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Entrance Test
Facilities Available Hand Clinic, Physiotherapy Unit, Library, Hostel, Practical departments
Top Recruiters Otto-Bock, Endolite, Astha Therapeutics Intervention 
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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Courses 

There are several undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research. Diplomate courses are also offered by the institute. The courses offered by the institution are tabulated below:

Course Specialization Eligibility
Bachelor Physiotherapy Occupational Therapy Prosthetics and Orthotics Eligibility: 12th class examination in science stream with at least aggregate 50% marks in three subjects Duration: 4.5 years
Master Eligibility: completed a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy Duration: 2 years
Diplomate (DNB) Eligibility: Completed Masters in Physiotherapy Duration: 3 years

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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Admission 

Admissions for Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research for all courses are conducted through the prescribed entrance exams. They are conducted once a year. Students need to appear for the entrance exams after they have completed the previous qualifying exams. Students appearing for the final examinations can also apply for the entrance examination, provided they are able to provide the mark sheet of the qualifying exam at the time of admissions.

How to apply?

  • Check the college website and fill out the entrance examination forms.
  • Pay relevant exam fees. 
  • Complete all relevant details, upload documents, mark sheets, and photographs. 
  • Download the admit card once announced.
  • Check for exam centers

SVNIRTAR Cuttack Placement 

The placements are provided by the institute and companies and firms come to the campus to recruit potential employees from the institute. Companies coming for placement interviews include Otto-Bock, Endolite, Astha Therapeutics Intervention to name a few. They conduct interviews of final year students and give them job offers based on that. Under the Social and Vocational Rehabilitation services the institute has provided placements. The number of students placed is as follows:

Year Students placed
2014-15 24
2015-16 51
2016-17 187

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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Scholarship 

Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research gives attention to students from economically backward classes and needy students. The college connects with the government and provides scholarships in the following categories:

  • SC/ST Scholarship: SC/St students are provided with free education and a laptop is also provided to them.
  • NSP Scholarship: NSP scholarship is also availed by students and many students try to get scholarships from their state.
  • Other scholarships include category scholarship, central institution scholarship, etc.

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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Facilities 

Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research provides the below-mentioned facilities to students during their learning tenure:

  • Computer Laboratory: There are 30 computers with internet available to impart training to Bachelor’s and Master’s students. The computers have the latest software in Physiotherapy and Anatomy installed on them.
  • Library: A good number of books, documents, reference journals are available in the library. 
  • Hospital: The hospital has an inpatient capacity of 100 beds. Students can gain experience from the hospital.

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SVNIRTAR Cuttack Faculty 

There are a total of 174 staff providing service in Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research. Most of the Faculties are either Ph.D. holders. They are qualified in the subject of their expertise and ensure the smooth functioning of the institution. There are HOD for each department existing and an ample number of faculties to support them.

The college has 14 faculty members. Out of these, there are 5 GDMOs, 1 Anaesthetist cum lecturer. There is 1 HOD for Physiotherapy, 2 Assistant Professors, and 4 lecturers.

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Ques. Do guest faculties come to give lectures in Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research?

Ans. Yes, guest faculties come to give lectures. For every department, different guest faculties visit the campus to deliver lectures and also improvise the theoretical aspects of the subject.

Ques. Do any training is provided to improve the skills of the students?

Ans. Yes, skill-enhancing training is given to the students. So, candidates are trained as per the requirement and they could use their skills to treat people.

Ques. Is the internship provided by the Institute?

Ans. A 6-month compulsory internship is needed to be done by the students after completion of their bachelor’s courses. So they could have a brief idea about their field before entering the field.

Ques. What are the aids and appliances of the institute?

Ans. Service delivery programs: Institutes want to develop models of service delivery programs for rehabilitation. The college provides vocational training to students. It also promotes and disseminates information on rehabilitation in India and abroad.

Ques. Are there any short-term courses offered by the institute?

Ans. A number of short-term courses are offered by the institute. The courses range from one day to one week. The students and even faculty members can take advantage of the course to furnish their knowledge.