Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

What is Occupational Therapy
Vision And Mission
Entry Requirement
Programme Structure
Academic Schedule
Programme/ Curriculum

Welcome to the School and Department of Occupational Therapy

This is the second School of Occupational Therapy that has been established in the year 2007 in the Institute of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation in affiliation with Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi.The School offers 4 years B.S.hons degree program. Occupational Therapy is a challenging field for both male and female. Occupational Therapists are the integral members of rehabilitaion multidisciplinary team. A philosophy of self-directed learning and reflection on practice underlies the undergraduate studies.

Department of Occupational Therapy

The Fully equipped Department of Occupational Therapy not only serves the purpose of training the undergraduate students but also caters to the different categories of disabled. The department has following four units;

  • Adult Rehabilitation Unit
  • Paediatric rehabilitation Unit
  • Sensory Integration unit
  • ADL(activities of daily living) Training/Retraining Unit

Contact Details


Director IPM&R

Dr. Nabila Soomro

Assistant Director OT

Ms.Shahidda Zakir khan, School / Department of Occupational Therapy


Institute Of Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, Dow University Of Health Sciences, Chand Bibi Road, Karachi-74200. Pakistan

Contact No.

021-99216213, 0312-9215757