Yenepoya BSC College in Bangalore

B.Sc. Respiratory Therapy (RT)


3 + 1 years

The healthcare sector is a significant employer in India and abroad, and it requires formal training programs in all its allied areas. Respiratory therapy is a highly demanded specialty that involves diagnostic cardiopulmonary evaluation and respiratory therapy treatment. Undergraduates in Respiratory Therapy can pursue careers as therapists, educators, or researchers. Various career options are available upon completion of the program, such as working in pulmonary function testing laboratories, asthma clinics, and pulmonary rehabilitation centers. The scope for growth in this field is immense due to the increasing number of intensive care facilities and improving healthcare systems.

A Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy is a four-year program that prepares graduates to become respiratory therapists. The curriculum covers topics such as patient assessment, respiratory therapy interventions, and critical care. Pursuing advanced degrees is also an option. It offers a promising career path for those interested in helping patients with respiratory conditions.


  • PUC / HSc Science Stream Kerala State Board - Boys - Physics, Chemistry & Biology - 65%
  • Kerala State Board - Girls - Physics, Chemistry & Biology - 60%
  • Other State Boards / CBSE / ICSE - Physics, Chemistry & Biology - 55% for Boys & Girls

Career Outcomes

Graduates of a BSc Respiratory Therapy (RT) program can pursue a variety of career opportunities in the healthcare field. Here are some of the potential career outcomes:

  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Pulmonary Function Technologist
  • Sleep Technologist
  • Clinical Educator
  • Researcher
  • Managerial positions

Program USP

Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy program's unique focus, high demand, hands-on experience, interdisciplinary collaboration, and career advancement opportunities make it an excellent choice for students interested in a career in respiratory therapy.

Program Highlights

Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy program provides students with the knowledge, skills, and clinical experience necessary to become skilled respiratory therapists and make a meaningful difference in the lives of patients with respiratory conditions.

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Admission 2023
Mangalore Campus