Yenepoya MSC College in Bangalore

M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy (RT)


2 years

A Master of Science in Respiratory Therapy is a post graduate-level program that trains respiratory therapists in advanced clinical practice and research skills to prevent, diagnose, treat, and manage respiratory disorders. The program requires a bachelor's degree in respiratory therapy or a related field, and typically takes two years to complete. Graduates can pursue various career paths, including clinical practice, education, research, and leadership roles in healthcare organizations. They may work in hospitals, clinics, respiratory therapy departments, long-term care facilities, and research institutions.

The M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy program offers advanced training in respiratory therapy, including advanced respiratory care, clinical training, research skills, and management and leadership skills. Graduates can pursue careers in hospitals, clinics, research institutions, and leadership positions in respiratory therapy. They may also continue their education by pursuing a Ph.D. in Respiratory Therapy or related fields.


  • The students who have passed with minimum of 50 % marks in B.Sc. Respiratory Care Technology / Respiratory Therapy /B.Sc. Critical Care Therapy from institutions where mode of study is a full-time program with an internship of 1 year in universities
  • Or
  • 1 year clinical experience is considered equivalent by Yenepoya (Deemed to be) University.
  • Or
  • are eligible for MSC Respiratory Therapy program.

Career outcomes

Graduates of an M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy program are prepared for careers as respiratory therapists, pulmonary function technologists, clinical educators, healthcare managers, and researchers. Their specialized skills and knowledge are in high demand and essential for improving the quality of life for patients with respiratory disorders.

Program USP

M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy program offers a unique combination of advanced knowledge and skills, clinical experience, research opportunities, flexibility, and career prospects, making it an attractive option for students interested in pursuing a career in respiratory therapy.

Program Highlights

M.Sc. in Respiratory Therapy program provides students with an in-depth understanding of advanced principles and practices in respiratory care, hands-on training opportunities, and research opportunities, enabling them to advance their careers in the field.

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Admission 2023
Mangalore Campus