About FUIRS

The Foundation University Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (FUIRS) was established in 2014. In a very short span of time FUIRS has attained a prominent position in twin cities. It has set its benchmarks for quality education & developing innovative solutions to train the sharpest minds to deal with health challenges using evidence based practice. It accommodates an astounding interface between health care provision, medical & rehabilitation expertise. FUIRS is affiliated with Foundation University Islamabad. Clinical Training is provided in the affiliated hospital of FUIRS i.e. Fauji Foundation Hospital, Rawalpindi; which has an exceptional physical rehabilitation setup equipped with latest equipment’s to train students to combat clinical challenges in daily life.

Foundation University Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences has attained an exceptional position in a very short span of time because of its highly professional, healthy & encouraging environment for training of DPT students so that they become highly skilled and proficient Physical Therapy Practitioners of 21st century.

Students are enrolled in FUIRS strictly on basis of merit.

The faculty of FUIRS is highly experienced & qualified team of professionals from all over the country. The faculty is skilled & very well trained to cater students of different mental aptitudes, ensuring effective transmission of knowledge & practical skills ,thus laying a strong basis of theoretical & clinical concepts.

With a contemporary approach to study, work and innovation, FUIRS adapts to the fluctuating demands of Global Rehabilitation, Medical & Health Sciences Education. Institution places a strong emphasis on professional accreditation, here at FUIRS we combine academic study with practical experience to deliver useful course to help drive the students towards their career goals. Research section is another strong aspect of the FUIRS in the field of Physical Rehabilitation. FUIRS not only appreciates & facilitates but also provides funds for innovative research projects, in the wide interest of humanity. Rehabilitation journals & other resource materials related to physical rehabilitation are provided to students via library to ensure customisation to latest trends in Physical rehabilitation. Medical and rehabilitation camps are also arranged on regular basis to encourage students involvement in social work & enhance their confidence.

FUIRS has purpose build campus with spacious lecture halls, amphitheatres, multidisciplinary laboratories with facilities as per international standards; FUIRS is also equipped with latest gadgets like Virtual Reality & Dynamic Posturography.
After graduation students can persuade their studies in physical therapy sub specialities comprising of Musculoskeletal, orthopaedics, Neurological, Cardiopulmonary, Geriatrics, Paediatrics, Sports Physical Therapy & Oncology rehabilitation . FUIRS is the first Medical Rehabilitation Institute in Pakistan which took an initiative to offer paid house jobs to all graduates at completion of their 5-year degree program. FUIRS is also aiming to initiate Ms program at FUIRS after graduation of first batch of DPT to further extend its academics. With the passage of time demand of physical therapy practitioners have surged in society leading to attractive job opportunities in government/ private sectors as well as in clinical& academic settings.