About Us

  Devendra Educational and Charitable Trust, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli was established with a wide aim to educate and uplift the poor and the down-trodden. With this view the Trust has initially stepped into the field of Medical Science. It will further step forward to widen its scope in the medical field and other fields of education. 


The Trust has started the “Devendrar College of Physiotherapy” which is a dedicated institution to impart excellent training in Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree course. It is a course which leads to bright prospects for employment in Hospitals, Clinics etc., within the country and abroad. This college is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University. Chennai – 32. An execellent infra-structure for the course is provided by the Trust; like erudite staff, odequate lecture hall, good library, excellent laboratary and equipment facilities. 


The college is geared by the triple motto of “ABIDE, ACQUIRE & ACHIEVE”. The students entering this portal have to abide by the rules and regulations that are framed from time to time inorder to discipline themselves in their quest for learning. They have to Acquire varied skills needed to treat effectively to  comfort the suffering humanity by rigorous study and practice their aim to achieve not only a lucrative living but mastery in the science of human health. The college located at Thoothukudi Main Road, Ariyakulam is nearly 10 kms from Tirunelveli Junction. Area of this Permanent building is 15,000 sqft., surrounded by 60 Acres.  

Our Vision

  • To train General & Specialized Physiotherapy professionals.   
  • To induce technology of relevance into physiotherapy practice.   
  • To foster Global Competencies, including value system among learners.  
  • Total Quality Management in Physiotherapy Education, Service & Research.   
  • To meet Regional, National & Global physiotherapy skilled manpower and service needs.  
  • Promote excellent Physiotherapy Education & service Research systems for Community     development.    

Our Mission

  • Enhance inter-organizational linkage.   
  • Learner-centered Physiotherapy Education.   
  • Develop strategic future-oriented planning.   
  • Promote Research of relevance to Community.   
  • Enhance referral service centre for Physiotherapy.   
  • Continuous improvement in all constituent processes.   
  • Excellent physiotherapy education & service research systems for community development.   
  • Promote Community oriented Physiotherapy & Extension service through strong Community relationship.