Abasyn University Peshawar is chartered by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) and recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan. Abasyn University was the only university in KPK which was awarded category “W” at the inception which was the highest category to be awarded to any institution in the old ranking system by HEC.
The Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T) program provides the required educational preparation for a professional career as a physical therapist. Program graduates are knowledgeable, self-assured, adaptable, reflective, and service-oriented practitioners who by virtue of critical thinking and ethical values render informed and independent judgments concerning patent/client needs, promote the health and quality of life of the client, and enhance the professional foundations for practice. These practitioners contribute to society and the profession through practice, teaching, administration, and the discovery and application of new knowledge about physical therapy. The educational philosophy of the program is to maximally challenge each student and facilitate his or her development of skills for life-long learning, professional development, and leadership.