Bangladesh Health Professions Institute (BHPI) was established in 1992 with the aim of developing highly skilled multidisciplinary health care professionals. BHPI is the academic institute of Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP). BHPI runs different courses at M.Sc, B.Sc, Diploma and certificate levels. Students of BHPI have a good external exposure while on clinical placements in Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, National Institute of Diseases of Chest and Hospitals (NIDCH), National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedic Rehabilitation (NITOR). CRP is the renowned placement venue for other national and international Physiotherapy teaching institute.


To develop highly skilled health care professionals to deliver and improve health care provision and rehabilitation services nationally.

Main Objectives of BHPI

  • To provide high-quality teaching programmes in areas pertaining to health care delivery and rehabilitation.
  • To provide high skilled personnel who will work in health care provision and rehabilitation countrywide.
  • To provide quality education for professionals and act as a model for other institutions.
  • To facilitate and encourage innovative and cutting-edge research activities and scientific publications in the field of health, disability and rehabilitation.