Post Graduate Diploma – Respiratory Therapy

The Post Graduate Diploma in Respiratory Therapy is a one-year program designed for individuals with a background in BS Emergency Care Technology, BS Health Technology, BS Intensive Care Technology, or BS Anesthesia Technology. Preference will be given to applicants with relevant work experience or certifications. The diploma is being conducted in collaboration with the Health Services Academy in Islamabad.


The aim of this two years programme in dental surgery assistant is to equip the student with relevant professional knowledge, skills, techniques, and ethical values to enable them to apply their acquired expertise at the level between the doctor and the patient for efficient Health services delivery. The programme is recognised by and affiliated with Faculty of Paramedical and Allied health Sciences (FPMA), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. 

Career Prospectus

With the current shortage of speech pathologists in Pakistan, your job prospects are strong. Speech pathologists are particularly required in the fields of education, pediatrics and disability services.

  • Public & Private Schools
  • Hospitals
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Access to international journals & research
  • Short and long-term nursing care facilities
  • Community clinics
  • Colleges and universities
  • Private practice clinics
  • State and federal government agencies
  • Home health agencies (home care)
  • Adult day care centers
  • Centers for persons with developmental disabilities
  • Research laboratories
  • Other relevant fields



Eligibilty Criteria

  • BS Emergency Care Technology 
  • BS Health Technology 
  • BS Intensive Care Technology 
  • BS Anesthesia Technology 

Preference will be given to those with relevant work experience or certification.

Scheme of Study

Merit List

  • The admission to the Rehabilitation Sciences Programmes shall be made strictly based on merit
  • In case the final merit of more than one candidate is equal up to four decimals, the candidate older in age shall stand higher in merit
  • After the display of the final merit list, if there is any vacant seat, the next student on merit in the waiting list will be admitted against such vacant seat

Merit Weightage

  • HSSC or equivalent: 50%
  • KMU-CAT: 40%
  • Interview: 10%

To apply, obtain the admission form from the Student Affairs Office at Rehman College of Allied Health Sciences (RCAHS). Complete the form and submit it along with the required documents to the Student Affairs Office, 5th floor, Rehman College of Allied Health Sciences, Phase 5, Hayatabad Peshawar, Pakistan. 

  1. Admission form is available at Student affairs office Rehman College of Allied Health Sciences. 
  2. Form duly filled with attached complete set of Documents to be sent to Student affairs office, 5th floor, Rehman College of Allied Health Sciences, Phase 5, Hayatabad Peshawar Pakistan. 
  3. Checklist of Documents (attested photocopies) to be attached with Application Form 
    1. Secondary School Certificate (Matric) and intermediate certificate along with detailed Marks Certificates from Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education /Equivalence certificate form IBCC Degree/Transcrip in Emergency Care Technology/ICU Technology/Anesthesia Technology/Healthcare Technology 
    2. CNIC of Applicant and father /guardian. 
    3. Copies of all experience certificates 
    4. Domicile certificate 
    5. 2x recent original passport size photographs 
    6. NOC from Institute of Current employer 

Fee Structure

The course structure includes two semesters, with a semester fee of PKR 60,000, amounting to a total of PKR 120,000. Enrollment is free of charge.  

General Provision


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