Students' Social Responsibility Project in Mardin Midyat
Our students have selected a sister school in Mardin Midyat and are conducting projects periodically to address the school's needs.
The 1st International Physiotherapy Student Congress is an event organized by our students in the 100th year of our Republic. Held on October 14-15, 2023, at the ATO Assembly Hall, the congress brought together national and international physiotherapy students, physiotherapists, professionals from related disciplines, and those interested in the field.
We organized our traditional welcome party for the new 1st-year students who joined our faculty. During the event, filled with entertaining games and music, the classes got to know each other better and also there were competitive moments through various contests.
On December 24, 2022, the second edition of FTR-X took place, following the inaugural event earlier. FTR-X is a platform where professors from various fields of physiotherapy and rehabilitation, along with students with diverse experiences, are invited as guests to share their insights and answer questions. The second edition occurred on April 28, 2023. The program, organized by our students, received significant attention.
Bake Sale - 2023
Bake Sales, organized by our students, hosted a warm and enjoyable atmosphere with the participation of campus students and our academic staff. The second Bake Sale took place on December 8, 2023. The proceeds from the sale were donated to cover the expenses of establishing a library in Samandağ, Hatay.
Women's Day - 2023
On March 8, 2023, our students made purple bracelets for women and women-identified individuals with the "We Have the Power" project for International Women's Day.

1961 – Physiotherapy profession was first introduced to the country by Prof. Dr. İhsan Doğramacı, with the establishment of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation linked to Ankara University, School of Nursing and Health Sciences.
1962 – Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation became a branch of Ankara University, School of Health Sciences.
1963 – The department become a division of Ankara University, Faculty of Hacettepe Medicine and Health Sciences,
1964 – The department was named Ankara University, Hacettepe School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation according to the decision published in the Official Gazette dated July 24, 1964.
1967 – The School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation continued the activities under the rectorate of Hacettepe University after its establishment.
2007 – Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation became a department of Hacettepe University, Faculty of Health Sciences on June 13, 2007.
2010 – Based on the decision of Higher Education Council, the name of the department was changed as "Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation."
2019 – The structure has changed as FACULTY OF PHYSICAL THERAPY AND REHABILITATION based on the Republic of Turkey Presidential Decision published in the Official Gazette on January 9, 2019 with the number 576.