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UK Physiotherapy Courses

Play an active role in helping support individuals to live fulfilling and active lives

A physiotherapy degree teaches students how to help and treat the young and old who are suffering from illness, accidents or ageing. Through the use of manual therapy and therapeutic exercise, qualified physiotherapists will help with spine and joint problems, specifically after operations and rehabilitation following sports injuries, strokes and accidents.

Physiotherapy UK application

Physiotherapy modules study the basic principle of healing, repair and movement analysis in year one to patient assessment and management in year two. Your final year of study will involve providing an in-depth study on a subject within physiotherapy, plus a greater responsibility in clinical reasoning and decision making.

Careers in Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy graduates will find roles at private practices or companies, the NHS or with sports teams and at sports centres. Specific roles will see you tend to the elderly while undertaking orthopaedics, obstetrics, paediatrics and sports medicine.

  • Average starting professional salary: £21,999

Physiotherapy UK Entry Requirements

  • Typical International Baccalaureate requirements: 32 points.
  • Typical A-level requirements: ABB with either biological science or physical education.
  • Typical IELTS requirements: 6.5 overall, with no lower than 6.0 in any one component.

Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.

Where can I study Physiotherapy in the UK?

To learn more about the best physiotherapy courses in the UK, find details on the top ten ranking Physiotherapy universities in the Guardian University Guide 2024 below:

  1. Robert Gordon University
  2. University of Brighton
  3. University of Southampton
  4. University of Hertfordshire
  5. University of Wolverhampton
  6. Coventry University
  7. University of Bradford
  8. University of Plymouth
  9. Glasgow Caledonian University
  10. Oxford Brookes University

Study Physiotherapy in the UK

If you are interested in studying physiotherapy in the UK, arrange your free consultation today. Don't forget the Premium Service will guarantee you at least one offer from a UK university.

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