Admission to the programme is on the basis that you will have:
Current registration with the Health & Care Professions Council and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (includes professional indemnity)
A BSc/BA Honours degree or equivalent. (Evidence of equivalence of your qualification(s) to the UK educational system of awards can be found at www.naric.org.uk
). The degree should normally be a first or upper second class Honours degree.
You must provide documented evidence of a minimum of 1500 hours experience post qualification of using manipulative physiotherapy within a neuromusculoskeletal context.
Supporting evidence of appropriate continuing professional development during this experience will also be required.
Additional criteria for clinical placement component in the UK. Please note that if these criteria are not met within four months of starting the programme, you may be required to transfer to a non-clinical programme or to undertake your placement in your home country.
You will also need to submit the following documentation in support of your application:
two academic/employer references in support of your application and professional and practical capabilities;
transcripts of your degrees so far (certified and translated in to English if appropriate).
Evidence of your clinical placements and experiences to date;
Evidence of a minimum of 1500 hours experience post qualification of using manipulative physiotherapy within a neuromusculoskeletal context. Supporting evidence of appropriate continuing professional development during this experience will also be required.
Evidence of HCPC and CSP registration.
Learn more about entry requirements including Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)
If applying from overseas, you should also bear in mind that the process of applying for a visa can be a long and complicated one and you are therefore advised to submit your application for study as early as possible, enabling us to provide you with the offer letter that will be necessary for your visa application well ahead of the programme start date.
We accept a range of qualifications, our country pagesshow you what qualifications we accept from your country.
English language requirements
You can satisfy our English language requirements in two ways:
English to IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component). For more information see the international student entry requirements.