Study Physiotherapy at the University of Birmingham

Study Physiotherapy at an outstanding global university. Learn more about how you can be part of our community at Birmingham.


Physiotherapy at Birmingham is a popular modular degree programme that offers both classroom and clinical-based experience.

Physiotherapists play a significant part in most healthcare teams, being involved in the maintenance and/or restoration of movement and function in a range of client groups.

Our Physiotherapy graduates are highly employable with 98% in graduate jobs or further study within six months of graduation (DLHE 2014/15). 

Why Birmingham?

Highly ranked - We are ranked second in the UK for Physiotherapy in The Sunday Times and The Times Good University Guide 2017. BSc Physiotherapy is also ranked second in The Complete University Guide 2016.

Placements - Students complete a minimum of 1,000 hours of placements throughout their programme, including placements in the first year (we are the only university to do this).

Pitch-side assistance training - students have the unique opportunity to be selected and trained to provide bronze level pitch-side first aid for the University’s elite sporting teams which contain many international-level athletes.

Join our community of over 5000 international students from 150 countries worldwide. 

Students from around the world tell us their favourite things about living and studying at the University of Birmingham.

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