Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

Veterinary Physiotherapy

The programme fulfils the need to support veterinary surgeons who treat both companion and large animals. The veterinary physiotherapist (VP) can provide this support during an animal's recovery from injury or surgery as well as in preparation of the athletic animal.

Entry requirements

Candidates would be expected to have obtained a minimum of a 2.1 in an animal science/health or physiotherapy degree and have animal handling experience; exceptionally, applicants with other qualifications or with no recognised higher education qualifications, but with extensive significant work experience (for e.g. in the field of animal massage therapy/ chiropractics for at least 2 years) are also considered; for all applicants, evidence of previous qualifications is required.

Course modules

Professional skills for veterinary physiotherapy; comparative veterinary anatomy and locomotion; musculoskeletal injury and disease; physiotherapy techniques; remedial exercise prescription; professional practice for veterinary physiotherapists; research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,500 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,500 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 17,900 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,500 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 15,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Whole course (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Harper Adams University Newport TF10 8NB West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01952 81 5000