University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

This course offers an accelerated route to the necessary qualifications for a licence to practise physiotherapy in the UK; it uses a guided discovery model of learning, reinforced by clinical placements; the aims of the course have been closely matched to the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework; the course consists of core modules, a clinical placement (students must complete more than 1000 hours), and a research paper.

Entry requirements

Candidates need a 2.1 Honours degree (or higher) awarded within the last 3 years in a relevant subject. Candidates' 1st degree must also have had a research training component and they will have completed anundergraduate research study and will have written this up. Full entry requirements can be found on the programme page on the Health Sciences website. Candidates must meet NHS bursary criteria.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
023 8059 5500