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Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

University of Birmingham

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 1st for Physiotherapy (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    171
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    98.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    92.38 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: B160

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: AAB A level Biology/Human Biology or PE at grade A. Minimum of seven GCSEs grade 6/B or above including Mathematics, English and Science. Specified subjects excluded for entry: We do not accept Applied Science, Citizenship Studies, Communication and Culture, Critical Studies, Critical Thinking, General Studies, Global Perspectives, Moving Image Arts, Science in Society, Use of Maths and World Development.

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £21,180 per year

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The Course

Summary

This Physiotherapy course at Birmingham is a popular modular programme that offers both classroom and clinical-based experience. Physiotherapists play a significant part in most health care teams, being involved in the maintenance and/or restoration of movement and function in a range of client groups. As a Birmingham student you are part of academic elite and will learn from world-leading experts. From the outset you will be encouraged to become an independent and self-motivated learner. We want you to be challenged and will encourage you to think for yourself. Preparation for your career should be one of the first things you think about as you start university. Whether you have a clear idea of where your future aspirations lie or want to consider the broad range of opportunities available once you have a Birmingham degree, our Careers Network can help you achieve your goal.

Physiotherapists are key members of most health care teams and work in public and private sectors at home and abroad, although some countries do require further proof of competence to practise. There are opportunities to develop your practice clinically as a clinical specialist or consultant physiotherapist, or you may choose to enter the fields of education, research or industry. Your Birmingham degree is evidence of your ability to succeed in a demanding academic environment. Employers target Birmingham students for their drive, diversity, communication and problem-solving skills, their team-working abilities and cultural awareness, and our graduate employment statistics have continued to climb at a rate well above national trends. If you make the most of the wide range of services you will be able to develop your career from the moment you arrive.

Start Dates

  • 30 September 2019 at Main Site

University of Birmingham

University League Table Ranking: 15th

The University of Birmingham has been leading the way as a global university since 1900; it was the first civic university to allow students from every background to study at its beautiful, leafy green campus. A member of the Russell Group of Universities, this research-intensive institution has world-leading...

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Postal Address

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Birmingham
Academic and Student Division
Birmingham
B15 2TT
ENGLAND

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