Study Physiotherapy in United Kingdom

Study Physiotherapy in United Kingdom

Studying Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy deals with external treatment methods in order to recover, sustain or improve the well-being and full functioning of the human body and its locomotor system. Physiotherapy degrees prepare students to work in hospitals, sports clinics, special schools or nursing homes.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The UK has one of the most cosmopolitan societies within Europe and you will study with people from all over the world. The variety of universities and degrees is broad and degrees will be accepted worldwide.

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104 Physiotherapy Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Advancing Physiotherapy Practice

The MSc Advancing Physiotherapy Practice at Queen Margaret University aims to help you thrive in health and social contexts where the pace of change is high and professionals need to be dynamic and proactive to meet the needs of the individuals that they work with.

Institute for International Health & Development
M.Sc. Advanced Physiotherapy

Advanced Physiotherapy at Manchester Metropolitan University is an advanced programme of study for registered and qualified Physiotherapists. Under this main programme of study, there are five specialist areas where our students can direct their focus and develop their professional practice: Physiotherapy focus, Musculoskeletal Therapy focus, Neurological Therapy focus, Cardio-respiratory Therapy focus, Manual Therapy focus (provides eligibility for MACP membership)

Postgrad.Dip. Sport and Exercise Medicine

Following the London Olympic and Paralympic Games, interest in sport and exercise in the UK has increased significantly. As professionalism and participation in sport increases, those working in the field require a diverse set of skills. Our course will enable you to use science and medicine to help top athletes reach their physical peak and aid the general population in maintaining healthy exercise lifestyles.

Carnegie Faculty
M.Sc. Sport and Exercise Physiology

Our programme equips you for a career in sport and exercise physiology. You will be provided with advanced knowledge based on the latest research in the theory and practice of a range of different areas in sport and exercise physiology, for the benefit of performance and health.

M.Sc. Physiotherapy

The Physiotherapy MSc is for qualified physiotherapists wishing to build on their skills and knowledge, advance their professional practice, and earn a further professional and academic qualification.

Faculty of Health and Social Science
M.Sc. Dance Science

The MSc Dance Science course will provide you with an intellectually challenging programme of advanced study, examining dance practice from physiological, psychological and biomechanical perspectives. You will scientifically examine the notion of optimising dance using laboratory-based and psychological methods to investigate novel research questions.

Faculty of Creative Arts, Technologies & Science
M.Sc. Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

This intensive and exciting new programme provides all the same essential skills and knowledge as our well-established undergraduate programme, whilst adding the additional challenges of enhanced knowledge synthesis and primary research to produce academic clinicians equipped to lead and develop the profession.

Department of Clinical Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Physiotherapy

This established MSc Advanced Physiotherapy Master's degree course is designed to meet the needs of physiotherapists from a variety of different areas of specialism in physiotherapy.

School of Health and Social Work
M.Sc. Integrative Psychotherapy

The course is aimed at ensuring you are prepared to practice safely and effectively within the context of psychotherapy, adhering to the UKCP ethical framework. Participants bring a wide range of experiences and knowledge, and part of our core aims is to create an atmosphere of critical self-analysis and learning that will strengthen and nurture a deeper understanding of your self-integration as a psychotherapist.

M.Sc. Physiotherapy Studies

This course has been designed specifically for physiotherapists wishing to explore cross-cultural and diverse health care provision to develop a broader knowledge and understanding of the global context of physiotherapy practice. Physiotherapy is a major pillar of health care and in particular rehabilitation.

School of Health & Social Care
M.Sc. Trauma Science

The incidence of trauma continues to rise. The World Health Organization estimates that by 2020 trauma will become the leading cause of death worldwide due to ageing in Western populations, increasing road use in developing countries and conflict.

School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
M.Sc. Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with maximising the potential of human function and movement. It uses physical approaches to promote, maintain, and restore physical, psychological and social wellbeing, taking account of the variations in health status. At Essex this is a science-based subject in which we are committed to applying, evaluating and reviewing the evidence that underpins and informs practice.

School of Health and Human Sciences
Postgrad.Cert. Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (PGDip)

The course was established in 1995 and alumni includes a wide range of professionals who have developed their knowledge and skills in CBT. In 2008 the programme was granted Level 1 and 2 accreditation by the British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapies (BABCP).

School of Medicine
Postgrad.Dip. Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapies and Approaches

We offer Postgraduate training programmes in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapies and Approaches at Certificate, Diploma and Masters level (The University of Exeter). These are aimed at developing competence in established evidence-based applications, especially for the prevention of relapse in recurrent major depression, but also for clients in a range of different settings including physical and mental healthcare and education.

College of Life and Environmental Sciences
M.Sc. Orthopaedic Trauma Science

This new two year online MSc in Orthopaedic Trauma Science, Queen Mary University of London uses innovative methods of teaching and assessment for a fresh, dynamic and interactive approach to teaching orthopaedic trauma. It is designed to be readily accessible, irrespective of location or time zone, with the option of a 2-week residential summer school in London- one of the most, vibrant, dynamic and exciting cities in the world.

Masters Programmes
Postgrad.Cert. Therapeutic Play Skills

Modern society has seen a number of changes to the family dynamic. Higher divorce rates, blended families (step children/parents), socio-economic concerns and peer pressure to indulge in anti-social behaviour have all played a part in the increase of children with social, emotional, behavioural and psychological problems.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapists may pursue careers within the NHS, the private or commercial sectors. Alternatively, the Masters degree may lead to a PhD programme or a research career.

Faculty of Society & Health
M.Sc. Exercise Rehabilitation

The Exercise Rehabilitation MSc programme from Bangor University will suit graduates in Sport Sciences or Physical Therapy who are interested in exercise rehabilitation in particular. It has been designed to be flexible and relevant to the student's individual needs and interests, with a strong emphasis on the application of theory to professional practice.

School of Sport, Health and Exercise Science
MRes Translational Medicine and Therapeutics

The MRes in Translational Medicine and Therapeutics is one of a suite of MRes programmes. The programme provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research in academia and industry. It is designed for graduates with a BSc in the life sciences and is also suitable for graduates from other science disciplines and for intercalating and fully qualified MBBS or BDS students. The MRes can be taken either as a stand-alone qualification or act as an entry route onto a PhD or MD.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Behaviour Analysis and Therapy

This exciting and unique Masters degree in Behaviour Analysis and Therapy equips students with skills in behaviour analysis and therapy relevant to a range of educational and clinical settings.

School of Humanities and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Sport and Exercise Medicine- Physio

As the longest-established Sports and Exercise Medicine MSc in the country, we have a prestigious history. The programme is based on the philosophy of total care for the athlete and the promotion of physical activity in the general population. Working in sport is a largely practical discipline and the programme's emphasis lies firmly on regular clinical experience.

Masters Programmes
Postgrad.Cert. Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies

This is a BABCP accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapies (CBT) training programme for those currently working in mental health. The programme focuses on core competencies in working with depression and anxiety.

Cardiff School of Psychology
M.Sc. Motion Analysis (PGDip / PGCert)

The MSc in Motion Analysis was launched in 2006 and is designed to provide an understanding of the principles of musculoskeletal movements and the methods to measure and analyse movements based on clinical applications by leading experts in Foot Pressure Analysis, Clinical Gait Analysis, Simulation and Modelling, and Instrumentation and Modelling.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Clinical Optometry

The MSc in Clinical optometry prepares students to provide enhanced clinical care to patients. The emphasis is on the co-management of patients and the expansion of the optometrist's role in ocular therapeutics.

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Rehabilitation Studies

A modular, off-campus course delivered through open-learning, which includes instructional modules and a research project for which a dissertation must be submitted. Some modules are assessed by a written exam at the end of a compulsory residential week

M.Sc. Space Physiology & Health

The Space Physiology & Health MSc course is a unique study programme that provides training for biomedical scientists and physicians with an interest in the physical and medical impacts and issues associated with space exploration.

School of Biomedical Sciences
M.Sc. Physical Activity for Health

Insufficient physical activity is the fourth leading risk factor for global mortality. Physical inactivity has recently been recognised as a pandemic and is a global public health issue. This exciting new MSc Physical Activity for Health will enhance knowledge and understanding of the issues pertinent to this area, and will contribute to building workforce capacity in this area explore pertinent issues

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.Sc. Clinical Physiotherapy

This Clinical Physiotherapy programme, offered by Coventry University, is for physiotherapists who wish to continue their clinical education at MS Ramaiah in Bangalore, India.

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Sports and Exercise Physiotherapy

The aims of the Sports and Exercise Physiotherapy course from Cardiff University are to offers knowledge and expertise to develop students´ evaluative, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and to increase their practical and theoretical knowledge of sports science and injury, so that they can apply these skills in the further advancement of their profession.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Clinical Exercise Physiology

With a focus on the epidemiology and pathology of chronic diseases, the full-time MSc Clinical Exercise Physiology course will develop your understanding of the physiological and psychological factors associated with disease, and the role of exercise as a medicine in the prevention, treatment and management of conditions.

M.Sc. Clinical Exercise Physiology

Clinical exercise physiology is an emerging discipline and the Clinical Exercise Physiology MSc from The University of Hull offers you chance to carry out progressive research to further advance the field. Students are supported throughout by teaching staff active in research that is critical to our understanding of the subject.

Faculty of Science and Engineering
M.Sc. Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration)

The Master of Science in Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration) from University of Southampton is a full time programme that is normally completed over two years and gives you an accelerated route into the profession. It is a pre-registration course, which means you do not need to have studied physiotherapy at undergraduate level to apply. However, you will need a first degree in a related subject such as human biology, a behavioural, or sports science. During the programme you will undertake practice placements to give you the hands-on experience you need to begin your career. You will also study the sciences and be taught practical techniques that underpin physiotherapy.

Health Sciences
M.Sc. Manual Therapy

Study a course that enhances your proficency and effectiveness in neuro-musculoskeletal practice. The course is designed to advance and challenge your clinical, therapeutic and reasoning skills. You develop your skills in communication and leadership to bring about more evidence based, efficient and effective services. This enables you to engage in debate with other therapists and empowers you to deliver improved services and patient care.

M.Sc. Maxillofacial Prosthetic Rehabilitation

The Maxillofacial Prosthetic Rehabilitation MSc has been designed for maxillofacial prosthetists, technologists and prosthodontists to learn to use cutting edge digital technology for intra and extra-oral prosthetic facial rehabilitation in clinical practice.

The Dental Institute
MRes Clinical Health Research MRes

This programme provides a first step in research training for health professionals currently working in clinical areas who want to develop a health related research component to their career. Guided by a supervision team you will undertake a research project and gain confidence in using research methods, project management, and research governance.

School of Health & Population Sciences (HaPS)
M.Sc. Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)

This physiotherapy pre-registration, two-year degree has been designed to allow graduates from related subject areas to develop the skills to become competent physiotherapy practitioners. Clinical placements occur in both years and are usually between 2 and 6 weeks' duration.

M.Sc. Physiology By Research / PhD

Physiology offers research topics supervised by internationally recognised experts in the cardiovascular, neurological, neuromuscular, endocrine and renal areas using whole animal, organ, cell and molecular techniques.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Physiotherapy

This MSc Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham is open to all therapists and related healthcare professionals who want to enhance their clinical skills, professional knowledge and critical appraisal abilities as part of their ongoing career development.

Community Health Sciences
Postgrad.Cert. Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapies and Approaches

We offer Postgraduate training programmes in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapies and Approaches at Certificate, Diploma and Masters level (The University of Exeter). These are aimed at developing competence in established evidence-based applications, especially for the prevention of relapse in recurrent major depression, but also for clients in a range of different settings including physical and mental healthcare and education.

College of Life and Environmental Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Practitioner: Physiotherapist

If you are a senior clinician or health care professional looking to advance your career, you will recognise the importance of, ensuring you have the most up-to-date skills and experience needed to meet the ever-changing needs and challenges of modern practice.

School of Nursing Sciences
M.Sc. Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)

The MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) from Oxford Brookes University is a qualifying course that provides individuals who already have a relevant bachelor’s degree the opportunity to undertake a Physiotherapy course leading to registration at master’s level.

Department of Sport and Health Sciences
M.Sc. Occupational Therapy

When you study Occupational Therapy at UEA you are choosing an exciting and rewarding caring profession that focuses on developing extraordinary partnerships with people and helping to make lasting, positive changes in their lives.

School of Allied Health Professions
M.Sc. Physiotherapy

This course has been specifically designed to develop qualified practitioners who are proactive, flexible and able to meet the changing needs of health and social care.

M.Sc. Sport & Exercise Physiology

If you are already working, or you intend to work, in the field of sport and exercise physiology or related fields, this course will provide you with the opportunity to upgrade your professional expertise. You will study core modules in the different aspects of sport and exercise physiology, as well as research methods, research into practice and a major independent study related to your specific interests in sport and exercise physiology.

Carnegie Faculty
M.Sc. Biophysical Sciences

The Masters in Biophysical Science has been created to bring excellent science, mathematics and engineering graduates to a position where they can start with confidence on a wide range of careers in the life sciences. This is in response to the growing need for graduates who can apply their subject knowledge outside of the traditional boundaries of their discipline.

Department of Chemistry
M.Sc. Applied Exercise Physiology

This course will suit you if you are a sport and exercise graduate, a graduate from a related science or a medical student looking to specialise in the field of exercise physiology.

Chelsea School
M.Sc. Neurorehabilitation

This advanced academic course is designed for new graduates as well as professional practitioners in occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and other rehabilitation sciences with a special interest in neurorehabilitation. The Neurorehabilitation programme is delivered by Brunel University London.

College of Health and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

The MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration) aims to provide a Master's level route for graduates to become competent occupational therapists eligible to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council as well as conferring a Master's Degree.

College of Health and Life Sciences
M.Phil. Physiology (PhD)

Physiology seeks to addresses how the individual aspects of molecular, cellular, tissue and organ function relates to whole organism function and how perturbations from the external environment effect these processes.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Manual Therapy

This well-established, clinically focused course has been designed to enable physiotherapists and sports therapists to develop and extend their knowledge and skills in order to provide advanced management of patients with neuromusculoskeletal disorders and to assist in the delivery of effective health care services. The Manual Therapy degree is offered by Coventry University.

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
M.A. Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care (Radiotherapy)

The MSc Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care (Radiotherapy) is a flexible, professionally orientated programme for therapeutic radiographers. The course prepares students for new, efficient and ethical ways of working that offer better quality of life and quality of care by placing service users and carers at the centre of decision-making and service redesign. Students will be able to respond better to the increasing pressures on the current healthcare system.

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Play Therapy

This Masters course is accredited by the British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT) and provides professional training in play therapy. Successful graduates of this course will have completed the formal elements of the training required to practise as a play therapist.

School of Humanities and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Sport and Exercise Science & Medicine

This taught MSc in Sports Science is designed to provide you with an advanced, research-led programme of study in sport and exercise science and medicine. A key strength of this programme is its flexibility, which enables you to specialise in physical activity and health, sports performance, or sports medicine.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Biomechanics

Our programme equips you for a career in sport, exercise and clinical biomechanics. You will gain in-depth knowledge into how theoretical biomechanics can be applied to the understanding and development of movement for sport, exercise and clinical applications.

M.Sc. Physiotherapy

The ‘Research Methods and Health Improvement in Health and Social Care’ module is available in two modes: University-based or blended/ distance learning.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
Postgrad.Cert. Physician Associate Studies

This two year course equips you with the skills, knowledge and qualification to work as a physician associate in the UK. The course integrates theoretical knowledge with clinical application and benefits from world class clinical simulation facilities . You have access to a range of placement opportunities both in the community and in hospitals.

M.Sc. Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

As a physiotherapist, you can make a real difference to the way people function physically, socially and psychologically, using therapy to make the most of their abilities through health promotion, preventive healthcare and rehabilitation.

School of Health & Social Care
M.Sc. Physiotherapy

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to practice physiotherapy via an accelerated programme which builds on prior learning and experience. It is a two year course with an exciting and varied mix of academic and clinical learning.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Health Rehabilitation and Exercise

This course aims to provide specific training and education for sports graduates wishing to specialise in the growing field of health rehabilitation and exercise for chronic and non acute conditions.

Faculty of Design, Media & Management
M.Sc. Family and Systemic Psychotherapy

This interdisciplinary course is suitable for professional practitioners in the field of health and social care who have a minimum of 2 years post-qualifying experience (or equivalent) who wish to develop their skills and knowledge to the required level for registration as a Family / Systemic Psychotherapist with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy

Psychodynamic counselling has been taught at Birkbeck now for over 40 years, and those who laid the foundations for this course had a strong commitment to promoting the value of psychodynamic counselling, which offers a model for understanding the human personality and how it develops; our network of relationships and how we interact with others; how psychological problems may originate and the repetitive patterns that maintain them; and how personal change takes place.

Postgraduate courses