Taught course

Physiotherapy (pre-registration)

Kingston University · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education

Entry requirements

With the exception of GCSEs, all academic qualifications must be completed within a five year period including year of application. Currently, we are unable to consider degrees which are older than five years. http://www.sgul.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-degrees-postgraduate/physiotherapy-msc-pre-registration/entry-criteria

Months of entry


Course content

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.

This MSc develops physiotherapists who are critical thinkers and independent learners with entrepreneurial and problem solving skills.

This qualification is awarded by St George's, University of London and delivered by the School of Rehabilitation Sciences in the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, a partnership between Kingston University and St George's.

Year one

The main focus is on the foundation skills of physiotherapy, using a problem-solving approach it will draw on some of the year two modules of the BSc Physiotherapy and integrate with existing Master's level modules on reflective practice and psychology for exercise and health.

Year two

You will study the broader concepts of clinical practice and the preventive and innovative role of physiotherapy to meet changing health and social care needs. You will share modules with year three BSc and postgraduate professionals in order to further develop critical thinking and leadership skills in an interprofessional environment.

Information for international students

We accept equivalent qualifications gained in other countries. If you would like an admissions officer to review your qualification, please send a copy of your qualification to pgadmiss@sgul.ac.uk. Ensure that the qualification is translated into English (if not already in English), by a certified translator.

Fees and funding

2017 entry UK/EU: NHS Bursary funded programme*

2017 entry Non EU (International): £14,500 per year

Fees are reviewed on an annual basis for each year of entry

*All UK students are entitled to a means tested bursary to cover the cost of this course.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate administrator, St George’s, University of London
+44 (0)20 8725 2333