In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed either:
- an undergraduate degree in any discipline, with studies to have been completed within 10 years of commencing the Doctor of Physiotherapy. For example, if you are applying for the 2019 intake then your undergraduate degree must have been completed from 2009 onwards,
- for applicants whose most recently completed undergraduate degree was completed 10 or more years before 1 January of the year in which the applicant intends to commence the Doctor of Physiotherapy, a Graduate Diploma, Master or PhD degree or equivalent completed within 10 years before 1 January of the year in which the applicant intends to commence the Doctor of Physiotherapy;
- prerequisite University subjects in human anatomy and human physiology or equivalent (one subject of each), with prerequisite subjects to have been completed within 10 years of commencing the Doctor of Physiotherapy. For example, if you are applying for the 2019 intake then prerequisite subjects must have been completed from 2009 onwards. Please visit MDHS Health Hub prerequisites for further detals.
- a multi-mini interview (which may be restricted to shortlisted applicants).
Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.
Months of entry
The Doctor of Physiotherapy is a professional entry masters level program that provides students with a comprehensive, integrated course in the theory and practice of physiotherapy to assess, diagnose and treat disorders of human movement.
Fees and funding
If you are an international student, you may be eligible for a range of scholarships or grants.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- University of Melbourne
- +61 3 9035 5511
- +61 3 9349 2182