Taught course

Occupational Therapy (pre-registration)

University of Southampton · Health Sciences

Entry requirements

2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline. This must include a research training component and must have been awarded 5 years before the start of this course. Examples of relevant degrees include, but are not limited to, human biology, psychology, sociology and professional degrees related to health and social care.
You will also need a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Months of entry


Course content

Our accelerated masters programme is accredited by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists giving you a competitive advantage at home and abroad. You will graduate with the potential to be an insightful and creative occupational therapist and with eligibility to register and be licensed to practice as an occupational therapist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Work in our purpose-built facilities which gives you a great opportunity to apply the skills you learn. We have a multi-sensory environment, a biomechanics laboratory and an adapted flat.

Information for international students

English language: band 5D, IELTS 7.0 overall with a minimum of 7.0 in each component

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

023 8059 4732