Master of Physiotherapy Studies

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

This program equips graduate-entry students with the theoretical knowledge, skills and professional attributes necessary for careers in physiotherapy. Students are prepared for ongoing professional development throughout their careers. Physiotherapists treat the reactions and responses of the body to injury, disease or abnormalities in development. They are also key health professionals in the prevention of injury.

Course Fee:

Australian: $76,420
International: $120,552

Entry Requirements:

An approved bachelor degree (other than physiotherapy) in a field such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences with a minimum GPA of 4.0. Entry is competitive based on GPA and varies each year; University level or equivalent courses are required in human anatomy, human physiology, psychology and statistics


40 units

Subjects you can Study:

Physiotherapy studies

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Further information:

Immunisation, CPR and Senior First Aid requirements. Allocation of placements will be as equitable as possible and issues of hardship will be dealt with at the discretion of the Head of Department or their nominee. This program starts in summer semester and is a full two years in duration, including a second summer semester.


Australian Physiotherapy Association; Australian Physiotherapy Council

Who for:

Graduates from other disciplines interested in pursuing a career in physiotherapy

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
St Lucia No info No Full time 2 years
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland is the oldest tertiary institution in the State and one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. The University aims to enable students and staff to positively influence the society in which they live by creating a learning and discovery environment in which they can develop and fulfil their aspirations. It rewards excellence, openness and innovation and encourages widespread engagement with state, national and international communities. The main campus is at St Lucia in Brisbane with UQ Gatton located 80 kilometres to the west and UQ Herston campus located in the Brisbane Hospital precinct. The UQ Brisbane City site is located in the Brisbane CBD. Other UQ locations include teaching hospitals and health centres, veterinary science centres, agricultural science farms, marine research stations, physics research stations, seismograph stations and an underground mine. University of Queensland students include school leavers plus students from interstate and overseas. International students from over 100 countries account for a large percentage of total enrolments, diversifying cultural life on campus and providing opportunities for international networking. Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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