M.Sc. On Campus

Occupational Therapy

University of Santo Tomas

12 months
1286 USD/year
1286 USD/year
Tuition fee
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 Occupational Therapy at University of Santo Tomas also aims to achieve total development of individuals and the promotion of one’s mental health and physical well-being.


The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program at University of Santo Tomas is designed for self-directed occupational therapists who are strongly motivated to gain advanced competencies as clinicians, educators, administrators and researchers.

Occupational Therapy is an allied health profession that engages a person in occupation to facilitate activity and participation in culturally meaningful tasks, and address impairments physically and/or mentally.

Learning outcomes

As allied health professional, occupational therapist works hand in hand with different clients of all ages, family members and/or caregivers, and other professionals to facilitate client’s involvement in activities that are therapeutically designed to promote occupational performance, thus promoting health and well-being. It uses purposeful activities that have potential benefits in achieving functional outcome. 

Thus, developing, improving and restoring the highest possible level of independence of any individual who is limited by physical injury or illness, cognitive impairment, psychological dysfunction, developmental or learning disability.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence Based Health Care
  • Educational Strategies for Health Professionals
  • Leadership and Management
  • Advanced OT Theoretical Foundations
  • Health Promotion and Wellness

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Fill out the Pre-registration form to get your reference number.
  • Log-in your reference numberto continue the pre-registration.
  • Print the College Application Form and USTET Application Payment Slip.
  • Request the Registrar’s Office of your school to accomplish the Grades in the Application Form. Make sure that the school principal or registrar signs to certify the grades.

Work experience

At least one-year professional practice experience as an occupational therapist, in their chosen practice settings

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 643 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 643 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • 32.538 PHP

Living costs for Manila

25000 - 42000 PHP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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