Osteopathy (pre-registration)

British School of Osteopathy

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
11100 GBP/year
9700 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This full-time undergraduate Osteopathy (pre-registration) programme at British School of Osteopathy for qualified chiropractors, sports therapists physiotherapists and medical practitioners is a two-year pre-qualifying course designed to give these practitioners the opportunity to achieve the required competence profile for autonomous osteopathic practice.


Learning outcomes

Whilst enabling these practitioners to develop the required clinical competence profile for registration with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC), the Osteopathy (pre-registration) course at British School of Osteopathy aims to produce clinicians who have the knowledge and skills to integrate osteopathy with their existing healthcare practice in sports therapy, chiropractic, physiotherapy or medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • soft-tissue techniques
  • joint manipulation
  • joint mobilisation
  • exercise rehabilitation
  • general healthcare advice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Evidence of recent engagement in musculoskeletal care, preferably two years minimum.
  • Applicants unable to provide evidence of at least 2 years recent engagement in musculoskeletal care will be expected to enrol on and successfully complete the pre-enrolment “Introduction to osteopathy” bridging course for the MSc PR.
  • Successful completion of an IPA event at the UCO. 
  • Selection will be by application form. Pre-selected applicants will be invited for an interview and selection day.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11100 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9700 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Osteopathy (pre-registration)
British School of Osteopathy