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At GCU, programmes are both highly relevant to your career – and focused on creating meaningful change that contributes to the common good. You’ll gain the expertise and knowledge you need to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and become a practising physiotherapist.

You’ll develop new insight in the areas of neuromusculoskeletal, cardiovascular and respiratory therapeutics and neurorehabilitation – combining traditional study with comprehensive hands-on experience in clinical placements. And you’ll have the support of a thriving, friendly and diverse GCU community as you learn.

Graduate prospects

Whether you pursue a career with the NHS, go into private practice or get involved in clinical research, you’ll leave our Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) programme at Glasgow Caledonian University prepared to make a positive impact on your own life and beyond. With a supportive global network and a world-class reputation, GCU graduates go on to rewarding roles throughout the UK and internationally.

Accreditation

With approval from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) this programme allows you to gain the expertise and knowledge to become a practising physiotherapist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neuromusculoskeletal 1 and 2
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Related Activity and Fitness
  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Therapeutics
  • Practice Education
  • Inter-Professional Context of Practice
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Working in Organisations: Interprofessional and Critical Perspectives

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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • UK first class or upper second class Honours degree (or equivalent) in a science discipline related to physiotherapy, such as physiology, human biology, biochemistry, sports science or medicine. 
  • The Honours degree must have contained a substantial element of human physiology within its programme of study. Experience of the process of research is essential.
  • A diploma or degree in physiotherapy is not appropriate.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    13600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    6835 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6835 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • RUK: £6835

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.

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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