24 months
14500 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Prepare for contemporary physiotherapy practice in the continually evolving Health and Social Care sector on the Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). 

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The Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) aims to develop leaders in contemporary physiotherapy practice. You’ll be an agent for change in service improvement and innovation - ready to influence the local, national and international health and wellbeing agenda. You’ll also be able to collaborate effectively with service users, carers, health professionals and other agencies as you work to provide high-quality healthcare.

Future careers

We have excellent employability rates for students graduating from our MSc Physiotherapy course.

Through consultation with our clinical stakeholders we know that there is a high demand for physiotherapists in the North West, especially those with masters-level qualifications.


Accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and the Health and Care Professions Council. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Integrated Physiotherapy Practice - In this module you will cover the basics of management skills for the musculoskeletal system. 
  • You will have the opportunity to work in teams and evaluate determinants in health.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a 2:2 degree or equivalent professional experience or learning in a related field
  • Non-standard applications will be considered on their merits in the light of the nature and scope of the programme
  • A detailed admissions procedure will be forwarded on application which will explain DBS clearance and medical screening required
  • Applicants will be assessed through interview
  • IELTS: Score of 7 with no component lower than 6.5
  • All applicants must hold GCSE Mathematics and English Language at grade C or above
  • This course will involve you working with vulnerable groups of individuals, including children. In order to ensure that the University offers places on their programmes to suitable candidates you will be required to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance (formerly termed CRB).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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