M.Sc. On Campus

Physiotherapy – Pre-registration

24 months
16970 GBP/year
9670 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Physiotherapy – Pre-registration course offered at the Robert Gordon University will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to practice physiotherapy via an accelerated programme which builds on prior learning and experience.


At the Robert Gordon University studying the Physiotherapy – Pre-registration is a two year course with an exciting and varied mix of academic and clinical learning.

Providing a rewarding learning experience, the course will prepare you for work in demanding clinical settings where you will be working as part of a diverse team of people to promote health and well-being. You will be able to effectively assess and treat patients, continually analyse and evaluate your practice and meet the demands of the rapidly changing health sector.

Job Prospects

Students who complete their MSc (Pre-registration) Physiotherapy degree at RGU and wish to pursue working within the United States can apply to upgrade their MSc to a Doctorate of Physiotherapy (DPT). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations Of Physiotherapy Practice
  • Exercise And Health
  • Clinical Education 
  • Physiotherapy Practice 
  • Clinical Education 
  • Physiotherapy Pathways
  • Physiotherapy Research Project
  • Enhancing Service and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.


255 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally possess a Bachelor's undergraduate degree in a science subject, such as biological, or sports science, and should contain human anatomy and physiology with a 2:1 or above classification, or a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 Scale, or equivalent.
  • Experience of the research process is also an essential requirement for the course. Relevant work experience in the field of Physiotherapy and healthcare would be desirable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16970 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16970 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9670 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9670 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 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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Physiotherapy – Pre-registration
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