Physiotherapy at University of Greenwich - UCAS

Course summary

Physiotherapy is a science-based profession that puts the patient at the centre of care from acute hospitals to sporting environments. Our Physiotherapy degree is an innovative, forward looking, and collaborative course that will draw on elements which inspire students to excel with a ‘no limits’ attitude. Physiotherapy is an exciting and growing profession and has many career pathways available. The physiotherapy programme at the University of Greenwich will enable you to learn how to manage people with a range of pathologies in different health and social care settings. You will be supported in developing personal, professional, academic, and clinical skills, that you will apply on practice placements from Year 1. Part of the practice placement preparation will take place in our new Greenwich Learning and Simulation Centre (GLASC) which boasts state-of-the-art facilities for simulation-based education which, is integrated into our programmes, enabling students to be better equipped to provide high quality care to patients. What you should know about this course

  • On successful completion of the degree you will be eligible to register with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) & become a Member of The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
  • You will benefit from accessing our state-of-the-art simulation suite where you be able to practice acquired skills.
  • You will have opportunities to experience a wide range of practice placements across London and Kent.
  • You will benefit from guaranteed additional support of at least £5,000 a year, which you will not need to pay back.
  • You will learn in a very practical and applied way, linking university teaching and learning to the real world clinical environment.


All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

Students are assessed through a combination of assessment methods depending on the modules chosen. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Physiotherapy, Chartered Society of

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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University of Greenwich (Avery Hill Campus)
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We make Contextual offers to this programme. Applicants that meet specific eligibility criteria will be made a contextual offer with a reduced tariff of up to 16 UCAS Tariff points. Other entry requirements such as GCSEs, Interview, etc., will still need to be met. For further information, please see our Contextual Admissions policy.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Applicants will be required to pass an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Health checks

Applicants will be required to Complete a Suitability Declaration and pass an Occupational Health check.


Suitable applicants will be required to attend an interview. Find out more about this requirement on our website:


Applicants will be required to provide an academic or professional reference and demonstrate an interest in, and understanding of, the programme they are applying to within the personal statement. Applicants are also encouraged to obtain appropriate healthcare experience through work shadowing or observation either voluntary or paid with a Registered Chartered Physiotherapist.

English language requirements

We accept a wide range of English language qualifications. For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees are currently set for 2024/25 entry. For more information, please visit:

Sponsorship information

We understand that the transition to University for Undergraduate students can be daunting and confusing when it comes to finances. The University of Greenwich has a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and other financial support measures to support students that require it most. More information can be found on our website at

Physiotherapy at University of Greenwich - UCAS