How to apply
Application processes are different for coursework and research degrees, as well as for domestic and international students. Choose from the categories:
Master of Physiotherapy (C04306)
Applying as a domestic (local) student
If you are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, Australian permanent resident or a humanitarian visa holder you can lodge your application quickly and easily online directly to UTS.
For more information about the application process, visit the UTS Postgraduate Admissions page.
If your previous degree/s were completed overseas, please submit your application to Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) as UAC can verify your documents and calculate your GPA.
Applying as an international student
If you are not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident, you will need to apply through UTS International.
UTS pathways to the Master of Physiotherapy
UTS Health degrees that may be recognised for entry into the Master of Physiotherapy include:
- Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science (C10300)
- Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Management (C10301)
- Bachelor of Health Science (C10360)
- Bachelor of Human Movement (no longer offered)
- Bachelor of Management in Sport and Exercise (no longer offered)
Note: students need to complete the prerequisites as electives within each degree listed above.
Selected applicants are required to undertake a short interview with a panel. Applicants are assessed in the areas of communication skills, interpersonal skills, interest in physiotherapy, and commitment to physiotherapy as a career.
Read our student blog Acing the UTS GSH interview: Alicia's how-to-guide for tips about how to approach the interview.
Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.
For further details on the Master of Physiotherapy see the course information page.
Autumn session commences with Professional Skills Week in mid-February with classes starting in late February. Applications are not accepted for commencement in Spring session (mid-year).
Prospective students are welcome to apply in their final session/semester of undergraduate study. Successful applicants will be granted a conditional offer with a full offer made once their degree and all prerequisites are complete.
To calculate the fees for this course, visit UTS Fees.
Note: there are no Commonwealth Supported Places available for this course however you may be eligible for the FEE-HELP loan scheme.
Identify your proposed area of research, and potential supervisor/s. Future research students are encouraged to view the schools:
Make an enquiry to UTS Physiotherapy. This helps us to connect you to a supervisor and start your application process.
The school’s research team will help guide you through this step.
Domestic students should follow the research degree application process outlined by the Graduate Research School.
International students should visit UTS International for comprehensive information on the application process, fees and English language requirements.
UTS Physiotherapy offers a range of scholarships for PhD students. Visit our scholarships page for details.
Local students (citizens of Australia and New Zealand and permanent residents of Australia) currently have their course fees met through the Commonwealth Government’s Research Training Program (opens to external site). However, students are responsible for other fees incurred by their project (eg. software, photocopying, transport).
International students: see international student fees.
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