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BScNursing and Patient Care - Physiotherapist

University of Szeged
Hungary, Szeged
Faculty of Health Sciences and Social Studies Hungary, H-6726 Szeged, Temesvári krt. 31.
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About the Programme
Phyiotherapy is a very popular and highly sought-after profession worldwide. Physiotherapists can work in prevention, health care and rehabilitation fields.
The program is based on 7+1 semesters: 1-4 semesters beside others consist of basic subjects, professional theory and practice. 5-7 semesters include applied clinical physiotherapy knowledge and the last semester consists of different supervised clinical placements for developing professional skills. Being a practice-oriented profession the practical courses take place in small groups. During the study time students have the opportunity to get acquainted with special complex therapeutic methods.

Level of the programme: Bachelor
Duration of the programme: 8 semesters
Registered in: EU
Credits: 240

Who should apply?
The program is intended for students who plan to pursue a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Physiotherapy in English by completing this four year long course.

Application requirements: Submitted online application form; Secondary school certificate, a demonstrated proficiency in English (B2 level or equivalent TOEIC, TOEFL IBT, TOEFL PBT, TOEFL CBT, IELTS). An online written entrance examination and an online motivational interview.

Start of the programme: September of each year

Programme structure

During the study period students acquire the theoretical knowledge in lectures and demonstrational classroom practices. At the end of the second year they start their clinical practices. Field practices play a significant role in deepening the acquired professional skills. The last two semesters consist of mainly field practices in clinics.

Career opportunities

Due to many people in need of physiotherapy, this profession has become much sought-after in the world.
Physiotherapists work in prevention, health care and rehabilitation fields. Can be specialized to different fields of health care such as musculoskeletal problems, neurological issues, cardiopulmonary diseases. Physiotherapist deals with different age groups, from infants to elderly, therefore this profession is highly versatile. Graduates are welcome in hospitals, clinics, old people’s home, surgeries, and homecare services, in health tourism, wellness and fitness centres, spas. Or further higher education in English is possible at Physiotherapy MSc programs in other Hungarian universities, then at PhD programs in the University of Szeged. Graduates can also acquire further specialized knowledge in Physiotherapy at international courses and conferences.

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