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Physiotherapy (Honours)

University Tunku Abdul Rahman

48 months
4755 USD/year
3646 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Physiotherapy (Honours) programme at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman was established to fulfill societal and market demand on physiotherapy profession. We aim to provide the educational experience, practical training and technical competence necessary for the practice of physiotherapy.


Physiotherapy (Honours) student receive clinical skills training under the supervision of experienced and qualified clinical instructors, at government hospitals approved by the Ministry of Health (MOH). Currently, the MOH has already approved nine hospitals and two clinics for Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman physiotherapy student clinical training.

In order to keep pace with the recent developments in the field, the physiotherapy laboratory is equipped with latest and advanced equipments. Each group of students are supervised at all times by the physiotherapy staff, to ensure student safety and to facilitate adequate learning. Also, students avail the facility provided in the simulation ward, the skills centre, Anatomy laboratory, museum, and the vast resources available in library.   

Career Prospects

  • Hospitals
  • Hospices
  • Nursing homes
  • Geriatric care centres
  • Physiotherapy clinic
  • Community settings
  • Health/fitness/sports clubs
  • Education institutions and research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Community Project
  • Electrotherapy 
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • English for Health Sciences
  • Introduction to Psychology and Sociology
  • Kinesiotherapy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Malaysian Stu: You are advised to apply for admission as early as possible
  • International Stu: You are advised to apply for admission 3 months in advance


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to UTAR is on purely meritocratic basis. You are expected to satisfy the academic qualification and English Language requirement set by the University. Some programmes may have additional requirements such as the submission of a drawing portfolio, and an interview before the University decides on the admission.
  • For admission into undergraduate programmes, the University will accept the applications from students with the standard list of foreign qualifications. 
  • For your information that the University has its minimum entry requirement (MER) for each qualification and each programme. Should you do not fulfill the MER, you will be required to undertake a one-year Foundation studies. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4755 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19022 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    3646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14586 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • RM61,650 (Malaysian); 
  • RM80,400 (International)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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