B.Sc. On Campus


University of Sharjah

48 months
12075 EUR/year
12075 EUR/year
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The College of Health Sciences at the University of Sharjah offers a four-year program leading to a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy.


Physiotherapy is a health care profession in the field of rehabilitation that promotes optimal health in individuals of all ages. Physiotherapists are qualified to provide preventive and therapeutic services which aim at restoring function and preventing disability arising from disease, trauma or injury.

Upon completing the program requirements, Physiotherapy graduates should be able to:

  • Integrate knowledge and skills in physiotherapy related sciences to provide competent patient-centered care. 
  • Use evidence-based practice information to provide effective and efficient healthcare based on the changing needs of the community.
  • Employ advanced information technology skills in the classroom and clinical settings.
  • Participate efficiently in research activity, including publications, presentations, grants, and disseminate results at local, national, and international levels.
  • Communicate effectively with patient, families, and other health care professionals to deliver an integrated plan of care.
  • Participate in public education and health promotion strategies adopted in the community and the region by respective authorities.
  • Apply relevant ethical, legal and social framework to act responsibly toward clients, oneself, and colleagues.
  • Implement leadership skills and autonomy in physiotherapy practice for personal and professional development.

Career opportunities

Graduates of the B.Sc. Physiotherapy program at the University of Sharjah can work as physiotherapists in a variety of health care settings including hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, child development centers, senior citizens centers, sports and fitness centers, schools/universities, industries and communities.

They may also serve as educators, administrators, researchers and consultants. Graduates have the opportunity to work in the UAE or aboard, to pursue graduate studies, and to become involved in research activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomechanics and Kinesiology
  • Anatomy
  • Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiovascular Conditions
  • Assessment in Physiotherapy
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Physiotherapy for Medical and Surgical Conditions
  • Neurosciences
  • Orthotics and Prosthetics
  • Physiotherapy for Neurological Conditions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


138 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of student passport (valid).
  • Copy of UAE National Family Registry for local students.
  • Copy of residence visa for non-local students (valid).
  • Certified copy of Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent.
  • Four recent passport-size colored photographs.
  • Health Fitness Certificate. The test must be done in University Hospital or university's clinic or any governmental authority in the UAE.
  • Copy of Good Conduct Certificate (valid).
  • Copy of Birth Certificate.
  • Copy of UAE National Identity Card (valid).
  • AED 360 cash application fees (Non-refundable).
  • An English Language Proficiency Certificate (TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or EmSAT); (The student must hand the original English Language Proficiency Certificate for Majors that require it before the course registration period).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12075 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12075 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    12075 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12075 EUR per year during 48 months.

AED 51,538

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /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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