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Physiotherapy, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Barcelona, Spain
The Degree Programme in Physiotherapy in UIC Barcelona prepares participants to enter the workforce by teaching them the reflective and analytical skills which are necessary in order to work with patients to find the best solutions.


Physiotherapists have the opportunity to improve the overall quality of life of their patients, and are therefore responsible for maintaining regular contact with patients and other health professionals.

For that reason, it is important that students develop a sense of responsibility and commitment faced with our ever-changing society, while at the same time fostering the self-critical skills that enhances their learning. The UIC places a strong emphasis on teamwork in order to ensure successful interdisciplinary collaboration throughout students’ professional careers.

In order to achieve these ambitious goals, the programme offers a flexible and up-to-date curriculum with a close connection between theoretical content and practical classes in all areas of knowledge. Students also have the opportunity to carry out professional, clinical practica in physiotherapy centres and rehabilitation facilities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Catalan
    • Partially taught in Spanish
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Physiotherapy
  • Kinesiotherapy I
  • The Principles of Biophysics and Biomechanics Applied to Physiotherapy
  • General Anthropology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Once you have submitted the application for admission, Information Services will contact you to arrange your entrance exam. To be eligible to sit for the exam, you must submit the following documents at least five days prior to the exam date:

  • Document stating you agree with the general terms and conditions for admission and reservation policies for the relevant course 
  • Academic certification officially substantiating the completion of prior studies, depending on academic experience and university access route
  • Two passport sized photographs with your first name and surname written on the back
  • A copy of your DNI or passport.
  • Receipt substantiating payment of a non refundable processing fee for the amount of €100 .

Tuition Fee

  • International

    123 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 123 EUR per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    123 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 123 EUR per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Barcelona

  • 770 - 1360 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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