Programme Name Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Quota Based)
Programme Description
Physiotherapy is a health care field that work in partnership with their clients/patients to help people get better and stay well. Physiotherapists also work closely with general practitioners and other health clinicians to plan and manage treatment. Using advanced techniques and evidence-based care, physiotherapists assess, diagnose, treat and prevent a wide range of health conditions and movement disorders. Physiotherapy helps repair damage, reduce stiffness and pain, increase mobility and improve quality of life. Physiotherapy extends from health promotion to injury prevention, acute care, rehabilitation, maintenance of functional mobility, chronic disease management, patient and career education and occupational health. The four year Bachelors level programme of 480 credits is structured with course work of 120 credits each at levels 5 and 6 and 240 credits at level 7 including a Research project. It contains a 778 hours of clinical practise spread over 3 semesters.
Majors Physiotherapy
Minimum Requirement
1. Pass in Year 13 Examination or equivalent with a minimum aggregate mark of 250 out of 400 with a 50% pass in English and best three subjects:  Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Computer Studies. OR;
2. Pass in full Foundation Science programme or equivalent with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 out of 4.5 or 2.53 out of 5.0 with a pass in English, and best three subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science. OR;
3. A pass in Bridging or Unclassified Foundation Science programme with minimum GPA of 2.5 out of 4.5 or 2.53 out of 5.0 including a pass in English, and best three subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science OR;
4.Graduates with Certificate/Diploma in Sports Sciences  programmes with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 out of 5.0 OR;           
5. Regional and international applicants will need qualifications assessed by Educational Quality and Assessment Programme (EQAP-SPC) OR;
6. Other than the fresh School leavers, alternative entry criteria maybe considered by the Dean or Dean authorized teaching staff. This includes graduates of Diploma in Physiotherapy and other applicants who are able to demonstrate their ability to succeed in this programme on the basis of their maturity together with relevant work experience (from Supervisors) or/and prior learning may be considered for placement. The Dean or Dean authorized teaching staff may require such an applicant to sit for any specific or general examination as a prerequisite for any such enrolment, or may restrict enrolment only to certain prescribed courses that must be passed to progress further, as per the University Academic & Student Regulations (UASR 4.4 pg. 19)..
Programme Type Bachelors Degree
Credit Points Required 480
Campus Pasifika
Duration 4
Estimated Tution Fees - Local (FJD) $37,080.00