Bachelor's Degree in Physiotherapy

If you want to be an excellent professional physiotherapist, the UAB has everything you need

General information

  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Bellaterra Campus and Barcelona Campus
  • Duration: 4 courses - 240 credits
  • Places: 80
  • Admission mark: 10,784
  • Price per credit: 18.46 euros
  • Language: Catalan and Spanish
  • Academic calendar
  • Learning mode: Classroom-based learning

UAB Bachelor's Degree in Physiotherapy

  • You will have the opportunity to learn at a university with years of tradition and prestige
  • You will share your educational experience with students from the health sciences sectors and other disciplines
  • You will live an integrating multicultural experience in and out of the university campus
  • You will learn alongside academics and professional physiotherapists, clinical and sports assistants and specialists from other fields
  • You will be able to participate in work placements in rehabilitation and physiotherapy centres belonging to university hospitals, clinics, residential homes, and sports centres as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • You will have the chance to practice your skills in classrooms and have access to facilities which will aid you in mastering your skills
  • You will discover your vocation and commitment with the help of those needing the attention of a physiotherapist
  • You will be able to apply for grants and participate in the Erasmus and Sicue exchange programmes
  • Upon completing your studies at the UAB your degree will be the guarantee of having obtained an excellent level of skills and abilities with which to enter the professional market as a generalist physiotherapist

Career options

Career options for physiotherapists lie in the different areas of healthcare work: treating pathologies in medical and surgical specialist areas; disease prevention and health promotion; research, teaching and management are other options available. Self-employment or employment within the public or private sector are equally possible.
The main job sectors are:

  • Genral hospitals and public and private clinics
  • Primary care centres
  • Rehabilitation centres
  • Special education centres
  • Sports centres
  • Care homes for the elderly
  • Centre for the mentally disabled
  • Health resorts
  • Specialised physiotherapy centres
  • Private physiotherapy practice
  • Teaching and research

Mobility programmes

Professional training


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