MPhysio Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (Coursework)

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (Coursework) at the University of Pretoria, where our commitment to health standards intertwines seamlessly with quality education, groundbreaking research, and impactful community service.

As pioneers in orthopaedic manual therapy, our program goes beyond conventional healthcare. Explore the latest advancements in manual therapy techniques and interventions, equipping you with the skills to address musculoskeletal issues comprehensively.


Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (Coursework) at the University of Pretoria stands as a beacon in health training, having flourished into one of the largest institutions in the country. Join a dynamic community of over 6,000 students, where you’ll be an integral part of a new generation of health professionals.

Experience a unique blend of outcomes-based and problem-oriented training, positioning you at the forefront of orthopaedic manual therapy. Our program is designed to empower you with advanced manual therapy techniques and a holistic understanding of musculoskeletal health.

Admission Requirements

  • A relevant BPhysio (or equivalent) degree or a relevant bachelor’s/honours degree.
  • Registration as a physiotherapist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA).
  • Employment in a part-time/full-time position appropriate for the field of study.
  • Physiotherapeutic anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Clinical physiotherapy: Orthopaedic manual therapy

The fee of this programme is R20 960 per annum

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates emerge as leaders in orthopaedic manual therapy, making impactful contributions to patient care, research, and education in the musculoskeletal health domain.

Visa Requirements:

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