Diploma in Physiotherapy
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Why Study Physiotherapy in UOW Malaysia?

A physiotherapist works as a member of the healthcare team treating clients that may range from small babies to the frail elderly. The profession focuses on human movement as being central to the health and well-being of individuals. Their primary focus is to resolve pain, stabilize injury and prevent it from increasing.

The Physiotherapy Program encompasses comprehensive learning with emphasis on “hands on” practice and clinical placements in accredited hospitals. The students will undergo specially designed clinical placements which exceeds the 1000 hours requirement by the World Confederation of Physiotherapy. The students learn to treat patient holistically while minimising risks, ensure patient safety at all times, and working within a legal and ethical framework.

Diploma in Physiotherapy Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate customer focused delivery of healthcare.
  • Critically assess the patients to set up effective treatment plan and carry out appropriate therapy including re-evolution.
  • Demonstrate collaboration with patients, care givers, peers and health-care team in the planning, delegating, implementing and evaluating care.
  • Maximize patient outcomes using effective communication skills.
  • Demonstrate accountability to professional growth and continual education.


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Our course counselors are reachable and ready to assist you on program enquiries through the following channels.


Selangor: +6012 236 3602
Penang: +6018 916 0368

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