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Veterinary Physiotherapy PGDip

Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Veterinary Medicine

Course type


Course Summary


Ideal for musculo-skeletal practitioners, veterinary nurses, veterinary surgeons and those wishing to change career direction, this hands-on course will train you to become a veterinary physiotherapist. The course is run on a weekend basis over two academic years (three for the MSc) providing flexible study so you can continue working while you learn.


On successful completion of the course, you will be a qualified veterinary physiotherapist. Veterinary physiotherapists have various business models to suit their own circumstances, from part-time to full-time, self-employed or employed within a practice.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


variable - to suit the learner

Start date



Integrated with the Anatomy and Physiology module, the teaching on this module continues the theme of physiology, focusing on the reaction of the body systems to inflammation, injury and disease.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants need a first degree in an animal/science subject, at a minimum of 2:2. Prior learning experience may be taken into account for mature applicants.