BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

INTI International University: KPT/JPS(PA8840)01/2015

Physiotherapists are key members of the healthcare team. Their job covers the promotion, maintenance, restoration of health and the prevention of disability in people of all ages.

Our Physiotherapy Degree programme provides you with an extensive understanding of the physical, structural and physiological aspects of human form and movement.

You will also learn about factors relating to human functioning and acquire the skills to aid in the restoration of health by promoting motor development and coordination, physical methods to rehabilitation, therapeutic exercise for impaired muscle systems, etc.


  • Comprehensively equipped physiotherapy lab
  • Over 1,200 hours of hands-on clinical skills training
  • Advanced multimedia and evidence-based learning techniques
  • Collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University, UK for credit transfer

Career Opportunities
  • Physiotherapy Consultant
  • Exercise Prescription Specialist
  • Sports Physiotherapist
  • Health Promotion Consultant
  • Fitness Consultant
  • Research Assistant
  • Academician
Programme Duration
4 years
Collaboration University
Sheffield Hallam University
Accredited by
Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Programme Structure

Year 1
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Health Professionalism
  • Biomechanics
  • Exercise Physiology & Prescription
  • First Aid and Emergencies
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • Health Psychology
  • Pathology
  • Biostatistics and Health Research Methods
Year 2
  • Physiotherapeutic 1
  • Evidence-based Practice in Physiotherapy
  • Physical Agents 1
  • Kinesiology
  • Pharmacology in Physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapeutic 2
  • Clinical Observation
  • Physical Agents 2
  • Extra-Curricular Activities
Year 3
  • Neurological Physiotherapy 1
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy 1
  • Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy 1
  • Pediatric Physiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy in Occupational Health
  • Physiotherapy in Women's Health
  • Neurological Physiotherapy 2
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy 2
  • Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy 2
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Geriatric Physiotherapy
  • Community-based Rehabilitation (Elective)
  • Manual Therapy (Elective)
Year 4
  • Thesis 1 (Compulsory)
  • Thesis 2 (Compulsory)
  • Clinical Practice - Cardiorespiratory
  • Clinical Practice - Neurological
  • Clinical Practice - Musculoskeletal
  • Clinical Practice - Paediatrics
  • Clinical Practice - Sports
  • Clinical Practice - Special Population
  • Clinical Internship
English Course:
  • University English
University College Courses:
  • General Psychology

Communicative Foreign Languages

(Choose 1 out of 4)

  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • French
  • German


MPU Subjects
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Community Service & Cocurriculum
  • Presentation Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Ethnic Relations (Local Students) / Communicating in Malay (International Students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilization (Local Students) / Malaysian Studies (International Students)

*Exempted if a credit in BM has been obtained at SPM level.If credit is obtained,then student will take Presentation Skills


*Subject to entry requirement

Campuses & Intakes
INTI International University
  • 13 January 2014
  • 14 July 2014
Academic Calendar
Entry Level Entry Requirements
INTI Foundation* Pass Foundation Programme in Science with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
STPM * Pass with CGPA of 2.5 in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
UEC * 5Bs including Chermistry / Biology or Physics
A Level * Pass with CGPA of 2.5 including Grade C in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
SAM* / NSW(HSC)* / TEE* / Australian Year 12* ATAR/ TER 70 including Grade B/ Band 3 in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
Canadian Pre-U * 65% aggregate in any 3 science subjects including Grade B- in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
Matriculation Science * Pass with CGPA of 2.5 including Grade B in Biology or Physics and Chemistry
INTI Diploma or equivalent Diploma in Physiotherapy with CGPA of 2.75; or Diploma in Physiotherapy with CGPA of less than 2.75 and 3 years of working experience as physiotherapist may allowed up to 30% of degree credit hours exemption
American Degree Transfer Programme CGPA of 2.3


Other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Government (Please refer to INTI International University)


* On top of the all the above requirements the candidates must have 5 credits or equivalent at the SPM level, 3 of which in the following subjects: Biology, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, English.

English Language Proficiency for Foreign Students: Candidates should have IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 paper-based or equivalence.

Fees Summary
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International Students
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Students Fee Structure here.
Approximate Total Fee (USD)

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