BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

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

Students will learn how to evaluate, treat and prevent functional limitations. They will be equipped with the skills to formulate physiotherapeutic exercises and treatments for those with physical disabilities. Students will also be trained in the areas of assessment and screening, which will enable them to identify factors and possible disabilities before they set in. This programme will also improve students’ management, communication, problemsolving and organisational abilities.


  • Comprehensively equipped physiotherapy lab
  • Hands-on clinical skills training totalling more than 1,200 hours
  • Advanced multimedia and evidence-based learning techniques
  • INTI students can progress to Sheffield Hallam University if entry requirements are met

Career Opportunities
  • Physiotherapist in Public and Private Medical and Healthcare Centres, Clinics, Sports Centres / Clubs, Health Promotion Agencies, Rehabilitation Centres for the Elderly and Special Schools
  • Researcher or Academician in Institutions
Programme Duration
4 years
Collaboration University
Sheffield Hallam University
Accredited by
Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Programme Structure

Year 1
  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomechanics
  • First Aid and Emergencies
  • Health Professionalism
  • Health Psychology
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • Pathology
  • Physiology
Year 2
  • Biostatistics & Health Research Methods
  • Exercise Physiology & Prescription
  • Evidence-Based Practice in Physiotherapy
  • Kinesiology
  • Observational Clinical Placement
  • Physical Agents 1
  • Physical Agents 2
  • Physiotherapeutics 1
  • Physiotherapeutics 2
Year 3
  • Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy 1
  • Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy 2
  • Geriatric Physiotherapy
  • Manual Therapy
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy 1
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy 2
  • Neurological Physiotherapy 1
  • Neurological Physiotherapy 2
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy
  • Sports Physiotherapy
Electives (Choose 1 out of 3)
  • Community-Based Rehabilitation
  • Physiotherapy in Occupational Health
  • Physiotherapy in Women’s Health
Year 4
  • Clinical Practice – Cardiorespiratory
  • Clinical Practice – Neurological
  • Clinical Practice – Musculoskeletal
  • Clinical Practice – Paediatrics
  • Clinical Practice – Sports
  • Clinical Practice – Special Population
  • Clinical Internship
  • Pre-Clinical Practice
  • Thesis 1 (Compulsory)
  • Thesis 2 (Compulsory)
English Course:
  • University English
Communicative foreign languages (Choose 1 out of 4)
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
University College Courses:
  • General Psychology
MPU Subjects
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Community Service and Co-curriculum
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Ethnic Relations (Local students) / Communicating in Malay 3 (International students)
  • Islamic and Asian Civilization (Local students) / Malaysian Studies 3 (International students)
  • Presentation Skills

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.

Campuses & Intakes
INTI International University
  • January
  • July
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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Approximate Total Fee (USD)

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