Health Professions

The Discipline of Physiotherapy in the new Department of Health Professions is situated in the Macquarie University Hospital precinct, in new state-of-the-art purpose-built facilities.

The Department provides New South Wales' first Doctor of Physiotherapy program, an innovative three-year extended masters degree.  

The Discipline of Physiotherapy also leads internationally recognised research into common neurological, musculoskeletal and cardiorespiratory conditions and offers higher degree research programs.

Doctor of Physiotherapy classroom

Doctor of Physiotherapy

Macquarie University's three-year graduate-entry extended masters degree

PhD & Research Degrees

PhD and research degrees

Macquarie University and higher degree research opportunities



Multidisciplinary physiotherapy research

Health and Wellbeing Collaboration

Health and Wellbeing Collaboration

Our innovative community volunteer program is integral to the education of our future heath care workforce.


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Study Physiotherapy

Domestic students

Applications for local (domestic) students for Session 2, 2016 close on 20 May 2016. 
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International students

Applications from international applicants for Session 2, 2016 close on 27 February 2016.
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Did you know that Macquarie University are making some early offers for the Doctor of Physiotherapy next year?

Some early offers for this course will be made in November/December 2015 for eligible applicants who will complete all entry requirements in December 2015 and who have highly competitive GPA.

Applicants who wish to be considered for early offers must submit their application and supplementary form by 30 October 2015.

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