Undergraduate Programmes

BSc Physiotherapy programme conducted at Allied Health Sciences Unit attached to Faculty of Medicine Colombo offers the degree as

  • General degree (4 year )

The aim of this degree programme is to prepare then student for professional autonomy and excellence in clinical practice. To achieve this aim, the programme provides the student with a strong scientific foundation, a substantial repertoire of physiotherapeutic skills, and facilitates the development of excellent clinical reasoning skills.

  • Medium: English
  • Entry requirements: Students are selected from University Grants Commission according to the obtained credit at the General Certificate of Advanced Level Examination (GCE/ AL) Sri Lanka.

Course structure: All the modules are included in 5 streams

Students who successfully complete the degree programme can proceed with higher studies   in the following path ways and varieties of career opportunities

Post graduate studies

  • Post graduate diplomas, Masters Degrees, M.Phil, PhD, Postdoctoral etc

Career Opportunities

Physiotherapists working in ...

  • Hospitals
  • Rehabilitation centers (Community, Institutional)
  • Public health clinics 
  • Private clinics 
  • Child development centres 
  • Industry based clinics
  • Recreation centres 
  • Sports clinics and facilities 
  • Academic environments
  • Research centres