Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman


Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)


Bachelor's Degree Program
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)
Awarding Institution
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
4 years
January, May, October
Class Location
  • UTAR Sungai Long Campus (Selangor)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Year 1
Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy and Physiology II
Community Project
Electrotherapy I
Electrotherapy II
English for Health Sciences
Introduction to Psychology and Sociology
Kinesiotherapy I
National Language/Other Languages
Professional Development and Practice I: Malaysian Health Care
Regional Anatomy of Musculoskeletal System
Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies

Year 2
Cardiopulmonory Physiotherapy I
Clinical Clerkship I
Clinical Clerkship II
Clinical Clerkship III
Clinical Reasoning and Therapeutic Decision
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Exercise Physiology and Exercise Prescription
General Pathology
Kinesiotherapy II
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy I
Neurophysiotherapy I
Pharmacology for Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Skills I

Year 3
Acute Care Physiotherapy
Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy II
Clinical Clerkship IV
Clinical Clerkship V
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy II
Neurophysiotherapy II
Paediatric Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Skills II
Physiotherapy in Geriatrics
Physiotherapy in Women’s Health
Professional Development and Practice II
Research Appreciation, Process and Methodology
Spinal Care and Rehabilitation
Sport Rehabilitation
Research Project

Year 4
Clinical Cardio-Pulmonary Posting
Clinical Neurology Posting
Clinical Orthopaedic Posting
Elective Posting
Special Clinical Posting

Entry Requirement

1. STPM: Grade C in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects, depending on degree programmes
2. UEC: Grade B in 5 relevant subjects
3. A-Level: Grade E in 2 or 3 in the relevant subjects
4. SAM: ATAR 70 and Grade B in at least 2 relevant subjects
5. CPU: An average of 70% in 6 relevant subjects
6. UTAR Foundation Programme
7. Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education
8. Foundation/Diploma qualifications in the relevant fields
9. Other recognised equivalent qualifications

Course Fees

< RM75000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
Application Fee

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Course Inquiry

Please email to: enquiry@utar.edu.my

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