Ph.D. Blended


Bond University

24 months
49280 AUD/year
45280 AUD/year
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Are you ready to take your career in physiotherapy to the next level? The highly regarded Doctor of Physiotherapy at Bond University will provide you with over 1,200 hours of clinical placement to broaden your knowledge and skill level, ready for the next step in your career.  


The Doctor of Physiotherapy offers an innovative problem-based learning model of physiotherapy education to prepare entry level physiotherapists for their roles and responsibilities as first contact practitioners. 

The Physiotherapy at Bond University integrates the clinical, pathological and related sciences with the physiotherapy knowledge, skills and professional behaviours and attitudes required to examine, diagnose and treat physiotherapy clients. 

Key features  

  • Up to 50% of the program is based on clinical experiential learning
  • Upon graduation, you will be eligible for registration as a physiotherapist in Australia
  • Taught in world-class facilities at the Bond Institute of Health & Sport

Professional outcomes

The Doctor of Physiotherapy produces work-ready graduates equipped with the knowledge, skills and professional attributes and behaviours to be eligible for registration as a physiotherapist in Australia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Physiotherapy
  • Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy 
  • Neurological Physiotherapy
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
  • Maximising Human Potential 
  • Physiotherapy for Chronic Disease and Disability

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 075478G  

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science degree from Bond University, or equivalent degree from a recognised institution with a cumulative GPA 2/4 or 5/7 or better.
Evidence of the following tertiary subject prerequisites:
  • Two semesters of Human Anatomy
  • Two semesters of Human Physiology
  • One semester of Biomechanics
  • One semester of Research Design/Statistics
  • One semester of Physiology of Exercise
  • One semester of Exercise Prescription

Successful performance at a selection interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24640 AUD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    45280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22640 AUD per semester during 24 months.
  • National Full Tuition: $135,840
  • International Full Tuition: $147,840 

Living costs for Gold Coast

1313 - 2310 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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