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Diploma in Physiotherapy Fees Structure, Admission, Intake, Deadline

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  Duration 2.5 Years
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Overview of Diploma in Physiotherapy in MAHSA University Malaysia

MAHSA University’s Diploma in Physiotherapy is a 3-year programme for students who have emerged successfully from SPM or its equivalent, and are committed to a future as physiotherapists intent on alleviating physical disabilities and improving the physical human condition.

Students learn to manage and avert the problems that affect the physical functioning of the human body, and to maximize the physical body's movement and agility, with the primary objective of enabling patients to achieve optimal and maximum independence in movement and function. Students learn proven techniques that help manage disorders of the human body for people of all ages.

Students also learn how to provide treatment and care while rehabilitating patients with physical and psychological deficiencies. They will also study subjects such as anatomy, physiology, behavioural science, exercise therapy, electrotherapy, kinesiology and also the communication skills that will enable them to adequately and effectively interact with and counsel their patients.

Programme Structure

Programme Structure of Diploma in Physiotherapy in MAHSA University Malaysia




Y1 | S1

Anatomy & Physiology I

PTAP 4112


Applied Anatomy

PTAN 4114


Behavioral Science I

PTBS 4112


Integrated Language Skills

ENG 4112


U1-Pengajian Malaysia 2 (For Local Students)

MPU 2163


U1-Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International)

MPU 2143

Y1 | S2

Kinesiology I

PTKI 4112


Introduction to Health Care System I

PTHS 41122


Anatomy and Physiology II

PTAN 4123


Behavioural Science II

PTBS 4122


English for Academic Writing

ENG 4122


U2-Creative and Critical Thinking

MPU 2222

Y1 | S3

Kinesiology II

PTKI 4122


Movement Therapy

PTMT 4123


Electrotherapy I

PTEL 4122

Y2 | S1

Electrotherapy II

PTEL 4212


Physiotherapy Skills

PTPS 4212


Musculoskeletal I

PTMS 4214


Cardiorespiratory I

PTCR 4213


Neurology I

PTNE 4212


U3 -Time Management

MPU 2312

Y2 | S2

Musculoskeletal II

PTMS 4224


Cardiorespiratory II

PTCR 4223


Neurology II

PTNE 4222


Essentials of Clinical Placement

PTEC 4222


Elective Placement

PTEP 4213

Y2 | S3

Clinical Practice I

PTCP 4228

Y3 | S1

Neurology III

PTNE 4312



PTPE 4312


Women’s Health

PTWH 4312


Clinical Practice II

PTCP 4318

Y3 | S2

Introduction to Health Care System II

PTHS 4312


Sports, Wellness and Fitness

PTSP 4323



PTGE 4322


Clinical Practice III

PTCP 43212

Y3 | S3

Co-curricular Project

MPU 2412


Clinical Practice III

PTCP 43212

Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement of Diploma in Physiotherapy in MAHSA University Malaysia


  • SPM or equivalent with PASS in Bahasa Melayu and English and 5 credits in the following subjects:

    • Mathematics

    • ONE science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science); and

    • Any other THREE subjects (including Bahasa Malaysia and/or English if credits)

    *Having SPM referring to pass SPM with at least pass in Bahasa Melayu and History*

  • Pass GCE O-Level or equivalent with PASS in Bahasa Melayu or English and 5 Grade C in the following subjects:

    • Mathematics

    • ONE science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science); and

    • Any other THREE subjects (including Bahasa Melayu and/or English if obtained Grade C)



  • Certificate (Level 3 MQF) in the field of Health Science with minimum CGPA of 2.75

  • Other recognized qualification of equivalence

English proficiency for international student:

  • IELTS (4.0)

  • TOEFL IBT (30-31)

  • TOEFL PBT (397)

  • CAM ENG ADV–CAE (160)

  • CAM ENG PROF–CPE (180)

  • Pearson Test English–PTE (30)

  • MUET (Band 2)

Career Prospects

Career Prospects of Diploma in Physiotherapy in MAHSA University Malaysia

  • Physiotherapy clinics and multidisciplinary clinics (for example, chiropractic clinics)

  • Child development centres

  • Community health centres

  • Fitness centres

  • Sport and recreation facilities

  • Home care and continuing care facilities

  • Hospitals and rehabilitation centres


Advantages of Diploma in Physiotherapy in MAHSA University Malaysia


The Diploma in Physiotherapy is designed in consultation with a panel of local and international experts, resulting in a highly sought after curriculum that combines theoretical learning and practical sessions in physiotherapy clinics and hospitals.

Clinical Exposure

Students of the Diploma in Physiotherapy gain experience in our rather exhaustive list of panel of hospitals throughout Malaysia


Tuition fees for the Diploma in Physiotherapy are kept at an affordable level, to ensure there are little barriers to a good quality education.


The Diploma in Physiotherapy is accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia and recognized by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia.

Awarded by
MAHSA University

The Diploma in Physiotherapy is awarded by MAHSA University, a leader in Medical and Health Science Education in Malaysia

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