University of Sharjah
Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy is a health care profession in the field of rehabilitation that promotes optimal health in individuals of all ages. Physiotherapists are qualified to provide preventive and therapeutic services which aim at restoring function and preventing disability arising from disease, trauma or injury. The University of Sharjah offers a four-year program leading to a Bachelor of Science in physiotherapy (BSc.PT). Graduates of the B.Sc. Physiotherapy program can work as physiotherapists in a variety of health care settings including hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, child development centers, senior citizens centers, sports and fitness centers, schools/ universities, industries and communities. They may also serve as educators, administrators, researchers and consultants. Graduates have the opportunity to work in the UAE or aboard, to pursue graduate studies, and to become involved in research activities.