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    Interested in moving to Germany for studying Physiotherapy in Orthopaedics? Wondering if this is worthwhile doing in Germany? Resolve your concerns by going through the responses from experts on this ISC Ask Expert page.

    I am thinking about masters in physiotherapy in orthopaedics in Germany. But I couldn't find solution to my question.
    What is the procedure?
    Will it be worth it?
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  • There is one university (HAWK Hildesheim /Holzminden /Goettingen University of Applied Sciences and Arts) in Germany which has a course in Masters in Physiotherapy but the medium of teaching is German. So, one may have to learn German if one desires to go for that course. Learning German is not a difficult proposition. There is another university (in fact a sports university named as Sports University of Cologne) which also gives a Masters degree in physiotherapy but it is sports physiotherapy. Here also the medium of teaching is German.

    One can go through the sites of these universities and find out the details there regarding eligibility and admission procedure. If admission is done then one can apply for Visa for Germany and make other arrangements for going there.

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  • There are two universities offering Masters in Physiotherapy.

    1.University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hildesheim/Holzminden/Goettingen. The official website of the university is They offer M.Sc. Physiotherapy. But the teaching will be in German. One should learn German first and then do the course. It is not very difficult to learn the language.

    2. German Sport University Cologne, The website is This university is also offering a PG course. You can go to the website for details.

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  • Physiotherapy is a branch of the para-medical science that helps in management of various neuromuscular, skeleton and other system of the body. Physio therapy in orthopedics helps in recovering and rehabilitating a body for a permanent cure. It involves assessment, diagnosis and treatment of disease and disability through physical means. Hence, it is having a good demand and also is a good career option.

    You can choose Physiothery in orthopedics as a career option and this field is having tremendous growth opportunities. A Physiotherapist in Germany can earns a salary upto 8,500 EUR per month including housing, transport, and other benefits.

    There are numerous opportunities in this field of paramedical science in several countries like Canada, Aurtralia, New Zealand, USA etc. Germany is having opportunities for Physiotherapy course. Some of the University in Germany offering following courses:

    1. SRH Hochschule Für Gesundheit
    Location: GERA, Germany.
    Course offered: Master of science in Neuro rehabilitation
    Eligibility : First degree (Bachelor, Diploma or Masters) and Successfully completed vocational training of health with state recognition of professional qualification

    2. Sports University of Cologne
    Location: Cologne (Köln), Germany
    Course offered: Masters in Sports Physiotherapy
    Eligibility : Bachelor degree or Diploma

    3. HAWK Hildesheim/Holzminden/Goettingen University of Applied Sciences and Arts
    Location: Hildesheim, Germany
    Course: Master's degree in Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Physiotherapy
    Subject area: social
    Eligibility : Bachelor degree or Diploma

    For studying in Germany you will have to learn German language as all these university provide courses in German language only.
    To apply in these courses and getting admission details and procedure you should check universities websites regularly.

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