M.Sc. Sport Physiotherapy

The Master Sport Physiotherapy offers a specialization in the relevant working fields, which promote the increasing academic profile of health-related jobs and professions.

Target group

This degree course targets physiotherapists with an university degree who have had at least one year's work experience.

Degree aims and content

The M.Sc. Sport Physiotherapy aims at expanding the individual knowledge in the area of Physiotherapy in combination with competitive sports. The expertise of the sport physiotherapists is strenghtened not only by the comprehensive skill acquisition but also by the development of their scientific working skills. Expert knowledge transfer occurs in the area of doping, nutrition and sport psychology as well as individual competencies concerning team and project leading.

Admission requirements

  • Successful completion of a relevant undergraduate degree of a minimum of 6 semesters or
  • Qualification as a physiotherapist
  • At least one year job experience
  • Language skills: TestDaF OR DSH II (language of instruction is German)

Job perspectives

A wide range of occupational fields is open to graduates of the M.Sc. Sport Physiotherapy, including further education course teaching. Typical employers are physiotherapy and medical centres, Olympic Sport Centres, top level and professional sports federations, health centres and educational institutions.


Degree duration
4 semesters (part-time)

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

120 credit points

Commencement of studies
Winter semester

Study places
22 per year

€ 2.400 per term

Language of instruction:

Further information

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