Physiotherapy (PT) helps patients to improve or recover athletic ability and cure pain by evaluating, designing and coordinating recovery plans for patients. PT is one of the most popular programs in Australia. Hence, AAS would like to tell you more about PT.

Duties of occupational therapists

1. Evaluate patients’ activity dysfunction by body check, such as x-ray, MRT, CT scan and etc.
2. Examine therapy plans, risks, expectations and alternatives with patients
3. Follow up after therapies and see if recovery plan needs to be adjusted

The average annual salary of Australian occupational therapists
is AUD $80,6210. To be a qualified physiotherapist in Australia, you need to pass through the skills assessment provided by APC (Australian Physiotherapy Council).

English language requirements


Study Plan

Bachelor of Physiotherapy4 years
Master of Physiotherapy2 years

Recommended Universities

The University of Queensland, The University of Sydney, Monash University, Griffith University

Career outcomes


Migration prospects

Physiotherapist is on the MTLSSL (Medium and Long-Term Strategic Skills List). There are many types of visas that lead you to become a permanent resident in Australia.

Applicants must have a positive skills assessment from APC (Australian Physiotherapy Council).

Looking for course or migration consultation?