Our International Physiotherapy School, fully taught in English, is accessible to foreign students from any country. The programme has a duration of four years. Graduates obtain the Dutch diploma and are presented with a Bachelor degree in physiotherapy.
Why would you like to become a physiotherapist?
Physiotherapy is a varied and interesting profession where you will work with your hands, your mind and your heart. You are expected to bring theory into practice with the right motivation to help people.
As a physiotherapist you will meet many types of patients and just as many different diseases, all needing their own type of therapy. Most physiotherapists are enterprising, sportive and energetic persons. They have wide interests and strong social skills. They like working with people and are not afraid of making contact with them. They are disciplined, systematic, and medical subjects appeal to them.
What do you think, does this profession appeal to you and are you motivated to become a good and dedicated physiotherapist?
Why you should study Physiotherapy at Saxion!
Physiotherapy and Physiotherapy Education in The Netherlands are well known over the world. The choice to study physiotherapy in The Netherlands is a good one and will offer you excellent background and a diploma that is recognized internationally.
The specialty of our International Physiotherapy School is the personal approach and our investment in personal contact with and guidance of our students. We have a special international team of teachers to guide you through your study and stay in Enschede. Besides their profession as a physiotherapist and an expert in their own field, they take time to teach and counsel you in everything you need to successfully finish your study and become an excellent physiotherapist. During the studies, you have a great deal of personal contact with teachers and fellow students.
Additionally, there is an optimal digital learning and working environment. This enables you to get into contact with others online and can find a great deal of information about the course.
Study Career Counselling
Study career counselling is counselling at individual level and in groups. You learn to fill in your studies in your own way and in accordance with your ability. You do not only gain insight into designing your studies and your competencies, but you are also prepared for life-long learning. Physiotherapy is a changeable professional field and the professional practitioner has to be able to move along in this.
Our International Physiotherapy School has a high standard for internationalization for over 20 years. This shows amongst others in the presence of many foreign students, foreign projects, in which both Dutch as well as foreign students participate, but also through the way Saxion designed her education of physiotherapy according to international measures. A striking example of our international presence is the fact that there are students from 17 different countries in one class. Besides that, there are large foreign networks and agreements with international partners where we see the exchange of both students and teachers. Internationalization is also an important issue in research projects and clinical training. All of this contributes to an international development of the profession.
- Pažymių išrašas - jei dar nesi baigęs mokyklos, būtina prisegti pažymių išrašą. Smulkesnę informaciją kaip pildyti išrašą ir kada jis reikalingas, rasi čia.
- Brandos atestatas – jei jau esi baigęs mokyklą, išrašo nereikia, užtenka anketoje prisegti savo Brandos atestatą.
Anglų kalbos žinias gali patvirtinti vienu iš šių būdų:
- turėti anglų kalbos pažymį Brandos atestate ir išlaikyti Anglų kalbos valstybinį egzaminą (egzamino rezultatas nėra svarbus, svarbiausia, kad jį išlaikytum).
- išlaikyti IELTS arba TOEFL testą.
Patarimas!Jeigu nori pasitikrinti ar tavo anglų kalbos žinios yra pakankamos studijuoti Nyderlandų aukštosiose – suteikiame galimybę laikyti Kastu testą. Nors anglų kalbos testas nėra reikalaujamas, patartina žinoti savo galimybes ir kalbos lygį.
Motivation letter – Inspire and persuade
We invite you to tell us about your inspiration and experiences with respect to health care and your motivation to study physiotherapy at Saxion. Your motivation gives us a first impression of how well our physiotherapy program fits you. In your motivation you might want to answer the following questions:
- What appeals most to you in the field of physiotherapy?
- What is the origin of your interest in this field of health care?
- What do you expect of the study program and your future career as a physiotherapist?
An interview by telephone and/or Skype and an online assessment are part of the Saxion admission procedure.
The assessment consists of three parts:
1. Qualities and obtained skills
2. Personality traits
You have a great variety of career possibilities with the Physiotherapy course. Saxion students learn how they can add economic and social value to professional practice as practitioners starting out in the profession of physiotherapy. They are able to continue to learn and develop in the future.