Basic information

TypeBachelor's degrees
Faculty or schoolENTI - School of New Interactive Tecnologies
Branch of knowledge
  • Health Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Length of course4 academic years
Approximate price per credit18,46 €
Compulsory placementsYes
Course detailsIndicators
Main universityGirona

Objectives and competences


What you will learn You will learn to assess, diagnose, address and treat a range of conditions as a skilled physiotherapist. You will become accustomed to working in a foreign language from the outset of the degree and will use interactive digital content to acquire a broad understanding of the latest technological developments for diagnostic imaging and treatment, harnessing the combined knowledge of the University School of Health and Sport (EUSES, UdG) and the School of New Interactive Technologies (ENTI, UB). You will learn to work in teams, to employ flexible methodologies, and to define your ideal role in the many specialist areas of physiotherapy, which will inform your choice of subject matter for the final degree project. * Currently being validated. Number of ECTS credits: 240 Branch of knowledge: Health Sciencs Faculty or school: School of New Interactive Technologies (ENTI) - UB-affiliate d UdG-UB interuniversity EHEA bachelor's degree course coordinated by the UdG.


Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

  • English proficiency (the degree is taught entirely in English).
  • Capacity to establish cause-effect relationships.
  • Sufficient knowledge of experimental sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology.
  • Knowledge of computer science at a user level and interest in new technologies.
  • Skills in independent learning, teamwork, analysis, leadership and search of bibliographic sources.
  • Motivation for physiotherapy studies: vocation to serve and care for others.
  • Awareness of the need for continuous training throughout professional life.
  • Interest in working in groups, ability to adapt to new situations, international openness and empathy.

Access requirements and conditions

Admission for students with studies completed outside Spain.

Applicants holding higher educational qualifications from a university outside Spain should consult the page Admission with foreign qualifications to find out about specific admission requirements.


Students that have studied abroad and who wish to study at the University of Barcelona may be admitted to EHEA bachelor's degree courses. Procedures for gaining admission will depend on the qualifications held by each applicant.

For further information about admission, consult the page Admission with foreign qualifications.


As a general rule, at the UB you will be required to enrol online via the Món UB portal. To find out the date and time you have been assigned, check the specific information for your course. Remember that you can lose your place if you do not enrol on the day you have been assigned.

Academic information



Support and guidance

Pre-enrolment information and events


Course curriculum

Subjects and course plans

Distribution of credits

Basic training 60
Compulsory 102
Optional 18
Compulsory placements 48
Compulsory final project 12

List of subjects

Subject Language Type Credits
Anatomy I Basic training 6
Assessment in Physiotherapy Compulsory 6
Biochemistry Basic training 6
Biology Basic training 6
Physics Basic training 6
Anatomy II Basic training 8
Fundamentals of Physiotherapy Compulsory 6
Physiology Basic training 10
Scientific English Basic training 6
Subject Language Type Credits
Anthropology Basic training 6
Basic Health Care Compulsory 4
Introduction to Psychology Basic training 6
Massage Therapy Compulsory 6
Medical and Surgical Conditions Compulsory 4
Technology Studies and Biomechanics Compulsory 6
Application of Physical Agents Compulsory 6
Kinesiotherapy Compulsory 6
Manual Therapy Compulsory 4
Muscle Chains Compulsory 3
Pathology of Trauma Compulsory 4
Physiotherapy in Musculoskeletal Injuries Compulsory 5
Subject Language Type Credits
Practicum II Practices 30
Final Project Compulsory final project 12

Pathways and specializations

Check the planning of the different pathways of the degree

Previous years


Placements are supervised by tutors and subject to assessment.They are therefore included in the academic record.  There is also an option to complete non-curricular placements of up to 500 hours, which can be extended to 900 hours. For both curricular and non-curricular placements, an educational cooperation agreement is signed between the UB and the company, institution or other organization at which the placement will be carried out.

Institutional information


Career opportunities

What can you work on ?

You will have the skills to work as an independent professional or as part of a multidisciplinary team in the fields of traumatology, sports injury, pediatrics, cardiology and respiratory medicine, urogynecology and rheumatology. You will also have the expertise for teaching in the field of ergonomics, for neurological rehabilitation, and for creating interactive educational materials for physiotherapy in general.

Contact us

ENTI - Escuela de Nuevas Tecnologías Interactivas
Carrer de Baldiri Reixac, 7 - 08028 Barcelona

Secretary: 933 233 664