Former OzTREKK student wins Melbourne Doctor of Physiotherapy award
Congratulations goes out to the most recent Melbourne Doctor of Physiotherapy graduates, and a special mention to the students and clinicians who received prizes and awards for their performance and contribution this year.
All of us at OzTREKK would like to offer a round of applause to former OzTREKK student Thomas Nemeth, who won the Gerontology Physiotherapy Prize. Way to go, Thomas!
Think you might be interested in a career in physiotherapy? The Melbourne Doctor of Physiotherapy is Australia’s first three-year entry to practice graduate master’s-level program. Graduates will have the opportunity to pursue a career in a range of health settings, including hospitals, private practice, sporting and rehabilitation facilities, community organizations or as an advisor to government or industry bodies. This degree provides opportunities for pursuing employment globally.
In addition to core hands-on practical physiotherapy skills, key program features include advanced theoretical knowledge in areas such as pharmacology, radiology, leadership and management, sports physiotherapy and inter-professional education, including a faculty student conference.
Melbourne Doctor of Physiotherapy Admissions Timeline for 2019 Intake
Application deadline: June 29, 2018
Interview offers released: July 26, 2018
Skype MMI interviews conducted: August 5 – 16, 2018
Offers of admission released: mid- to late-September 2018
Deadline to accept offer (unconditional): November 9, 2018
Deadline to meet conditions (conditional): November 9, 2018
Melbourne DTP Snapshot
Program: Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intake: February
Duration: 3 years
Application deadline: June 29, 2018; however, candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible.