Charles Sturt University

Bachelor of Physiotherapy



University Location Orange, New South Wales
City Population 38,000
Student Population 42,300 (across all campuses)
Main Campus Orange
Program Campus Orange
Program Duration 4 years
Estimated Annual Tuition $37,440 AUD (2024 fees; subject to increase)
Semester Intake February/March
Next Available Intake 2025
Application Deadline Rolling admissions*


With a proud history spanning nearly two decades, the Bachelor of Physiotherapy at Charles Sturt University has a reputation for producing highly sought-after graduates who have gone on to launch physiotherapy careers in Australia and overseas.

Facilities designed to simulate clinical environments found in real workplaces include a musculoskeletal clinic, hospital ward, rehabilitation gym, movement laboratory, on-campus clinics, skills laboratories and simulation facilities.


While studying, you will treat your first patients in the on-campus Community Engagement and Wellness Centre, as well as participate in workplace learning experiences. This ensures that as a graduate, you will be industry ready and equipped with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to start your career.

To ensure you graduate as a confident and successful practitioner, your course includes 1,000 hours of clinical experience. This is essential to develop high-level skills in clinical reasoning as preparation for employment in health and community contexts. Clinical education opportunities will prepare you to work in diverse environments, including regional, rural and remote communities, and to collaborate with other allied health professionals.

Admission Requirements

Completed high school diploma
You must have a high school diploma with a minimum 77% average.

Admission Timeline

*Offers are made throughout the year based on academic merit and subject to availability in the program. You are encouraged to apply as early as possible.