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Programme Leaflet

Entrance Year Sept 2023

Programme Code 51062

Stream Code

SPF (Full-time)
SPP (Part-time)

Mode of Study Mixed Mode

Normal Duration

1 year (Full-time)
2.5 years (Part-time)

Fund Type Self-Financed

Credits Required for Graduation


Initial Registration Credits

3 for local students
6 for non-local students

Tuition Fees

HK$6,680 per credit for local and non-local students 

Programme Leaders

Scheme Coordinator

Dr Will Chien
BSc (NTU), MEd (JCU), PhD (Monash)

Award Coordinator

Prof. Amy Fu
PDPT, MPhil, PhD


The Postgraduate Scheme in Rehabilitation Sciences comprises the following awards:

  • ​MSc in Rehabilitation of People with Developmental Disabilities 發展障礙人士復康理學碩士學位
  • MSc in Rehabilitation Sciences 康復科學理學碩士學位
  • MSc in Manipulative Physiotherapy 手法物理治療理學碩士學位
  • MSc in Occupational Therapy 職業治療學理學碩士學位
  • MSc in Sports Physiotherapy 運動物理治療理學碩士學位

Aims and Characteristics

Programme Aims

The aims of the programme are:

  • ​To equip students with advanced knowledge and skills in sports physiotherapy so as to meet the changing needs of sports physiotherapy service in Hong Kong.

  • To equip students with a lifelong ability to critically analyse and evaluate ongoing sports physiotherapy practice; and to maintain the highest quality of practice.


  • ​The programme emphasises the integration of sports science, medicine and rehabilitation into the practice of sports physiotherapy;

  • The only programme in Hong Kong that is specially designed for physiotherapists;

  • Wide exposure on on-field physiotherapy services; and

  • Unique sports physiotherapy clinical placement.


Please note this programme does not confer eligibility for registration with the Physiotherapist Board of Hong Kong.

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