School of Health Sciences in Katowice, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice has been offering for many years now, the specialized academic programmes ensuring highest qualifications in the area of physiotherapy. The knowledge and experience of our graduates have been recognized both, home and abroad. The lectures and practical instructions bring the up to date knowledge of general medicine and practical physiotherapy highlighting also the specific character of health care careers. Practical skills are taught by academic teachers showing extensive professional experience and significant scientific achievements. The programmes offered are in line with the recent trends and always keep pace with the state of the art developments in the field of physiotherapy.
The programme comprises theoretical knowledge and practical skills, needed for a practitioner in physiotherapy. The students take this opportunity to extend their general and specialist knowledge of medical, biological and social sciences.
Studies in the area of physiotherapy are a way to gain skills of one of the most versatile and comprehensive medical occupations. Graduates are welcome not only in public and private health care establishments but may also seek employment in education, protected labour establishments, hospices, social care, nursing homes, sports centres, health resorts, biological regeneration facilities, spa & wellness centres and fitness studios.
Physiotherapy has now been among the fastest developing disciplines of contemporary medicine. Growing requirements for prophylactic and health promoting activities as well as promising outcomes of physiotherapeutic treatment have effected in the boosting demand for graduated of this faculty on the labour market.
Our graduates are ready to take positions in:
- private and public rehabilitation centres
- spa & wellness centres
- health care establishments
- government bodies and local institutions working in the area of physiotherapy and health care,
- providers of rehabilitation equipment,
- R & D organizations,
- organizations established to provide counselling and educate in the area of medical sciences,
- sports centres