About the School of Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is a diverse and interesting career that involves the study of physical function of the human body in health and disease. The MSc Physiotherapy program educates physiotherapists who excel in their profession through advanced education and research training in the rehabilitation sciences. Learn more about the School of Physiotherapy.

NEW: Admission Information

The School of Physiotherapy is no longer accepting applications for its MSc (Physiotherapy) Program.
Online application summaries will be updated once your application has been reviewed and documents verified. You will receive an email from Kelly Underwood when this has been completed.

Interviews will be held in each of the Atlantic Provinces on the following dates:

Nova Scotia: Saturday April 19 & Saturday April 26
Newfoundland: Monday April 21 and Tuesday April 22
Prince Edward Island: Thursday April 24
New Brunswick: Tuesday April 29 and Wednesday April 30

The MSc (Rehabilitation Research - Physiotherapy) program
considers applications on an ongoing basis.

How much will your MScPT or MScRRPT education cost on average in a year?

Visit the Fee Calculator to give you an idea.

Check out the 2014 MScPT Application Checklist

Faculty and Research

The faculty at the School of Physiotherapy take their research responsibilities seriously and recognize the value of their research to the profession and the community at large.
Learn more about our faculty and their research specializations.


Important Notice from Student Accessibility Services 

Students with disabilities are encouraged to register as quickly as possible at the Advising Access Service Centre (AASC) if they wish to receive academic accommodations. To do so please phone 494-2836, email access@dal.ca, drop in at the new Mark A. Hill Accessibility Centre or visit the Student Accessibility website. Students are also reminded that, for convenience, all forms are now available on that website.