The top Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy unis in Australia for 2017 are

  1. University of Notre Dame Australia
  2. Australian Catholic University
  3. University of Queensland

Uni Reviews ranked Australian universities by a formula using:

  • faculty size (student numbers)
  • studnent and graduate satisfaction with physio and occupational therapy courses (% satisfied)
  • indicative graduate salaries (based on pay, study and unemployment rates).

University of Notre Dame Australia

The School of Physiotherapy at Notre Dame tops the subject rankings for Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy.

The School has both the highest course satisfaction rate and indicative graduate salary.

Australian Catholic University

The School of Physiotherapy at ACU is ranked 2nd in Australia for 2017.

The School, which has campuses in Brisbane and North Sydney, produces excellent results for graduates ($57,517 indicative starting salary).

University of Queensland

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at UQ is among the top 3 for Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy.

The School gets good ratings across all quality indicators.

Physio and Occupational Therapy Rankings

Updated: 13 November 2016

* Combined sample size for student course satisfaction surveys.

Universities with small sample sizes for satisfaction or salary components are omitted from overall ranking.

Student Course Satisfaction

Sources: Course Experience Questionnaire (2014-2015), University Experience Survey (2014-2015)

Universities are ranked by graduate satisfaction. For further details, see Course Ratings by Students.

Indicative Graduate Salaries

Source: Graduate Destinations Survey (2013-2015)

The indicative graduate salary accounts for low incomes of unemployed graduates.

For further details, see Graduate Salaries by University.