Teesside University
Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons)
Teesside University

Key Course Facts

Course Description

This integrated masters course also includes an integrated foundation year, ideal if you do not meet the requirements for entry to year one.

Chiropractic is a healthcare profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the effects of these disorders on the function of the nervous system and general health. This 4 year full-time integrated masters course will develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours which will enable you to deliver high levels of patient care in a safe and competent manner.

As well as university based teaching and learning, placements will be used to further expand your knowledge base allowing you to see how the theory is applied directly in practice. This will also serve to strengthen your skills base over the duration of the course.

This course has General Chiropractic Council approval. Once you have graduated you will be eligible to apply for registration with the GCC.

Recognised by the General Chiropractic Council (GCC) for the purpose of eligibility for registration with that body.

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews for 100 graduates of Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons) at Teesside University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Chiropractic.

Overall student satisfaction
65 /100
100 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Salary of Graduates of Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons) at Teesside University

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons) at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25000 £22000 £23500
25-75 percentile range £24000 - £25000 £16000 - £25000 £17000 - £29000


Salary of all UK Graduates of Chiropractic

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24283 £18903 £19910
25-75 percentile range £22717 - £30509 £11435 - £25538 £11246 - £27595

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year), Msci (Hons) you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Modules

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Required skill level of job after 15 months

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons) at Teesside University

65% Therapy professionals
25% Other Health Professionals
3% Welfare and housing associate professionals
1% Animal care and control services
1% Caring personal services
1% Information Technology Professionals
1% Sports and fitness occupations

Visit the course pages of Teesside University’s website (www.tees.ac.uk or Visit our course page link provided below) for information on assessment methods.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for this course

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year), Msci (Hons).

Visa Requirements for International Students

Visa requirement

All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.

International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.

Permission to work while studying

Teesside University is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.

Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)

After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.

Costs

Tuition Fees Chiropractic (with Integrated Masters, including Foundation Year) Msci (Hons)

England UK £9250 year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 year 1
Scotland £9250 year 1
Wales £9250 year 1
International £13000 year 1

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education authority: gov.uk/student-finance. Fees for EU applicants will be confirmed soon.

Average student cost of living in UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2023

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • Foundation

University Rankings

Positions of Teesside University in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of Teesside University in related subject specific rankings.

Medicine & Health

    • #42 
    • #51 
    Health Professions
    The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 11 September, 2021]

See all university rankings of Teesside University

What students say about studying Chiropractic in the UK?

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  • Day in the life of a Chiropractic student | Life University
  • Why Study Chiropractic Science
  • A Day in the Life of a Chiropractic Student

About Teesside University

Founded in 1929, Teesside University is located in the setting of the large town of Middlesbrough. This institution is particularly active when it comes to research activity, investing significant funds in their six centres, each dedicated to their own distinct areas of study. For the students who are keen on sports, there are also a wide variety of modern installations to satisfy your exercise needs.

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Where is this programme taught

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