Rehabilitation sciences

Rehabilitation sciences

Awarded by St George’s, University of London

Rehabilitation sciences have been offered within Kingston and St George’s for over 10 years. With over 250 students, 20 academic staff and a number of high profile research grants, our rehabilitation sciences courses continue to shape the health outcomes of many service users and patients throughout the United Kingdom.

We’re actively engaged in research and policy making, working with a range of professional bodies to influence rehabilitation sciences in practice. Our pioneering courses are designed in response to current healthcare initiatives, and in collaboration with health and social care service users whose experience influences teaching, learning, practice and research here.

Based at the St George’s, University of London campus at Tooting, south west London; Kingston and St George’s provides courses in pre-registration physiotherapy, postgraduate rehabilitation and applied exercise for health.


Why choose us?

  • The Guardian University Guide 2015 ranks Kingston and St George’s as top in London for Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Long running reputation with a holistic approach to rehabilitation sciences disciplines
  • A knowledge transfer partnership with Places for People – one of the largest retailers of health and leisure centres in south west London – ensures our teaching is practice informed and relevant
  • Bridges,  one of the UK’s leading stroke self-management programmes, was developed by resident rehabilitation sciences academic – Professor Fiona Jones. The research has resulted in a spin-out social enterprise based within Kingston and St George’s
  • High quality research rating in the 2015 Research Excellence Framework for all our courses
  • Over 80 practice partner businesses from the public and private sector help shape our courses. They include NHS trusts in south west London as well as voluntary sector partners
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