Physiotherapy Interviews

Once you have applied for one of our Physiotherapy courses* and have been shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview. 

Interviews will be On-Campus for those wishing to start in September 2023.

What should you expect?  

  • You will be asked to access the 'NHS Long Term Plan – A Summary' to read in readiness for your interview.
  • The interview will last around 20-30 minutes and will be with a member of the academic teaching staff from the Physiotherapy team. 
  • At the start of the interview day, you must show a form of picture ID as proof of who the interviewer is talking to. Acceptable documents include a passport, driving license, college ID badge, etc. (please note we do not accept copies).
  • As a guide the interview day is likely to involve the following: 

    12:30 Arrival

    12:45 Welcome talk and facilities tour 

    13:15 Group Task

    Between 13:30-16:30 1-1 Interviews (30 minutes)
  • You will not be asked to present certificates at your interview. Admissions will ask you for these after the interview if you are offered a place.
Top Tips
  • Do you know enough about the course you have applied for? Research information about the course, the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) and visit our open days and postgraduate open evenings where you can come and speak to our staff and students
  • Ensure you have read all the guidance sent to you, have you been requested to bring any additional information with you? (ID etc.)
  • Practice talking about your skills and qualities, giving examples to evidence these. 

On-Campus Interviews

  • Don't forget to check which campus your interview will be based on. This information can be found in your interview e-mail confirmation and on e:Vision.
  • Plan your journey- our campuses are well-serviced by public transport. If arriving by car, you may find that some of our campuses will require you to pay for parking. You can find further info on how to find us, here.
  • Check out our campus locations and maps to ensure you go to the right building for your interview.
  • Undergraduate BSc Physiotherapy Interviews will take place in Sister Dora (WP) Building at our Walsall Campus. Upon arrival please take a seat in the foyer.
  • Postgraduate MSc Physiotherapy Interviews will take place in Angad Paul (SA) Building at our Telford Campus. Upon arrival please wait in the foyer/canteen area.


*Physiotherapy courses include BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy with Foundation Year and MSc Physiotherapy.