The program is a 4-year-full-time study which has been opened since 1965. In the first year, students study basic sciences and social sciences as a basis for developing physical therapy. In addition, Introduction to physical therapy profession is also included. Passing to the second year, students study basic subjects in physical therapy; for example, Anatomy, Physiology, and Biomechanics. Furthermore, Physical Therapy Clinical Practice is arranged for students. In the third year, students gain knowledge and skill regarding assessments and treatments; for example physical examination in any physical therapy conditions, therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, treatment with high and low frequency. Besides studying and practicing, students have clinical placement at faculty's clinic, Siriraj Hospital, and hospitals in Thailand.
The program has been opened at Faculty of Physical Therapy, Mahidol University in 2008. Academic and clinical staffs have been qualified and experienced in instructing and providing professional education involving therapeutic process and outcome measurements in terms of life skills and participation in physical, psychosocial, and environmental contexts. Furthermore, the program are sincerely welcomed everyone who would like to becoming a good life skills designer or occupational therapist. Best of luck to your future and responsibilities in helping Thai society and globalization.