Undergraduate Programme

Occupational Therapy

UITM is the first and only non-public university that received the Certificate of Educational Excellence from the Polish Accreditation Committee.

Form of studies: Full-time / Major: Occupational Therapy/ Duration: : 6 semesters

Occupational Therapy

Consider choosing Occupational Therapy at UITM, a comprehensive program meticulously crafted to equip you with the essential skills for independent practice in your chosen profession. This program not only prepares you for roles within medical facilities but also in various institutions supporting individuals confronting functional limitations, disabilities, and social exclusion. Join us in making a profound impact on the lives of those in need.

Discover the power of our study program, designed to prepare you to support individuals—children, adolescents, and adults—navigating various health, movement, or cognitive issues. Through occupational therapy, foster independence and societal integration for patients.

Occupational Therapy at UITM

High Educational Standards

The study programme incorporates the educational standards outlined in the „Minimum Standards for the Education of Occupational Therapists, Revised 2016” by WFOT (World Federation of Occupational Therapists). These standards are overseen by the European Network of Occupational Therapy in Higher Education (ENOTHE) and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT).

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Experienced staff

The Occupational Therapy student, guided by experts, will extensively learn techniques for collaborating with patients. They will discover how to handle stress and nervous tension in care recipients, while also influencing the improvement of their well-being and interpersonal skills.

Occupational Therapy

The Main Aim

As a student you will have competences in diagnosing psychosocial functioning and needs, and then planning therapeutic activities. You will learn the methodology of working as an Occupational Therapist. The acquired knowledge and skills in the field of various forms, methods and techniques of occupational therapy will allow you to work with people with disabilities, dysfunctions and the elderly.

Occupational Therapy
Why study Occupational Therapy at UITM?


Variety of classes

Learn the methodology of working as an occupational therapist – you will have theoretical knowledge and practical skills during classes in various forms including methods and techniques of occupational therapy for people with dysfunctions, disabled and elderly people.


Professional staff

During the studies knowledge and skills will be provided to you by people with extensive experience. Interdisciplinary staff will provide you with insight into a wide range of therapeutic options from various fields: occupational therapy, psychology, pedagogy, sociology, physiotherapy and orthopedic supplies.


Internships-gain practical skills

Thanks to a rich internship program conducted in collaboration with partners from the health care, education, and social welfare sectors, you will discover how to handle stress and nervous tension in care recipients, influencing the enhancement of their well-being and interpersonal skills.


Even more practice

Occupational Therapy at UITM will give you comprehensive preparation for work in institutions related to health and social care and centers working for people with disabilities, addicts and socially excluded.

Example subjects

Occupational Therapy
  • Fundamentals of Occupational Therapy
  • Clinical Issues in Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Occupational Therapy in Orthopedics
  • Occupational Therapy in Rehabilitation
  • Basics of Child Posture Correction
  • Sensory Integration Therapy
  • Biomechanics and Kinesiotherapy
  • Music and Movement Exercises
  • Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Supplies
  • Methods Supporting Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy
Discover your career possibilities:

  • Care manager
  • Life coach
  • Care therapist
  • Ergonomist
  • Housing manager
  • Art therapist
  • Clinical Specialist
  • Rehabilitation Consultant
  • Animal-Assisted Therapist

Key Facts

Duration: 6 semesters /  Language: English


Tuition fee per year

3950 EUR*

* Please check the Tuition Fee for Citizens of Poland, European Union, Macedonia, Serbia and the Post-Soviet Union Countries here



08.01.2024 – 16.09.2024

Winter Semester starts:

In the middle of October 2024

Occupational Therapy

How to Apply to UITM?

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Offer Letter

Wait for the Offer Letter and make the payment. If your application is up to our requirements you will receive an Offer Letter via online recruitment system.


Acceptance Letter

After completing the application procedure, you will receive an Acceptance Letter with additional support documents for the Visa process.

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