The Master in Sport Physiotherapy was ranked fourth place by the El Mundo newspaper in 2012. This ranking is a leading reference in Spain for higher education. The Master is one of many programs delivered by the Real Madrid International School, one of the many graduate schools at Universidad Europea de Madrid.
The Master's Degree in Sport Physiotherapy prepares physiotherapists with knowledge, training and the latest techniques and aims to help them reach their full potential as prevention and treatment professionals. It also establishes guidelines for project development, research and access to a doctoral program. The program includes a mandatory internship program at Real Madrid CF and its advisory board includes physiotherapists from the most outstanding and most prestigious sports clubs.
The curriculum of the program addresses issues such as nutrition, training, physical and psychological techniques and methodologies, physiotherapy research, access to scientific publications, recovery techniques and protocols, and therapies, among many others, which are organized into the modules that make up the program.
The El Mundo ranking took into consideration the strong commitment on behalf of Universidad Europea de Madrid to provide comprehensive, internationally focused and cutting edge programs, characteristics that are clearly part of the mission of the Real Madrid International School as it continues to develop leaders and specialists in the various fields of sport.
This article was originally written in Spanish and has been translated into English to be shared on the Laureate International Universities website.