Master of Chiropractic

McTimoney College of Chiropractic
Master of Chiropractic (MChiro)
(Registration Number 253263)

Your future is in your hands

McTimoney College of Chiropractic 

The McTimoney College of Chiropractic, established in 1972, is internationally recognised as one of the oldest dedicated providers of chiropractic education in Europe. It offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes delivered from its custom-designed premises to ensure individuals are equipped with the skills and knowledge to embark on and to progress to a fulfilling career in chiropractic.

The purpose of the McTimoney College of Chiropractic is to educate and train students to be competent in the science, art and philosophy of chiropractic, in order to benefit patients. Through a blended learning approach delivered by academic experts, many of them practitioners, students are taught the skills to become safe and competent Chiropractors.

As part of their early studies, students will be able to observe chiropractic practice within state of the art clinic facilities. In their final year students will complete their training within the College's dedicated Chiropractic training clinic to further develop the skills and attributes required of a competent and effective chiropractor.

Awarded by Ulster University

Ulster University has a national and international reputation for excellence and innovation and is ranked in the top 10% of UK Universities for research impact.

Master of Chiropractic

The Master of Chiropractic (MChiro), awarded by Ulster University, is delivered by the McTimoney College of Chiropractic, which is part of the College of Health.

Students will learn the science, art and philosophy of chiropractic, preparing them for the chiropractic profession with a college degree. Chiropractors need to perform well in a clinical environment and we are able to combine the academic excellence of a university with the real-life focus of a professional environment.

The Master of Chiropractic brings together academic, practical and clinical components to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge to become a practising chiropractor.

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Entry Requirements
18+ Years Old
Minimum of Level 4 in 3 subjects
(To include 2 science subjects: Biology plus any other science including Chemistry, Psychology, Physical Education, Mathematics or Physics), or equivalent
Diploma in relevant science subjects from
recognized post-secondary institution
Diploma of Human Health Science, Diploma of Science,
Diploma of Medicine or Diploma of Nursing, or equivalent
English Language Requirement
IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in each band)
HKDSE English Language Level 3, or equivalent

Course Length

4 years

Mode of Delivery

Full time Face to face and Online

Module Title

Year 1 

Human Function I
Human Function II
Philosophy I
The History and Development of the Profession
and Contemporary Issues in Healthcare
Chiropractic Studies I
Clinic Studies I
Research I

Year 2 

Biomedical Sciences
Behavioural Science
Philosophy II
Contemporary Approaches to Chiropractic care
Chiropractic Studies II
Clinic Studies II
Research II

Year 3 

Musculoskeletal Medicine
Clinical Neurology
Clinical Medicine I
Clinical Medicine II
Philosophy III
Business, Law and Ethics
Chiropractic Studies III
Clinic Studies III
Research III

Year 4

Research IV
Option 1 Research Dissertation
Option 2 Evidence in Practice
Clinical Management
Clinic I
Clinic II

This course is an eligible course under the
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme. 

Student Finance Office
Working Family and
Student Financial Assistance Agency

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Universal College of Higher Education may update information from time to time without prior notice to you. The above information is effective from 2024.
It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualifications to which this course may lead.


•McTimoney College of Chiropractic 提供的 Master of Chiropractic 課程,由Ulster University阿爾斯特大學頒發,已在香港教育局Education Bureau(EDB)的非本地課程註冊處Non-local Courses Registry(NCR)中登記(註冊編號:253263),所獲得的資歷相當於或與英國當地學院相同。



•如果申請人或學生計劃未來在香港及/或英國註冊為脊醫及執業,他們必須在McTimoney College of Chiropractic的主校完成課程,該校位於英國牛津郡阿賓頓區,包括相關實習,然後才有資格申請英國當地脊醫的註冊。同樣,脊醫學位僅是註冊要求之一。您是否能成為註冊脊醫還取決於其他條件,如刑事記錄和身體健康狀況。有關詳細信息,請參閱以下網站: