Current Students

We, in the Department of Physical Therapy, look forward to spending the next few years with you. We have a terrific team that is happy to assist you to meet the challenges you will undoubtedly face.

We encourage you to get involved with the Department and the Physical Therapy community and to seek out the support offered by UBC and the Department in order to make your university experience all the more enjoyable.

For information on MPT Program Dates and MPT Curriculum Map please click here.

The current MPT handbook can be found at MPT Student Handbook 2018-2019.


In order to be successful in the MPT program and to access required on-line learning activities, you will need a modern laptop computer. Tablet computers are not recommended for the program as many eLearning modules may not run or be accessible on Tablets. Minimum system requirements can be found at:


You will also need to use one of the supported browsers for the learning management system (Connect), and have up-to-date versions of Flash and JAVA installed. More details about these requirements can be found at:



It is highly recommended that you ensure you laptop is “MPT ready” prior to starting the program! This will save you valuable time once the courses have begun.