Course Overview

This full-time, one-year programme offers students the opportunity to convert a previously held diploma in Osteopathy to an honours degree (which has 360 UK CATS / 180 ECTS). The complete programme will be taught at ASOMI's Torino Campus in Turin, Italy in partnership with Swansea University and is not open to students from the UK.

Key Features

The ASOMI Conversion Programme has adhered to Swansea University's academic and professional expectations alongside those of the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC UK), the Forum for Osteopathic Regulation in Europe (FORE) and The World Health Organisation (WHO), in order to meet their professional expected benchmarks. Successful graduates may find that this programme could facilitate their individual application process for inclusion on to any National Register including that of the GOsC (UK).


Disclaimer: Module selection options may change.

Year 1 (Level 6)

FHEQ 6 Undergraduate / Honours
Compulsory Modules
Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule Name
SHF308Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)30Contemporary Developments in Osteopathic Practice
SHF309Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Evidence Based Practice and Research Methods
SHF310Semester 2 (Jan-Jun Taught)30Being a Reflective Practitioner
SHF311Semester 1 and Semester 2 (Sep-Jun Taught)40Independent Study


This full-time, one-year conversion programme will be taught at ASOMI's Torino Campus in Turin, Italy in partnership with Swansea University. ASOMI’s location in the Olympic Palace, provides an ideal setting for students. The school’s facilities boast six large and dedicated theoretical and practical lecture rooms, a library, a gym and an osteopathic clinic that provides osteopathic health care to the general public.

Entry Requirements

This programme is not open to UK applicants.

You must be a practising Osteopath who has completed a diploma programme in the last four years and who is able to demonstrate that their previous osteopathic diploma study is equivalent to that currently offered at ASOMI. 

All successful applicants must complete of a self-declaration of good health and good character on enrolment to the programme. You will also be interviewed for a place on the programme in order to assess your suitability to meet its aims.

Since the course will be partially taught and assessed in English, you must be able to demonstrate a good use of oral and written English.

How To Apply

If you wish to apply, please complete ASOMI's  BSc (Hons) Osteopathy Conversion Course application form and return it to:

Segreteria ASOMI

Via Filadelfia 82/C - Torino


Tuition Fees

Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2019/20 are as follows:

UK/EU International
BSc Full-time

Fees for full time Undergraduate UK/EU students may be increased in subsequent years of study by an inflationary amount determined by Welsh Government.

Fees for full time Undergraduate International students will increase by 3% for each subsequent year of study.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Additional Costs

The tuition fees do not cover the costs of purchasing books or stationery, printing, thesis binding or photocopying costs.

There are no mandatory additional costs specified for this course.