Danube University Krems offers Europe’s first part-time Master’s program for specialists in the field of neuroorthopedic movement disorders. State-of-the art treatment methods and technologies aim to make a high quality of life possible for physically disabled children and adults.

In the last decade, many new qualified analysis and sustainable therapy methods have fundamentally changed the possibilities for physically disabled people. The new, practice-oriented university course includes care management and social skills along with the principles of neuroorthopedics and the theory and application of these treatment methods.

Target group

The course is intended for people who work with physically disabled people:

  • Specialists in orthopedics, pediatrics, neurology, PM&R physicians and general practitioners
  • Physiotherapists and occupational therapists
  • Special and remedial teachers
  • Specialized sports scientists
  • Specialized orthopedic, orthopedic shoe and rehabilitation technicians
  • Specialized care staff, social counsellors, life advisors and
  • Other people working in the public or private health and social welfare sectors with professional experience in caring and providing for the physically disabled.     
Course option
Expert Program
Master of Science (Neuroorthopädie)
Admission requirements
Study or work experience according to regulations
Study or an equivalent qualification according to regulations
Learning format
3 semesters, part time
5 semesters, part time
Course fee
EUR 6.500,--
EUR 10.900,--
Presence phases
Regulation (Curriculum)
Study location
University for Continuing Education Krems
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems

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