To work as an osteopath, you need to complete a degree or postgraduate master's degree approved by the General Osteopathic Council.
Courses are usually full time for 4 years, although there may be options for part-time study over 5 years.
You'll usually need:
- 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English, maths and science
- 2 or 3 A levels, or equivalent, including a science, for a degree
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study