Choosing to study osteopathy at ESO means you will always have face to face teaching as part of your Master’s degree. As an allied health professional, osteopaths have been able to continue to see and treat patients throughout the pandemic.


ESO’s Student Population

At ESO we have a diverse student population made up of students of different ages and from different backgrounds. There is really no such thing as ‘a typical ESO student’. We welcome school leavers, career changers and applicants from all walks of life who are passionate about improving people’s health and wellbeing and would like […]

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Visiting KCL students begin their placement with the ESO

Part of a Health Education England initiative to encourage inter-professional learning within the Allied Health Professions.

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ESO Clinic patients needed for online survey

The ESO, in collaboration with Goldsmiths, University of London, is further developing the Touch Test initiative. This is with a view to build on the national research into people’s preferences around touch, to explore how patients seeking a touch-based therapy, such as osteopathy, show certain attitudes and characteristics around tactile contact. The study is now […]

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NEW – EEA & Swiss Student Transition Bursary

A new award for eligible EU/EEA and Swiss students, starting their studies with us in September 2021

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The ESO and BCOM to merge

The British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) and the European School of Osteopathy (ESO) to merge to become leaders in osteopathic education


The Start of a New Academic Year

The sun was shining for the start of our 2020/21 academic year, as we were joined at Boxley House by new starters and returning students. This year has, by necessity, been different to the norm with essential social distancing, one way systems and sanitisers in place to help keep our whole community safe. We’ve also […]

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ESO Clinic Blog – Sciatica Explained

The term ‘Sciatica’ is commonly used for any pain going into one or both legs. Strictly speaking it describes symptoms involving the ‘sciatic nerve’, one of the largest and longest nerves in the body, hence its pathway into the leg and sometimes foot. ESO Clinic Tutor & Ambassador Robert Thomas explains more.

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Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

Congratulations to the Class of 2020! #ESOGrad2020 After 4 years of intensive study, the Class of 2020 have now achieved their goal of becoming qualified osteopathic practitioners. ESO Principal, Ian Fraser, congratulated our newest Alumni, saying: “While recent disruption couldn’t have been planned for, I have no doubt your resilience and application through all the years […]

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