Our International Partners

The ESO is working closely with international-partners spanning several different countries

Each osteopathic programme is tailored for the institution and can range from postgraduate seminars to a complete four-year curriculum leading to a Diploma in Osteopathy (International). An overview of each partnership can be found below – for partner school contact information please click here.

belgeLe Collège Belge d’Ostéopathie (CBO) has been associated with the ESO since its inception in the late 1970s.  The College has extensive experience in training high-level health professionals and is the only Belgian member of the Osteopathic European Academic Network (OSEAN).  Our partnership gives 1st and 3rd year CBO students the opportunity to attend seminars at our Maidstone campus each year; these seminars are designed in collaboration with the CBO to complement their 5-year diploma course.

For more information visit the CBO website

Please Note: From September 2020, students who enrol on our new Danish diploma course will be registered students of the European School of Osteopathy.

This is a 4-year part-time osteopathic programme, designed specifically for qualified health professionals (doctors, physiotherapists). Those successfully completing the programme will be awarded the Diploma in Osteopathy (International); this is the ESO’s largest international programme, externally validated by the Crossfields Institute, an awarding UK organisation regulated by Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). For more information about the Danish programme please visit the Diploma page on this site.

HelsinkiMetropolia University of Applied Sciences is Finland’s largest university of applied sciences, with 16,500 students and 68 degree programmes.  It offers a 4-year full-time osteopathic degree programme and is a member of OsEAN.  Third year Helsinki students are invited to attend a week of seminars at our Maidstone campus each year and, during their stay, may observe treatments provided at the ESO’s established teaching clinic.

For more information visit the Metropolia website

CSOFounded in 1983, the Conservatoire Supérieur d’Osteopathie (CSO) is a pioneer of osteopathic training in France. It offers a complete education consisting of a full-time programme for school leavers and part-time programme for health professionals (doctors, physiotherapists etc) looking to begin an osteopathic career. The CSO was one of the first institutions to gain approval from the French Ministry of Health. Fifth year CSO students attend our Maidstone campus each year for a combination of seminars and examinations.

For more information visit the CSO website for Paris and Toulouse

OcteohOSTEON provides a 4-year osteopathic programme designed specifically for qualified health professionals (doctors, physiotherapists etc), leading to the ESO validated Diploma in Osteopathy (International).  Lectures are delivered in Moscow by our team of high calibre flying faculty, supported by local, experienced translators; additional seminars and examinations are provided at our Maidstone campus.  Students who successfully complete the Diploma programme are invited to attend the ESO graduation ceremony and graduation ball alongside our full-time M.Ost students.

For more details information please visit our Diploma page and the OSTEON website

The Russian Academy of Osteopathic Medicine (RAOMED) has been in partnership with the ESO since 1996.  The Academy offers a 4-year osteopathic programme designed specifically for qualified health professionals (doctors, physiotherapists etc), leading to the ESO validated Diploma in Osteopathy (International).  Lectures are delivered in St Petersburg by our team of high calibre flying faculty, supported by local, experienced translators; additional seminars and examinations are provided at our Maidstone campus.  Students who successfully complete the Diploma programme are invited to attend the ESO graduation ceremony and graduation ball alongside our full-time M.Ost students.

For more details information please visit our Diploma page and the RAOM website

EOBThe Escola d’Osteopatia de Barcelona (EOB) has been established since 1999 and offers a 4-year Master level qualification in osteopathy.  The School is recognised by the Registry of Osteopaths of Spain (ROE) and the Osteopathic European Academic Network (OsEAN),  Partnership with the ESO enables second year students to attend seminars at our Maidstone campus each July – the ESO also provides occasional lecturing support at the EOB’s Barcelona campus as an when required.

For more information visit the EOB website