Follow a course in osteopathy

The IAO organises internationally recognised courses in osteopathy.

You can choose a course straight away or first compare the various courses with each other.

Committed to osteopathy

Our high training level and "Evidence-Based Practice" approach are designed to offer quality osteopathic treatments for all patients. Moreover, we are committed to stimulate the academic nature of the osteopathic profession.



Congratulations, master students!

At the beginning of October, the University of Applied Sciences held their graduation ceremony.  More than 120 students received t...

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Enthusiastic participants at ICROM1

Last weekend, on Saturday 24 October, we organized the first ever International Conference on Research in Osteopathic Medicine, IC...

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Professionalism and Professional Boundaries: an Institutional Challenge

Our colleagues and friends of the BSO,  the British School of Osteopathy, are holding a conference on Saturday the 21st of Novembe...

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About the IAO

The IAO is an international school for osteopathy with sites in Denmark, Egypt, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Our students can obtain the Diploma in Osteopathy (DO), the Bachelor of Science with Honours in Osteopathic Studies (BSc.(Hons)Ost.Stud.)* and/or the Master of Science in Osteopathy (MSc.Ost.)**.

* in collaboration with Buckinghamshire New University
** in collaboration with the University of Applied Sciences - Tyrol

About us

The International Academy of Osteopathy - IAO, was established in 1987 by Michel Janssens (†1995), Grégoire Lason and Luc Peeters. Today the IAO has more than 2,500 students spread across 28 cities.

Contact us

You can call us, send us an e-mail or use the contact form.

VL: +32 (0)92 33 04 03
NL: +31 (0)20 632 95 75