Want to up your game? Join our unique and innovative coaching degree programme to improve performance and success in football (soccer). Specifically designed to be delivered around the unconventional working patterns of sports professionals.
If you’re passionate about sport and exercise science and want to have an impact and improve performance for future generations, the research skills you’ll develop on our MSc in Sport and Exercise Science course will prepare you for a rewarding career.
No major athlete or team is complete without a sport and exercise scientist on their staff. Our course trains you to work in this fast-moving field – and there’s financial support for promising athletes. You’ll work with professional athletes to understand and apply the four key disciplines of sport and exercise science – as defined by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES): physiology, psychology, biomechanics and nutrition.
Pursue original research in physiology, psychology, biomechanics or coaching/pedagogy, in highly-equipped surroundings with an innovative, expert team.
In the sport and health sectors, everything is driven by results. That’s why sports and exercise scientists are seen as essential members of sports teams. This exciting, challenging four-year course will prepare you to transform athletes’ performance and the health of the general population. It starts with a foundation year that gives you the science skills you need to succeed.
Want to become a sports coach or PE teacher? Learn the essential practical and scientific skills you need to work as part of a team, or as an effective leader. Test your skills and enhance your employability power with placements in local schools and sports clubs. This course has been validated to include an optional placement year in industry.
Want to be a PE teacher or professional sports coach? Learn to instruct, train and direct athletes or teams on our innovative, extended degree. You’ll gain hands-on experience with placements in the local community, schools and sports clubs, while building on your scientific knowledge in our Cambridge labs.