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Sport, Health and Physical Education

Sport, Health and Physical Education Overview

Turn your passion for sport, PE or health into your profession by studying one of our Sport, Health and Physical Education degrees.

Our degrees offer a variety of pathways, so whether you’re interested in a career in sport, physical activity, sports therapy, sports coaching, health and exercise, sport and exercise science or a range of other industry professions, you’ll be able to choose a programme that matches your interests and goals.

You’ll be taught by active researchers and sports practitioners, who’ll use their extensive industry experience and links to give you the skills and knowledge that employers are looking for. You’ll also gain hands-on experience of the latest sports technologyand facilities, including our multi-million-pound sport and fitness centre, video analysis suite and Technogym fitness suite.

We’re one of only a few UK universities to include professional work placements with every undergraduate degree, which you can complete in the UK or abroad. This will provide you with invaluable industry experience and networking opportunities.

“I had the opportunity to qualify as a personal trainer, sporting activator and spin instructor, leading weekly spin sessions at the University. It was incredibly fulfilling being able to make a difference to other students’ university experience.”

Grace Moore
Exercise, Health and Nutrition BSc (Hons)
Graduated 2019