Health and fitness

Ranked #3 in the UK for teaching and learning on Health, Exercise and Sport Science courses,
2013 National Student Survey
(*Courses grouped in the ‘Sport Science’ JACS subject area compared to 65 other universities. Students applying full-time on first degrees)


Close coaching ties with local schools, clubs and sports teams


Access to an extensive programme of free national governing body coaching awards

Our courses

  • Fitness Management and Personal Training

    BA (Hons)

    Build yourself a practical career in the dynamic fitness industry, with this exciting blend of industry-focused management and business with practical personal training experience.

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  • Sport Coaching and Development

    BA (Hons)

    Learn to deliver sports and development expertise to communities and schools on this innovative degree, providing practical coaching experience and a strong ground in social and sports development.

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  • Applied Sport Science

    BSc (Hons)

    Stand out from the crowd with this unique course, combining expert knowledge in sport and exercise science with extensive hands-on experience with exercise providers and top-flight athletes.

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  • Fitness and Personal Training

    BSc (Hons)

    Blending exercise science and extensive practical experience, this innovative modern degree is the ideal qualification for a successful career in the dynamic fitness and personal training industry.

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  • Sport and Exercise Therapy

    BSc (Hons)

    This practical degree combines theory, hands-on experience and professional accreditation – your chance to build a great career in sport and exercise therapy.

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  • Sport Coaching

    BSc (Hons)

    Build your coaching skills and sport science training with this focused, practical degree, and get hands-on experience coaching in schools, the local community and high-performance environments.

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