Applied Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons)
Application deadlines: January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £12
International tuition: £15,500
You’ll be learning and training in some of the best campus sport facilities in the country, rated top five in the UK in the Times Higher Education’s Student Experience Survey 2015-16. The state of the art sport and exercise science labs have been accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), providing the perfect environment to develop your knowledge and hands-on research skills. You’ll have access to excellent facilities including Sport Central, a £30 million purpose-built sports building that offers an indoor sprint track, biomechanics lab, strength, conditioning and performance analysis suites and a physiology lab. Your tutors speak at national and international conferences and have published hundreds of research papers in their areas of expertise. They include a member of the UK Space Biomedicine Consortium and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Many have worked in the sports industry, including coaching athletes competing at international, world and Olympic standards and bring that real-life experience to your learning. Northumbria is ranked in the UK top 30 for excellence in sport and exercise science research power, making it the best-rated university in this field in the North East.
This program can be done
International Foundation Programme OR 1st Year Undergraduate: Certificate of Secondary Education and an acceptable grade from a recognised Foundation programme - Average of 4 in Certificate of Secondary Education and all Bs in Foundation Programme OR First year of Bachelor degree/Bakalvr - minimum GPA 3/Satisfactory
Studying sport and exercise science at Northumbria, you’ll be following in the footsteps of the sporting elite, including Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton, double Commonwealth champion swimmer Chris Cook, international volleyball player Andy Clayton, and England international rugby union player Jamie Noon. You’ll be equipped with the knowledge, practical skills and confidence to work in a variety of roles associated with sports science and performance coaching, including strength and conditioning, exercise physiology, sports therapy and sports coaching.
Newcastle , United Kingdom