Sports Degrees

£5 million

spent on redeveloping Alexander Stadium, a new home for our Sport and Exercise courses.

World-class facilities

including environmental chamber, biomechanics laboratory and DEXA scanner.

Professional partnerships

with leading professional sports clubs such as Warwickshire County Cricket Club.

Top 10

for Sports Science student satisfaction (Complete University Guide 2023).

Find out about our Sports degrees

Interested in studying a degree in sport? Our partnerships with leading sports clubs including Warwickshire County Cricket Club, Edgbaston Priory Club and Kidderminster Harriers Football Club, offer our students some fantastic opportunities to gain hands-on experience working with professional athletes. We offer a range of specialised routes including Sports Therapy, Nutrition, Science, Coaching and Physical Education.

Undergraduate Courses

Here you'll find the full list of our sport degrees, including Sports Coaching and Physical Education, Nutrition, Science and Sports Therapy.

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Careers in sport

Sport is a broad subject area that can lead you to a range of exciting careers! Discover five careers in Sport to see which course you'll be best suited to.

Find your path

Work with professionals

We work with a range of sports clubs to offer our students on-campus and placement experiences working alongside professional athletes. These activities include hosting training, fitness and nutrition sessions for partners in our specialist campus facilities.

Our partners

Open Days

We’re offering a series of opportunities for you to come onto campus this autumn. You will have the opportunity to have a tour of our state-of-the-art facilities, view accommodation and meet current students. Visit one of our Open Days and discover just what we have to offer.



After joining BCU through Clearing, Savannah has now set her sights on helping the next generation of sporting talent reach the top, after illness derailed her ambitions to become a professional sportswoman. 

Our Facilities - bigger and better than ever

We’ve spent £41 million on state-of-the-art facilities including a dedicated physiology and biomechanics laboratory, a specialist bioscience lab, nutrition labs, sports therapy clinics and a sports performance centre. What’s more, we’ll be taking all our facilities when we relocate to our new home – the redeveloped Alexander Stadium, home to the track and field events at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. 

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Find your home from home at BCU. Queen’s Hospital Close offers hassle-free accommodation located on Bath Row, which is just a 20-minute walk to City South Campus and less than a mile from the Bull Ring’s renowned shopping and the city centre’s restaurants and bars.

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Read our admission FAQs to get your application questions answered. If your question isn’t covered, we have all the details of how to get in touch.

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Student support

From disability and mental health support to CV and job interview training, BCU ensures you have all you need during your time here – and beyond – to succeed and flourish in your studies and career.

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Follow our social media channels and discover more about life at BCU, including what the University and city will offer you if you study here.

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For information and updates in relation to coronavirus, including details on how we are supporting our applicants, please see our dedicated webpages.

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