301–350 th
World University Rankings 2021
22 nd
Young University Rankings 2014
=39 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom

Sports and Exercise Science (Including Year Abroad) - University of Essex

Turn your passion into a career. Studying sports and exercise science at Essex will help you to understand the biology, physiology, biomechanics and psychology or sport, exercise and physical activity. Our course is endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES). Practical work in your first two years provides you with the professional and scientific skills that you need to conduct your own research project in your final year. You work with elite athletes and gain work experience in our Human Performance Unit. If you are considering a career in coaching or teaching you can get financial support from our Sports Federation to take level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications. Your third year spent abroad gives you the chance to gain more experience and become even more employable.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Colchester Campus,ColchesterEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £16,170