The School of Sport, Performing Arts & Leisure does
exactly what it says on the tin! It offers quality programmes
of study in Sport, Performing Arts and the Leisure and
Lifestyle Industries at both undergraduate and postgraduate
The School has staff with extensive experience
and excellent reputations within their subject areas, together
with a strong research presence via its Research Centre for Sport, Exercise and
Performance and the Lifestyle Performance Centre.
The School has a long history of involvement with local industry
through its links with local companies via the government’s
Knowledge Transfer Partnership scheme. Our Leisure Industries department are at the
forefront of this initiative.
The University has become an integral part of the ‘English
Institute of Sport’ by hosting a Judo Centre of Excellence in a new
state-of-the-art indoor sports centre at Walsall Campus,
complemented by new synthetic athletics track and all-weather
pitches. Find out more about our world class sports
Students have access to modern learning facilities on both
Walsall and City Campus, including IT suites and learning centres, featuring the very latest
technology to support your learning.
We have heavily invested in facilities that will nurture
talent and produce future stars in the Creative Industries. For
the Walsall campus has two sprung-floor dance studios, whilst our
Dance students have access to rehearsal and workshops rooms, as
well as the prestigious Arena
Theatre on City Campus, where our students regularly give
Our Music facilities
boast a recording studio with high-end digital recording equipment.
Find out more about our performing arts
2011 saw the opening of our modern performing
arts and learning centre, The Performance
Hub, which is the new home for all of our performance courses,
providing state-of-the-art facilities.
One of our main strengths is our focus on student
During Welcome Week, you are allocated a personal tutor who
will help you plan your programme of study, and offer
personal and academic advice.
This supplements the University’s Student Support
service at our City Campus, which offers expert advice in specific
support areas including finance, careers, disabilities and personal
Most of our courses are taught on the Walsall Campus which is situated just minutes
from Walsall’s bustling town centre. The campus is easily
accessible for England’s second city, Birmingham.
You will also benefit from a free university bus service
between Walsall and City Campus,
located in the heart of Wolverhampton city Centre.
Our Student Village on Walsall
Campus, with 340 single-study bedrooms, is one of the UK's most
modern student living spaces having only been completed in
2005. All rooms are fully furnished, with ensuite bathrooms,
wireless internet access, modern kitchen/diners and a relaxing
social area. Our accommodation area offers a safe
courtyard with 24-hour security, CCTV and free parking.
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