Bursary opportunities and tuition fee waivers are available for students interested in studying the MRes Sport & Exercise at the University of Wolverhampton.

The MRes Sport & Exercise course aims to develop you as a researcher and reflective, evidence-based practitioner within your specialist area of sport, exercise or coaching science. There is an emphasis on student-led research and modules focused on the application of research within both laboratory and applied settings.

The bursaries and fee waivers cover full or partial course fee costs (as indicated below) and in exchange you will work within the relevant professional institution providing the funding. Thus the bursaries / fee waivers will enable the successful recipient to gain experience in working within a professional sport environment.

Click here for more information on the MRes Sport & Exercise and access to the online application form.

Bursaries and Tuition Fee Waivers available:

Click on the hyperlink below to access the relevant applicant pack.

Assistant Sport Scientist (Wolverhampton Wanderers FC – Full Home/EU Fees) x 2 posts (PDF)

Strength & Conditioning Studentship (University of Wolverhampton – Full Home/EU Fees) (PDF)

Bursary Walsall FC Assistant Sport Scientist 2019 (PDF)

Bursary Walsall FC Performance Analyst (PDF) 

Sports Science Laboratory Assistant Studentship (Fee waiver) (PDF)

For further information about the MRes Sport & Exercise please contact the admissions department: Tel: 01902 322222, E-mail: enquiries@wlv.ac.uk

To arrange an informal discussion about the bursaries please contact the following: sport-enquiries@wlv.ac.uk

Work Placement Opportunities for MRes Sport & Exercise Students

The University of Wolverhampton has teamed up with the following professional organisations to offer high quality placements to students studying the MRes Sport & Exercise. While on the course you will be able to apply for a work placement at these organisations. You will be directed to our designated contacts at these organisations and be supported by staff at the University throughout the placement application process.

*Some organisations have opportunities for students to conduct their MRes Sport & Exercise research project with them. Please contact the course leader (Dr Tina Smith, Tina.Smith@wlv.ac.uk) for further details.