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Interested in studying sport from 2020?

We know that studying for a degree can help launch your career in the sports industry. Whether you’re interested in sports coaching, exercise science, physical education or sport development, it can provide the platform for an exciting career in a sector which has great demand for highly-skilled graduates.

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Why study sport at the University of Wolverhampton?

  • 99.1% of our Sport graduates go into work or further study.
  • Placement opportunities available with West Bromwich Albion FC, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, the Black Country Consortium, Worcester Warriors, Walsall FC and more.
  • International placement opportunities.
  • Free sports kit for every new student in their first year.
  • Great sport and exercise science laboratories including force platforms, a 3D motion analysis system, an EMG muscle activity monitoring system and an isokinetic dynamometer which can measure specialised aspects of muscle performance.
  • Free access to a range of useful software including Microsoft Office 365 and SPSS (a statistics package).
  • Annual Career Development Week to allow students to engage in professional development opportunities – the week has over 75 courses to choose from, from lifeguarding to first aid and sports activators.
  • Our expertise is varied and includes experts in sports psychology, exercise physiology for elite performance and health, physical education and sports coaching. We’ve worked with the likes of Adidas and the NHS, as well as providing insight for the likes of the BBC.
  • Anyone living in University owned accommodation get off-peak fitness membership for free, and it’s heavily discounted for all other students
  • Work placement opportunities for the MRes Sport & Exercise Course