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Why Study WLV Sport


The University’s positive and welcoming atmosphere allows students to thrive and achieve success.

We have a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses for you to choose from and many highly regarded professional bodies are pleased to put their names to our courses. This means that when you study your degree with us, you can be sure they reflect industry practice and professional standards.

Our Graduates Get Jobs - 99% graduate employablity in Sports, according to the most recent Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey.

Biggest Ever Investment - We’ve committed to generating over £250 million investment in new buildings, courses, learning and teaching, research, skills and training by 2020, as part of the five-year 'Our Vision, Your Opportunity' strategy.

Low Cost of Living! - Make your money go further compared to other cities in the UK, according to

TEF Silver Rating - We were awarded a Silver award as part of the Teaching Excellence Framework assessment in 2018

World-Leading Research - All Research Centres submitted in the most recent Research Excellence Framework exercise had world-leading elements.

Student Scholarships - We awarded over £2.5 million in scholarships to our 2016/17 new students.