You live and breathe sport. And you want to use your passion and energy to help others reach their potential. Our courses teach you the theory behind sport and exercise science and sports coaching. Learn to maximise sporting performance while gaining invaluable hands-on experience.
Learn the science of sports coaching and how to apply it in different situations, and to people of different ages and abilities.
Want to turn your love of sport into a lifelong career? All major athletes and teams need a sports scientist. Learn to apply the key disciplines of sport and exercise science – physiology, psychology, bio-mechanics and nutrition – and be taught by world-leading experts in our fantastic specialist labs in Cambridge, accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. Take a placement year or internships with Cambridge United and British Judo, among others, and muscle in on this fast-moving area.
Get hands-on. Immerse yourself in the world of sport, exercise, injury and rehabilitation and gain manual therapy skills in our specialist Cambridge facilities, endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. Get experience in our student-led clinic or with a placement year. Accredited by the Society of Sports Therapists, this degree covers the principles of rehabilitation techniques and exercise science, so you’ll graduate ready to work as a professional sports therapist, with sport teams or within a clinic.
What practical and scientific skills do you need to work as part of a team? Find out as you work towards a career in coaching, PE teaching or sports development at our Cambridge Centre for Sports and Exercise Science, using specialist facilities accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. Learn from current and former elite athletes and coaches, gain external qualifications as part of your course and get real experience working with schools and sports clubs.
Train as a strength and conditioning coach in our professionally accredited labs in Cambridge. Our full-time Strength and Conditioning with Rehabilitation degree gives you the option to specialise in physiology or bio-mechanics. Prepare for a career working with professional sports teams or athletes.Love being in the gym? Want to learn how to link rehabilitation techniques to athlete training? If your goal is to be an exercise professional, this course is for you. Our team includes former elite athletes, who’ll train you as a strength and conditioning coach at our specialised Cambridge laboratories, accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. External qualifications built into the course allow you to focus on either performance sport or working within the wider community.