M.Res. On Campus

Sport and Exercise Sciences

University of Chester

12 months
13031 GBP/year
13031 GBP/year
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The Sport and Exercise Sciences programme offered by the University of Chester is an innovative opportunity for you to engage in a substantive individual research project with personal supervision and targeted research training.

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The Sport and Exercise Sciences programme offered by the University of Chester aims to give you a supportive environment in which to develop and utilise your research skills in specific areas of interest.

Career Prospects

You will be taught and supervised by experienced, research-active staff. A large proportion of their research is internationally recognised and has direct impact with real-world practice (i.e. performance, health policy, teaching). Many staff are also engaged with external partners, including sports governing bodies, professional sports clubs and health trusts, which provide applied and research opportunities for students.

The above features ensure that you will be provided with appropriate research and applied training that aims to enhance your employability.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Sport and Exercise
  • Research Methods in the Sociology of Sport and Exercise
  • Research Methods in Sports Sciences
  • Experiential Learning in Applied Sporting Performance
  • MRes Research Dissertation (Sport and Exercise Sciences)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements


  • A minimum 2:1 honours degree in a relevant discipline, or substantive professional experience, is required. 
  • Consideration will be given to those who hold a lower classification who can demonstrate they are capable of performing at the level required to complete the course successfully.
  • Students from countries outside the UK are expected to have entry qualifications roughly equivalent to UK A Level for undergraduate study and British Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) for postgraduate study. 
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications and consider all applications individually on merit. We may also take into account appropriate work experience.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Chester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
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