Strength and Conditioning, M.Sc. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
17400 GBP/year
9710 GBP/year
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The MSc in Strength and Conditioning at Liverpool John Moores University produces world-class, research-informed practitioners who have the option to pursue a career in research.


The MSc in Strength and Conditioning at Liverpool John Moores University programme opens up a world of scientific innovation, research and the related application of specially designed strength and conditioning support that can help sportsmen and women to achieve their goals.

You will learn to make decisions in complex and unpredictable situations and you will ultimately contribute to the essential support framework demanded by the sport industry for success.

The course is built on a solid structure of research skills, applied methodologies and the latest research in physiology, biomechanics and coaching science, all of which are essential to become a Strength and Conditioning Practitioner.


Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

On graduation from this course you can look forward to career opportunities as an Applied Practitioner in strength and conditioning, in teaching and lecturing or as a doctoral researcher.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Practice in Coaching, Planning and Monitoring Sciences
  • Fundamental Strength and Conditioning Applied Practices Part 
  • Physiology of Strength and Conditioning
  • Biomechanics of Strength and Conditioning
  • Research Methods
  • Applied Placement in Strength and Conditioning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum 2:1 honours degree in sport science or a related discipline
  • the desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning
  • Pearson 58-64 (Min 51 in each component for UKBA Purposes)
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate
  • International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time
  • RPL will NOT be accepted on this programme

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9710 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9710 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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