Sports Physiology and Medicine, Master | Örebro University | Örebro, Sweden
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Sports Physiology and Medicine

24 months
16110 EUR/year
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Sports Physiology and Medicine at Örebro University offers you qualified knowledge for a future career within the sport and health industry. It also prepares you for doctoral studies.


Sports Physiology and Medicine at Örebro University provides thorough knowledge on physiological aspects related to cardiovascular, metabolic, muscular and cellular adaptations to acute and long-term exercise. It provides theoretical and practical knowledge on current physiological, histological and biochemical methods used in the field of sports physiology and medicine. The programme also provides transferable skills, including training in manuscript and research proposal writing and in oral scientific presentations.

Part of the programme is carried out in cooperation with the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (NIH) in Oslo. This international collaboration further reinforces the scientific quality of this Master's programme and offers the students the possibility to address a broad range of current research issues in the field of exercise physiology and sports medicine.


The content of this master is a unique opportunity to prepare students for doctoral studies in the field of exercise physiology and sports medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods in Sport Sciences
  • Exercise Physiology at Molecular Level
  • Molecular Biological Methods in Exercise Physiology
  •  Physiological Methods in Exercise Physiology
  • Concepts in Nutrition and Physical Activity for Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
  • Research Overview and Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first-cycle qualification comprising at least 180 credits, of which at least 90 credits are for specialised study in one of the main fields of study sport science, physiotherapy, medicine, or biomedical laboratory science. 
  • The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English 6" or course "English B" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16110 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32220 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee, first instalment: 89701 SEK
  • Total fee: 358800 SEK

Living costs for Örebro

6000 - 12000 SEK /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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