M.Sc. On Campus

Exercise Physiology

Newcastle University

12 months
24600 GBP/year
11700 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Exercise Physiology MSc at the Newcastle University allows you to develop essential skills and knowledge in the field. We prepare you to become a reflective and independent exercise physiologist.


Newcastle University is the first Russell Group University to develop an MSc in Exercise Physiology.

You'll study theory and conduct research relating to applied exercise physiology. Our interactive modules attract those who wish to become industry professionals. You'll become a reflective, responsible and independent exercise physiologist. The course exposes you to key industry partners. This enables you to forge professional links to advance your future career.

Your future


Graduates with Exercise Physiology MSc can go on to a range of careers, including:

  • Sports science support for professional bodies and sports teams
  • Roles within sport, fitness and sports nutrition industries
  • Research
  • Exercise physiologist within public and private healthcare

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exercise in Health and Disease
  • Research Skills and Principles for the Biosciences
  • Applied Exercise Science
  • Exercise Physiology Assessment Skills
  • Exercise Metabolism and Sports Nutrition
  • Exercise Physiology Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

At least a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject such as:

  • sport and exercise science
  • physiology

Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant industrial experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

560 - 991 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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