Study cover for Physical Education and Wellbeing
M.Sc. On Campus

Physical Education and Wellbeing

University of Birmingham Dubai

24 months
10366 EUR/year
10366 EUR/year
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The Physical Education and Wellbeing MSc at the University of Birmingham is a nationally and internationally relevant evidence-based programme, which is applicable to primary, second and further education. There is Accredited Prior Learning for postgraduate degrees (eg, PGCE).

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This Physical Education and Wellbeing MSc at University of Birmingham seeks to support the continuing professional development of practising and prospective physical education teachers, youth physical activity leaders, assistants or coaches working with young people in schools.

It is expected that students taking the programme will develop the skills to allow them to critically evaluate new developments in theory, research and practice and integrate this knowledge where appropriate into their practice. The distinctiveness and knowledge of students graduating from the qualification will place them in an ideal position to inform the future direction of the profession by taking leadership positions and challenging current practices and/or by engaging in further study at PhD level.


Students completing this degree go onto a variety of employment opportunities or further study. Students who are current teachers have strengthened not only their teaching, but also their leadership skills, and many have progressed in the types of leadership roles they fulfil in schools after completing this degree.

Some students have used the MSc degree as a springboard into further study, that includes completing a Qualified Teaching Status qualification, and/or joining a PhD programme. Other students have found the MSc degree has supported their employment in sport/physical activity focussed clubs, sport, physical activity and health organisations and trusts, technology focused companies, leisure centres, coach education and development and/or the course has supported students to initiate their own private or voluntary sector companies.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Research Methodology in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation
  • Advanced Pedagogies
  • Digital Practice in Sport, Exercise and Health
  • Innovation in Professional Development
  • Applied Professional Practice
  • Player and Participant Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least a 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant science subject

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10366 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20732 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    10366 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20732 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

The annual tuition fee is AED 45,198 for part-time study (Overall programme tuition fee AED 90,396)

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /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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