M1 Physical Activity, Exercise and Health, Master | Paris-Saclay University | Paris, France
Master On Campus

M1 Physical Activity, Exercise and Health

12 months
243 EUR/year
243 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The M1 Physical Activity, Exercise and Health masters course at Paris-Saclay University aims to promote specialized knowledge in the areas of health prevention and improvement of well-being through participation in regular exercise programs, in people with specific pathological conditions that also demonstrate a greater tendency towards sedentary lifestyle.


In terms of general objectives, the M1 Physical Activity, Exercise and Health masters course at Paris-Saclay University will allow the students to understand how exercise and physical activity constitute an important means of prevention and improvement of health and well-being. At the end of the course, the students will:

  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the physiological basis of exercise and health interrelationships
  • Understand and be able to appraise the issues relating to physical activity and special needs
  • Be aware of the benefits and risks associated with physical activity in special populations
  • Be familiar with the support mechanisms, organizations and agencies available to individuals with specific needs and with the methods of access and referral
  • Be able to organize and program activities and events for people with special needs

Career prospects

  • Health and Fitness specialists
  • Personal coach
  • Research health coordinators
  • Exercise physiologist
  • Clinical exercise physiologist
  • Cardiac rehabilitation specialist
  • Research scientist
  • Preparation for advanced studies (PhD)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Activity and Health Interventions
  • Physical Activity and Disease
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Materials and Methods for Exercise and Health
  • Research and Professional Interaction
  • Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • May apply for access to the study cycle leading to the master's degree: 1.Holders of a bachelor's degree or its legal equivalent. Bachelor's degree in Sport and Exercise sciences (Sport and Exercise Science, STAPS, Kinesiology etc.) or equivalent 2.Holders of a foreign higher education degree awarded following a first cycle of studies, organized in accordance with the principles of the Bologna Process by a State adhering to this Process; 3. Holders of a scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as certifying the ability to carry out this cycle of studies (Health professional degrees, e.g. MD, physiotherapists, osteopaths, etc.)
  • All transcripts of the years / semesters validated since the high school diploma at the date of application.
  • Curriculum Vitae. (Written in English)
  • Motivation letter. (Written in English)
  • VAP file (obligatory for all persons requesting a valuation of the assets to enter the diploma).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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