Sport and Exercise Psychology, Master | Online | Staffordshire University | United Kingdom
Master Online

Sport and Exercise Psychology

13 months
8490 GBP/year
8490 GBP/year
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This MSc provides you with a critical understanding of current issues relating to the theory and practice of sport and exercise psychology. The Sport and Exercise Psychology course from Staffordshire University has been developed to support individuals whose work, family commitments or location make physically attending university challenging.


As the Sport and Exercise Psychology course from Staffordshire University is delivered exclusively online, you’ll gain access to a highly flexible and effective way to develop your knowledge, expertise and professional skills without disrupting your working life. Learn more with this master of Sport and Exercisse Psychology from Staffordshire University.

Key facts

You’ll collaborate with staff and your peers in a dynamic learning environment, engage with content directly via video lectures, synchronous and asynchronous text and audio discussions supported by 24/7 access to a wide range of online resources.

The curriculum is focused on the key sub-disciplines of sport and exercise psychology covering areas such as performance under pressure, mental health, group dynamics and leadership, applied research methods, and the practice of sport psychology.

All modules are designed and delivered by staff with an international research reputation alongside excellent applied links with sports organisations, businesses and professional bodies.

The course is underpinned by research excellence – in the 2014 REF, our research was rated as being of international quality overall with 64% of the research considered either world-leading or internationally excellent.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Research Methods And Data Analysis
  • Group Dynamics And Leadership In Sport And Exercise
  • Physical Activity & Mental Health
  • Practice Of Sport And Exercise Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 13 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The earlier you apply, the better. International applicants are encouraged to apply for courses at the beginning of the academic year.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A First or 2:1 (Hons) degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology or Psychology as recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS), providing Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC). Or a First or 2:1 (Hons) degree in Sport and Exercise Sciences as endorsed by the British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES).
  • An academic reference.
  • A personal statement outlining your interest in Sport and Exercise Psychology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8490 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8490 GBP per year during 13 months.
  • National

    8490 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8490 GBP per year during 13 months.


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