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Exercise and Sport Sciences

University of Birmingham

M.Res.
12 months
Duration
19320 GBP/year
4380 GBP/year
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About

This combined Exercise and Sport Sciences research and taught masters programme from University of Birmingham provides students with a research orientated training in the practical, theoretical and applied elements of Exercise and Sport Sciences. 

Overview

The Master of Research in Exercise and Sport Sciences from University of Birmingham is a one-year full-time masters course programme that provides students with a research-orientated training in a lively, highly interactive teaching and research environment.

This programme takes students who have a research focus, from a variety of backgrounds at entry and gives them new skills to enable them to move into further research and/or employment in a number of disciplines.

The purpose of the MRes Exercise and Sport Sciences is to provide a strong foundation for research in exercise and sport sciences in health and disease

Careers

The career opportunities available to sport and exercise scientists are expanding all the time. Many hospitals are starting to appoint specialists with exercise backgrounds to work in areas such as cardiac rehabilitation and health promotion. 

Clubs in a variety of different sports employ sports scientists as performance analysts, biomechanists and coaches. Other career routes include roles in the fitness and leisure industry, governing bodies, teaching, exercise prescription and testing, and sport promotion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation 
  • Integrated bodily systems 
  • Neuromuscular Adaption to Training 
  • Continuing Professional Development and Mentored Practice 
  • Innovation in Professional Development 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least a 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant science subject (E.g. Sport and Exercise Sciences, BMedSci, Biochemistry, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Biology, Biological Sciences).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19320 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4380 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time fee £2,190 Home/EU

Funding

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