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M.Phil. On Campus

Sports Science

Swansea University

24 months
Duration
20750 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Sports Science programme at Swansea University takes place in the Applied Sports, Technology, Exercise and Medicine (A-STEM) research centre.

Overview

Research activity in Sport and Exercise Science is in three main areas:

  • Elite Sports Performance
  • Exercise Medicine and Health
  • Sports Ethics, Integrity and Governance
  • With our flourishing research environment Swansea University provides an excellent base for your research as a PhD or MPhil student in Sports Science.

Programme Aims

This Sports Science programme at Swansea University will provide students with: 

  • The opportunity to conduct high quality postgraduate research in a world leading research environment.
  • Key skills needed to undertake advanced academic and non-academic research including qualitative and quantitative data analysis.
  • Advanced critical thinking, intellectual curiosity and independent judgement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • This MPhil in Sports Science at Swansea will enable you to undertake a substantial project led by your own interests. 
  • It is a highly respected qualification which can present a career in academia or a wider scope for employment in fields such as education, government or the private sector. 
  • A thesis of 60,000 words will be submitted for assessment demonstrating original research with a substantive contribution to the subject area. 
  • The Masters is examined following an oral examination of the thesis (a viva voce examination or viva). You will acquire research skills for high-level work and skills and training programmes are available on campus for further support. 
  • There will be an opportunity to deliver presentations to research students and staff at departmental seminars and conferences.  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for MPhil must normally hold an undergraduate degree at 2.1 level (or Non-UK equivalent as defined by Swansea University) in Sports Science or similar relevant science discipline. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20750 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 24 months.

Part-time tuition

  • UK - £ 2,250
  • International - £ 10,400

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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