Nick Passenger

Division Leader for Sport Business Management, Studies and The Outdoors

School of Sport and Wellbeing

Greenbank Building, GR128

+44 (0) 1772 89 5890

Subject Areas: Sport Business Management, Studies and The Outdoors

Nicholas is Division Leader after having previously being Sport Studies Course Leader. Specialising in Physical Education, Nicholas has worked for 10 years in the secondary state and independent sector before joining UCLAN. His roles in teaching including Head of Physical Education and Boarding Housemaster.

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Nicholas has taught on an abundance of modules since joining UCLAN. He overlooks the Physical Education strand in Sport Studies and has supported many of our students in becoming Physical Education teachers. He has overlooked many of the placement opportunities that the students have had the choice of undertaking across a variety of courses. He is the organiser of the prestigious Floodlit Cup and he has made positive links around rugby with North Carolina State University, as well as creating links for Physical Education with the University of Paris and Meridith College in North Carolina.


Currently Undertaking Professional Doctorate in Elite Performance, UCLAN ongoing

MA in Sports Management UCLAN, 2008

PGCE in Secondary Education (Physical Education and Mathematics), University of Gloucestershire, 1997

BSc (Hons) Sport Studies and Business Studies, Brunel University, 1996

Fellowship of the Higher Education

Association for Physical Education Member


The Floodlit Cup

Supporting Healthy Schools Project

Supporting Camp America provision

Teaching Activities

Physical Education at all undergraduate and postgraduate levels. A variety of work placement modules, consultancy at undergraduate and post graduate levels.

External Activities

Association for Physical Education

Fellowship of Higher Education