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Sports Medicine

1 year
September 2024

By taking our programme you’ll become a leader in Sports Medicine. We’ll teach you evidence-based practice to deliver safe and effective care to those engaging in sport.

Why study with us

  • Our course is flexible and it’s been developed with feedback from clinical partners and alumni. 
  • You’ll be taught by staff and researchers who have worked in the field of Sports Medicine from grass roots sports to National team level.
  • Study this programme full-time over 1 year or part-time over 2-5 years, and discuss flexible options with our course leader.
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Manpreet talks about his time as Sports Medicine student

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Student using Sports Medicine equipment
Student using Sports Medicine equipment

What you'll do

  • Lecturers from Medicine, Physiotherapy, Sports Therapy and Sport, Exercise and Nutritional Sciences work concurrently to deliver our modules.
  • You’ll have access to facilities from the School of Medicine, the divisions of Sports and Health Sciences, as well as the Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre and the UCLan Sports Arena.
  • Optional modules include Injection Therapy or Concussion; two modules unique to our course which will allow you to develop specialist skills.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

Related CPD/short courses

Some of the content on this course is available as standalone, short courses:

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How to apply
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Karen May
Principal Lecturer
Dr Tim Sanders
Senior Clinical Lecturer in Rural Medicine
Dr Ayman Jundi
Senior Lecturer
Greg Littler
Senior Lecturer
Russell Hitchen
Lecturer in Sports Medicine
Adam Cook
Senior Lecturer


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This course has given me the necessary skills and confidence to work in both a clinical and elite sport environment.
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Eve Parkinson
MSc Sports Medicine
United Kingdom

Future careers

Our programme will enable you to pursue a career in Sports Medicine, or continue with your education.

Fees and funding

Full-time£9,500 per year
Part-time£1,056 per 20 credits
Full-time£16,900 per year
Full-time£10,000 per year
Part-time£1,100 per 20 credits
Full-time£17,900 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Medicine and Dentistry

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

You can find regulations and policies relating to student life at the University of Central Lancashire on our student contract page