Sport and Exercise Sciences

The University of Central Lancashire has an excellent reputation for delivering high-quality courses in the fields of sport and exercise sciences and our links with elite level sports teams demonstrates this.

You’ll be taught by specialist research active expert staff, who have experience of teaching in health, nutrition, physical activity and coaching/leadership. This allows you the opportunity to gain skills that will provide an excellent platform for employment. 

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Sally Seed - BSc (Hons) Sports & Exercise Science

Why choose us?

  • Our strong links with industry and the sports profession, including Preston North End and Wigan Warriors, mean you can gain experience of working with high performance athletes whilst developing your own invaluable network of contacts.
  • Teaching staff on the course are not only academic but are active in research and coaching in the field of high-performance sports. The majority are still in professional practice.

  • Our courses teach using state-of-the-art equipment and facilities
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Future careers and opportunities

Our graduates have gone onto a wide range of careers after leaving the University of Central Lancashire.  We have graduates that work in professional sports and others that work in community health whilst others have set up their own businesses.  Whatever you want to achieve, we will give you the knowledge, skills, experience and guidance to pursue your goals.  

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