University of Salford

North West

University of Salford, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT

+44 (0)161 295 5000



UCAS code: C610 and UCAS code name: S03

Our Sports Science programme is for individuals interested in the science underpinning all aspects of human performance. The course aims to develop your skills in analysing and evaluating performance and providing interventions within the traditional (including exercise physiology, psychology, biomechanics and nutrition) and the contemporary sports science disciplines (such as performance analysis and strength and conditioning).

  • State-of-the-art facilities and delivered by expert practitioners/researchers
  • Choice of pathways allowing you to pursue the areas you are interested in and maximising your career choice opportunities
  • External endorsement by BASES (British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences) and NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association) for meeting educational criteria in these areas with an opportunity to apply this knowledge to real-world settings
  • Small class sizes means all students are able to get hands-on with our lab equipment and facilities
  • Part-time study option
  • Work/industrial placement opportunity
  • International students can apply

Undergraduate contact
Dr Andrew Evans

Undergraduate email

Postgraduate contact
Paul Comfort

Postgraduate email

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BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

Contact us
  • Rooms G07 and G08 Fairfax Hall, Leeds Beckett University, Headingley Campus. Headingley, Leeds LS6 3QT
  • 07838 153258