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With access to high-quality facilities and the chance to study abroad, our sports courses can help fast-track your career in this competitive industry.

Sport courses

Why study Sport at BU?

  • Prestigious Premier Skills Development Partner: BU is recognised as a Premier Skills Development Partner, one of the few universities in the UK to have this recognition
  • At the cutting-edge of industry needs: Our course content is informed by our extensive links within the sector, including Sport England, UK Sport, the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), and the Society of Sports Therapists
  • International partnerships: Our courses are delivered by a department with an international outlook, with partner universities in Cologne, Heidelberg, Groningen, Oslo, Florida, South Carolina and New Jersey
  • Placement opportunities: Placement opportunities include the chance to spend a year working with the likes of West Ham United FC, The Goodsport Trust, AFC Bournemouth, Fitness First, US Sport Institute, Saracens RFC, Surrey County Cricket, and many more
  • Outstanding facilities: Outstanding facilities in our Human Performance Laboratories

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