School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

Bangor University

Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology

This course focuses on developing a students scientific understanding of the human mind, behaviour and experience, and of the complex interactions between these and the domain of sport and exercise; it has been designed to be flexible and relevant to the students individual needs and interests, with a strong emphasis on the application of theory to professional practice.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.2 Honours degree is required. EU and overseas students, whose first language is not English, are required to take the standardised English language test (IELTS) at their British Council before the June of their admission to the course. IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.

Course modules

Modules include: research skills; independent study (a one to one supervised programme of work leading to the development of the proposal for the research project); supervised experience; research project; rehabilitation of the injured athlete; effective coaching; sport psychology; exercise psychology.

Assessment methods

These include a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

All applicants to the Masters programmes are eligible to apply for bursaries and assistantships from the school, plus funding may also be available from the university.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 3 years
PgDip Full-time - 30 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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