Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Sports and Exercise Science

Students on this course study scientific intervention to enhance training and performance, with the aim of developing programmes to improve general health. The course provides students with the opportunity to gain experience in the sport and exercise environment through the work placement module, with time spent in the university sport science clinic for preparation for working outside with external employers.

Entry requirements

Applications are welcomed from students with a degree in a sport or exercise related field (2.1 or above). Students with 2nd Class Honours degree may be considered. Alternatively prospective students who have equivalent qualifications and have extensive experience in the area will be welcomed. Applicants should have competence in English language and grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Course modules

Compulsory: Dissertation; research methods; work placement. Biomechanics pathway: advanced sport and exercise biomechanics; biometric modelling and performance profiling. Physiology pathway: advanced sport and exercise physiology; laboratory techniques in exercise physiology. Psychology pathway: advanced sport and exercise psychology; psychology and exercise performance.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555