Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Sport and Physical Activity

Our main areas of sport and physical activity expertise are reflected in our research programmes. These include: The economics of sport; physical activity for health; elite sport; exercise physiology; event impact; performance management; sports engineering; biomechanics; programme evaluation; equipment mechanics; sports participation; workplace wellness; psychology; volunteers in sport; sport analytics; strategic planning.

Entry requirements

An appropriate Master�s degree or an Honours degree 2.1 or above, from a UK higher education institution or equivalent. Other qualifications and experience are considered on their merits. Applicants are interviewed. Applicants from countries whose native language is not English normally require an IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English.

Assessment methods

Thesis followed by viva voce examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 18 months
MPhil Full-time £ 11,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 18 months
PhD Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
PhD Full-time £ 11,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months
MPhil Part-time £ 20,262 per Academic year (home fees) 30 months
PhD Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Telephone number: 
0114 225 2912