University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Sports Therapy

Sports therapy is an emerging profession within the UK that is based on providing elite and non elite sportsmen and women the highest standards of care in relation to their sports injury and performance needs; sports therapy as a profession is seeking Health Professions Council recognition and protection of title, in the same way that other allied health professions are regulated and protected; a sports therapist has a unique skill set which serve to prevent, diagnose and rehabilitate sports related injuries in the clinical or sporting environment.

Entry requirements

Students must have completed a BSc Honours in sport science, sport and exercise science or related area.

Course modules

Modules include: Sports therapy 1; manual therapy; sports therapy 2; sports therapy 3; postgraduate enquiry; independent project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Oxstalls Campus Gloucester GL2 9HW South West

Key information

Guidance and Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
01242 714500