University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Sport and Exercise Science

The aim of your postgraduate research degree is to ensure that you have the requisite research training and education to prepare you for future research and career endeavours. As such, all research programmes are delivered in conjunction with the Graduate School where a comprehensive development programme covering all aspects of research training and processes are covered, this in addition to having a supervisory team of up to three academics. Further to this, all postgraduate researchers are encouraged to attend, and submit work to appropriate conferences. The research award (either MPhil or PhD) will be assessed via a written thesis and a viva-voce examination.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a Master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: The sports business industry; strategic planning and management of sport events; professional placement in sports management; applied research methods; research project.

Assessment methods

The varying teaching formats are reflected in the assignments. Assessment methods include: essays; industry reports; reflective accounts; professional presentations; projects and portfolios.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 - 4 years
MPhil Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2017 GBP 9,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time February 2017 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Research Team - Faculty of Science
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2994