St Mary's University, Twickenham

Course Introduction

This programme involves a range of specialist modules to develop core knowledge and applied skills for those aiming to pursue a career in applied sport and exercise physiology. The programme focuses on disciplines pertinent to the field of applied sport and exercise physiology and reflects the needs of today’s students, within the context of the workforce in general, the social and political environment, and national and regional sporting and exercise priorities.

Course Modules

Modules include: research methods in sport and exercise; advanced sport and exercise physiology; training programme design and evaluation; sport and exercise physiology in the workplace; ergogenic aids in sport; applied techniques in sport and exercise physiology; research project.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £7,000 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,650 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time

Qualifications required:

  • The minimum entry requirement for students is a 1st degree, normally in the upper 2nd Class category in: sport science; exercise science; physical education; physiotherapy or a related field. Students will be considered with other appropriate qualifications or experience that is deemed equivalent. Applicants should normally be able to demonstrate a background in research methods or a related discipline.