University of East London

Course Introduction

This course is designed and tailored to your own preferred specialism in either of the following: Sport Psychology; Strength and Conditioning or Clinical Exercise Physiology. If you want to work in the sport industry, an MSc will give you more experience and greater flexibility. Aimed at those with a sports science degree or similar, it?s carefully tailored to maximise your employability within sport and offers an unrivalled range of professional expertise and top class facilities. It will offer you the chance to study a generic MSc alongside a specialisation within different areas of Sport and Exercise Science. The course covers aspects of sports coaching, sports rehabilitation and analyses fitness through exercise and research which is conducted in our physiology labs.It emphasises the vital role of physical activity in the prevention and treatment of chronic disease and explores human anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology and psychology which contribute to maintaining and improving health. The focus of our work is twofold: to contribute to scientific knowledge about improving sports performance and to enhance the quality of life of people in our local community. Our research explores areas such as positive sport psychology, exercise physiology, nutrition and physical activity and wellbeing. With this modular course, we aim to produce postgraduate students with a sound knowledge of both the theoretical and practical aspects of applied sport and exercise science. This is a flexible course, with intermediate awards of the Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits) and Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) on offer.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,120 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,120 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,260 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students must have a minimum of 2.2 Honours in Physiology, Pharmacology, Sports Science, Applied Biology or Toxicology. Students are normally expected to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.
  • International entry requirements: Students must have a overall IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).
  • IELTS score: 6.5