Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class (2:1 or 2:2) Honours degree or professional experience in the area of study.

Months of entry


Course content

Extend your understanding and application of sport and exercise psychology in a focused and supportive online learning community.

The online version of our MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology course (British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited). This course has been designed for individuals who are seeking to become qualified sport and exercise psychologists, and for other graduates of courses that contain psychology/sport and exercise psychology.

This course is taught online only in a focused and supportive online learning community. As well as delivering a contemporary curriculum, the course facilitates the development of a network of fellow sport and exercise psychology-focused online learners.

You will have the opportunity to engage in remotely mentored applied practice experiences as well as existing AECC University College research projects. Our academic staff are expert researchers, practitioners, and are engaged internationally with the profession and organisations. As a result, we are able to provide opportunities for you to engage with the sport and exercise profession regardless of where you are located across the world. Our course staff currently supervise training sport and exercise psychologists located in different countries across the world.

Career prospects
  • Become a qualified sport and exercise psychologist
  • Become an evidence-based practitioner
What makes this course unique?
  • Learn in an online environment offering flexibility with your lifestyle and location.
  • Engage in remotely mentored applied practise, and/or existing AECC research projects.
  • Learn under expert researchers and practitioners who are engaged with global organisations and the profession worldwide.
  • Opportunity to network and engage with the profession no matter which part of the world you are working in.

Information for international students

Please note to be accepted onto this course; you will also need to demonstrate that you meet the minimum standards of English. You'll need a minimum IELTS (academic) overall score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each section.

If you’re not sure about anything listed here, please email our admissions team on the form below or call us on 01202 436200 and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you have.

Fees and funding

UK students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Information
01202 436200