Research course

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

MPhil: You’ll need a Bachelor degree or equivalent with first or upper second class honours, in a related subject area.

PhD: You’ll need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area.

Please note we consider most candidates for PhD with progression from MPhil. If you want to apply for direct entry to the PhD route, you’ll also need to provide academic justification for this with your application.

For more details please visit the university website.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

he Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences brings together expertise in physiology, psychology, biomechanics and coaching/pedagogy.

As an indication of activity within the department, here’s a brief overview of our current research projects:

  • Nitrate and VO2
  • Bicarbonate and VO2
  • Stroke volume and menstrual function
  • Visual search and anxiety in sport
  • Visual impairment and adaptive gait
  • Mobile multivariable physiological monitors and sporting performance
  • Temporal analysis of lightweight women's Judo
  • Understanding the coach-athlete relationship

For more details please visit the university website.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

For more details about fees, fundings and scholarships please visit the university website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 - 60 months
part time
36 - 72 months


part time
30 - 48 months
full time
18 - 36 months

Course contact details

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