Taught course

Sport and Exercise Medicine

Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Sport

Entry requirements

Applications are welcome from prospective students who hold a medical degree or allied health sciences degree (e.g. physiotherapy, osteopathy, chiropractic, podiatry, sports rehabilitation, sports therapy, nursing).

All applicants need to be registered with the relevant regulatory health body (e.g. GMC, CSP, HCPC, GOsC, GCC, HPC, BASRAT, Society of Sports Therapists, NMC).

Applicants should also have a minimum of one-year post-graduation clinical experience and have work experience within the field of sport and/or exercise medicine, which should be demonstrated in their personal statement.

Months of entry


Course content

This unique RCGP accredited postgraduate programme seeks to educate medical doctors, chartered physiotherapists and osteopaths in the field of sport and exercise medicine. During the programme you will be lectured by highly qualified experts in sport and exercise medicine and sport and exercise science on the latest academic and practical developments in the field. The postgraduate programme provides students with a wide breadth of knowledge across sport and exercise medicine and the necessary skills to apply theory into practice.

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English will need to provide evidence of fluency to at least an IELTS 6.5 standard or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-24 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)29 2041 6044