Taught course

Sport Science

Nottingham Trent University · School of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in sport science or a relevant discipline such as psychology. Applicants with relevant employment experience or qualifications will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

MRes in Sport Science provides a research-based postgraduate degree that is well-balanced and provides complementary taught modules as well as the flexibility to develop a specific area of expertise in any sub-discipline of sport science including:

The University's School of Science and Technology has strong ties to national and international sporting bodies and institutions throughout the sporting community. These include:

  • Professional Football Clubs
  • England Hockey
  • Holme Pierrepont National Watersports Centre
  • the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • the British Olympic Association.

Information for international students

International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Admissions Team
+44 (0)115 848 2999