Entry requirements

Upper second class degree (or equivalent) in a related field.
Related fields include sport science, physical education, sport rehabilitation, physiotherapy, psychology, and nutrition. Applicants with other appropriate qualifications or experience will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes in Sport, Health and Applied Science is a unique opportunity for you to undertake a Master’s degree, with a specific research focus.

  • The Master of Research qualification allows you to develop a broad range of research knowledge and skills, whilst pursuing a substantial subject-based research project.
  • Staff at St Mary's have a wealth of teaching and research experience in the fields of Sport, Health and Applied Science.
  • This programme is designed to equip you with the knowledge and practical expertise needed to progress a career in research.

Information for international students

International students should check our country-specific pages for equivalents. English language requirements also apply.

You will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in any section (or equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For information about fees - along with information about financing your studies - please check the Fees & Funding section of our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert by research
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr Kyriaki Myrissa
020 8240 4292