Research course

Sport and Exercise Science

Teesside University · School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Law

Entry requirements

Applicants for both PhD and MPhil should normally have a UK honours degree (2.1), a Master's degree, or a NARIC approved equivalent in a related subject.

Months of entry

October, May, February

Course content

We offer both PhD and MPhil opportunities in these areas. A list of pre-defined topics can be found on our website or applicants can submit their own topic. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their proposals with individual researchers prior to submitting an application, although this is not a requirement of the application process.

Information for international students

International students should have IELTS average of 6.5 from a UKVI approved test centre. Further details about requirements for international admissions, can be discussed with our Research Administrator

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Our currently advertised funded studentships within research can be found on our website.

Please contact our Research Administrator for details of any relevant discounts specific to your individual circumstances.

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months
part time
84 months


part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Research Administrator
01642 384438