Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Sport and Exercise Medicine

University of Chester · Institute of Medicine

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2:2 Honours degree, or equivalent, in medicine, professions allied to medicine, sport and exercise science, or related health or biological sciences.

Months of entry


Course content

Why study Sports and Exercise Medicine at Shrewsbury?

There is currently the need for increased provision of postgraduate studies and professional development in sports and exercise medicine in the West Midlands and North West Regions of the UK. With the specialist and internationally respected reputations of the academic staff at University Centre Shrewsbury, this course aims to provide for the broader need around exercise in health, disease management and prevention.


  • A multidisciplinary approach to public health in physical activity and sports medicine.
  • The learning experience will be based on a flexible learning model. You will attend modules that involve 20-30 hours of block tutoring over three to four days in Shrewsbury (this will include lectures, workshops and laboratory work), plus self-directed distance learning and/or practice-based experiential learning for approximately 150 hours.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Prof John Buckley
+44(0)1244 511692