Taught course

Psychology of Sport and Exercise (BPS accredited)

University of Roehampton · Department of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 or higher Bachelor degree in Sport Psychology/Science or a related science-based degree (e.g., Psychology). Candidates should also be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: If you are an international student you can contact the BPS to discuss your eligibility for GBC based upon your previous qualifications. For further information please contact the BPS Qualifications Team, +44 (0)116 252 9933 or qualifications@bps.org.uk

Months of entry


Course content

Learn how to optimise athlete performance and improve well-being and activity levels by studying the psychology behind sport at Roehampton. You will explore key factors that affect sports performance, well-being, and activity levels such as mental toughness, self-confidence, motivation, stress and anxiety, concentration, and the psychology of sport injury.

Information for international students

The level of English required is ACADEMIC IELTS at 6.5 overall with no less than 5.5 in any band. See further details at http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/applying/postgraduate-entry-requirements/

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
020 8392 3232