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Sport and Exercise Science (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) degree from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London offers you the opportunity to study one of the most popular degree subjects in the country. 

You'll benefit from studying at a university with a long and unique association with sport that also has good access to professional sports clubs. Your Sport and Exercise Science degree takes our long experience in this area and uses it to provide an applied focus, exploring the factors that contribute to enhanced sports performance.


As a Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) graduate, you will be highly sought after by employers in a rapidly growing market place both nationally and globally. Sport and Exercise Science students are in increasing demand and our students have gone into many different careers in this new period of professionalism within sport.

These areas of employment includes:

  • Exercise physiologists
  • Sports psychologists
  • Lecturing
  • PE teaching
  • Sports development officers
  • Health physiologists
  • Personal trainers
  • Graduate training schemes (including companies unrelated to sport)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Organisation of Training  
  • Management of Specific Populations  
  • Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology  
  • Environmental Physiology 
  • Applied Sport Psychology 
  • Skill Acquisition  
  • Sporting Lives  
  • Sports, Media and Representation  
  • Experimental Biomechanics 
  • Applied Biomechanics  
  • Performance Analysis  
  • Professional Observation  
  • Issues in Sport, Health and Exercise 
  • Managing in the Workplace 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • UCAS points 112–96 
  • A levels BBC–CCC (To include PE/Science) 
  • BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM 
  • GCSE English, Maths and Science, grade C/4, or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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