Football Coaching and Talent Development (Hons), B.A. | UCFB x GIS | Manchester, United Kingdom
B.A. On Campus

Football Coaching and Talent Development (Hons)

36 months
14950 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Football Coaching and Talent Development (Hons) from UCFB x GIS reflects the needs of the football industry by understanding strategies used around the world, relating theory to practice, and gives students the knowledge and skills to work in youth development departments at clubs domestically and overseas. 


Football Coaching and Talent Development (Hons) from UCFB x GIS will provide highly fulfilling learning and education to those who have experience of coaching and currently hold The FA Level 2 football coaching qualification.


Career prospects for graduates of the BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Talent Development degree programme include football coaching and scouting roles within professional football academies, allowing students to work across The Foundation Phase, The Youth Development and Professional Development Phase, including the ability to rise to academy leadership roles. Graduates may wish to also consider more traditional business, sport management or leadership roles using transferable skills gained throughout the programme.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Coaching
  • Youth Development
  • Coaching in the Foundation Phase
  • Football Principles and Practice
  • International Player Development
  • Coaching in the Youth Development Phase
  • Research Methods
  • Football Tactics and Strategies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply through UCAS
  • The minimum academic requirement for this degree course is 112 UCAS points and an FA Level 2 Coaching Award.International Baccalaureate - 30A minimum of 2 A Levels including two C grades
  • A BTEC Extended diploma grade DDM
  • A combination of BTEC and A-Level qualifications with at least two C graded A levels or Merit graded BTEC
  • equivalents.
  • International applicants will be asked to achieve Duolingo 95 or IELTS for I-JKVI at grade 6.0 overall or abo
  • International Baccalaureate (minimum of 30 points)
  • An Advanced GNVQ in an appropriate subject at Distinction level
  • An Access Course achieving 128 UCAS points
  • An equivalent level 3 qualification

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14950 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
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