B.Sc. On Campus

Sport and Exercise Science

Bangor University

36 months
16250 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This modern, hands-on, research-led Sport and Exercise Science degree from Bangor University, will equip you with a critical understanding of the science of human function, providing the skills and experience needed to develop innovative psychological and physiological interventions to promote sport performance, exercise and health.


Elite athletes are taking an increasingly scientific approach in search of precious marginal gains. Recreational exercisers and patients living with disease are turning to science via apps and biotech devices to monitor their training, recovery, health and well-being. 

From the marginal gains philosophy of elite sport to the increasing number of bioapps and fitness trackers that pervade the health and lifestyle domain, it is clear that the sport and exercise science sector is booming. The Sport and Exercise Science degree at Bangor University will bring the science underpinning such innovations to life.


This degree in Sport & Exercise Science from Bangor University, will equip you with the necessary skills to work across the broad sport and exercise sector. A few examples of careers graduates may progress into include:

  • Sport Science
  • Performance psychologist
  • Applied physiologist
  • Health Science
  • Physiotherapist (after postgraduate training)
  • Health & Fitness consultant
  • Exercise Science
  • Personal training instructor
  • Lifestyle coach
  • Education
  • Teacher (after postgraduate training)
  • Sports Instructor / Coach
  • Scientific Research
  • Doctoral Researcher / PhD Candidate
  • Laboratory Scientist
  • Research Fellow

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • You’ll learn via a blend of lectures, seminars, laboratory practicals, workshops, case studies, group assignments and independent study. 
  • Each module typically involves one lecture per week, followed up (where appropriate), with lab classes, discussion groups and tutorials. 
  • This means that a typical week on this degree will contain six lectures, two or three practicals or seminars, advertised time for tutorials with module leaders / personal tutors and protected time for independent study. 
  • Your independent study time is expected to involve reading scientific research, writing essays and reports, practicing vocational competencies, gathering information and data, working on group projects and preparing verbal and poster presentations.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Those received between 26 January and 30 June will continue to be forwarded to universities by UCAS where places are still available.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  A Levels (General Studies not accepted)
  • BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma: MMP - DDM
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • Sports Leaders UK: Higher Sports Leadership qualifications
  • Welsh Baccalaureate
  • Extended Project Qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Bangor

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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