36 months
16200 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Pushing boundaries. Breaking records. Competing in extreme environments. On this BSc Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) degree at University of Portsmouth, you’ll learn to apply scientific principles that help athletes perform at their best.

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But it's not just elite sportspeople who will benefit from your knowledge and skills. Become a passionate advocate for the essential role sports science plays in society as you uncover ways everyone can use physical activity to boost their health and wellbeing.

Careers and opportunities

In today's health-conscious world, the sports and health industries continue to expand. Sport and exercise scientists have a vital role in keeping sportspeople, athletes and the general population in peak physical health.What jobs can you do with a sport and exercise degree?Roles our graduates of Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) degree at University of Portsmouth have gone onto include:

  • PE teacher
  • personal trainer
  • clinical physiologist
  • NVQ coordinator
  • sports development officer
  • sports and exercise scientist
  • sports therapist and physiotherapist

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Advanced Exercise Physiology – 20 credits
  • Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise – 20 credits
  • Preparing Research, Innovation or Enterprise Projects – 20 credits
  • Psychology of Sport and Exercise  – 20 credits

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A levels – AAB–ABB
  • UCAS points – 128–136 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, or equivalent, with 32 points from a Science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, PE, Physics, Psychology or Sports Science and the Active Leisure Industry or Sports Studies) (calculate your UCAS points)
  • BTECs (Extended Diplomas) – DDM–DDD
  • International Baccalaureate – 26–27
  • T levels – Merit–Distinction

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16200 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 Portsmouth

710 - 1099 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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