48 months
16066 EUR/year
4832 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Sports Science and Coaching programme at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) aims to prepare competent sports science and coaching professionals. It equips students with essential knowledge and technology in sports science, coaching and performance with practical experience. 

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The Sports Science and Coaching programme at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) transforms students into professional coaches through the following iconic features:

  • The internship training opportunities in overseas, renowned Greater Bay Area and Hong Kong sports organizations will provide a great chance for students to have a dialogue with sports leaders, build connections, enrich knowledge and skills, and lay a foundation for the future careers;
  • Innovative integration of the subject knowledge of sports science, coaching, technology, and life education provides comprehensive training, leading to a wide range of career paths; and
  • Teaching cutting-edge knowledge by a professional team with leading roles in the sports and life education fields allows students to keep ahead of peers and seize opportunities, striving for success and excellence in the academic field(s) and workplace.

Career Prospects

Students are prepared for a wide range of careers in the sports industries, including the commercial sector (e.g. cardiac rehabilitation advisor, exercise rehabilitation advisor, injury prevention consultant, occupational health & safety consultant, personal trainer, sports coach, sports event planner, sports marketing consultant, sports media specialist, business coach, etc.) and public sector (e.g. exercise physiologist, outdoor campsite development officer, physical and exercise activity programmer, life coach, etc.). Graduates may choose to pursue a teaching career by completing an additional year of professional teacher training or undertake further studies locally (e.g. Master of Social Sciences in Sports Coaching and Management offered by the EdUHK) or overseas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Activity and Health Promotion
  • Sports Management and Development
  • Sports and Exercise for Special Populations
  • Human Anatomy
  • Exercise Programme and Design
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Elite Sports Development
  • Pedagogy and Practice in Sports Coaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


121 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are normally required to complete Grade 12 studies on a full-time basis in high school and they may also need to fulfill the language requirements and/or programme specific requirements. 
  • Due to quota limit, applicants having satisfied the University's entrance requirements will be considered for admission on a competitive basis. Eligible applicants will be requested to attend interviews for further assessment. Holding minimum requirement does not guarantee admission to the University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16066 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16066 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4832 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4832 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • Local Students: HK$42,100 per annum
    • Non-local Students: HK$140,000 per annum

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /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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