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School of Sport and Exercise Sciences

SSES offers the perfect environment for motivated and ambitious students. We provide excellent teaching, a strong research culture, a phenomenal student experience, great graduate prospects and state-of-the-art facilities.


Academic Excellence

Our staff consistently produces high-quality research that is published in world-leading journals. As experts in our respective fields the school's academic work has impacted the training and performance of coaches and athletes from British Cycling, GB Boxing, GB Swimming, Professional Football clubs, NHS, English Institute of Sport (EIS) and the Ministry of Defence.

World-Leading Research

We are a research-intensive School of Sport and Exercise Science producing rigorous and applicable knowledge that develops employable graduates and impacts the training and performance of coaches and athletes. We have recognized expertise in the fields of: Physiology, Nutrition, Respiratory health, Endurance exercise, Sports therapy and Biomechanics. Our research is focused within two multidisciplinary groups: (1) Endurance Research Group, and (2) Sports Therapy, Physical Activity and Health Research Group.

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GSSA 2019

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Chatham, England, United Kingdom

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