School of Sport and Exercise Sciences

Welcome to the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences. The School is recognised as a world-leading department where students are exposed to an innovative, research-led and applied curriculum. Our staff are extremely friendly, supportive and committed to the enhancement of your learning experience. We continually encourage you to challenge the status quo and subsequently seek to make a difference to professional practice, performance and the wider society.

Dr Rebecca Murphy, Director, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences

The home of sport and exercise sciences

At the forefront of innovation and development in sport and exercise sciences since 1975.

Faq Items

Our School philosophy is guided by the following principle


of research in Sport and Exercise Sciences is classed as world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2021)


of graduates from the School secure employment or are in further study 15 months after graduating**


in the World for Sports Science (QS World University Rankings 2022)

Who we work with

We have strong links with an array of sporting governing bodies both locally, nationally and internationally.