Explore Sports Science at Salford

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Our Sports Science programme is for individuals interested in the science underpinning all aspects of human performance.

The course aims to develop your skills in analysing and evaluating performance and providing interventions within the traditional (including exercise physiology, psychology, biomechanics and nutrition) and the contemporary sports science disciplines (such as performance analysis and strength and conditioning).

This excellent course offers you the chance to study in a department equipped with its own human performance laboratories, performance analysis facilities, and strength and conditioning suite for testing, analysing, and training. We take an applied approach to our programme delivery, drawing on cutting edge research and decades of practitioner experience, to give you the transferable skills to make a difference in the field of sports science.

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What Can We Offer You?


Our course is endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES)


You will study in state-of-the-art facilities, including our Human Performance Lab and Strength and Conditioning Suite


Our strong links with elite sports organisations including Sale Sharks, Salford Red Devils and Manchester Storm, will provide you with placement and work experience opportunities


This course achieved 100% overall student satisfaction rate in 2022 (University of Salford analysis of unpublished NSS 2022 data)

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Next Steps

If you have any further questions, our friendly team will be happy to answer them for you. You can contact us through email enquiries@salford.ac.uk or phone +44 (0)161 295 4545.

To find out more detailed information about the course, please visit the course page.