This programme is open only to students who are recognised golf professionals by a Professional Golfers’ Association which itself is recognised by the PGA World Alliance.
All students will be required to be qualified coaches with an award recognised by their national governing body, normally at Level 2 of the UKCC or its equivalent. Students will also be expected to regularly coach an average of 3 hours per week whilst on the programme.
(i) Attainment of a good Honours degree (normally a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree) awarded by an approved University in an appropriate subject, or the equivalent thereof
(ii) Attainment of an alternative qualification or qualifications and/or evidence of experience judged by the School as indicating a student’s potential for study and as satisfactory for the purpose of entry to a taught degree programme. This may include the requirement to produce a written piece of work and attendance at interview.
(iii) Attainment of the FdA or FdSc Professional Golf awarded by the University
Learn more about entry requirements
The programme consists of 3 taught modules that are taken part-time over one year. The modules are briefly outlined below.
For the academic year 2015-16 these weeks are as follows:
- Monday 14th – Tuesday 15th September 2015
- Monday 14th – Tuesday 15th December 2015
- Friday 8th April 2016
When attending the taught sessions on the University’s Edgbaston campus, students will be required to book and pay for their own food and accommodation. A list of accommodation is available from the programme administrators.
We accept a range of qualifications from different countries – learn more about international entry requirements
Standard English language requirements apply