Undergraduate courses

If you are interested in learning about physical activity for health and wellbeing, sport for performance or participation, or movement rehabilitation, our multi-disciplinary undergraduate degree programmes offer you unrivalled opportunities.

We have two main undergraduate programmes with different emphases within the broad field of sport, exercise, health and rehabilitation. We also offer Physiotherapy as well as collaborative degrees with the Professional Golfers’ Association and joint honours degrees with other schools in the university.

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Sport and Exercise Sciences students

If you are interested in studying sport, exercise and physical activity on a science based programme, then this programme will suit you

See the course details

Sport, Physical Exercise and Coaching Science

Students on field trip

Offering you the opportunity to examine the theory and practice of physical education, sport and coaching science

See the course details

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy students

Physiotherapy at Birmingham is a popular modular programme that offers both classroom and clinical-based experience

Physiotherapy course details

Golf studies

Students examine Allosaurs skull

Combining a high-level applied theoretical degree with membership of the Professional Golfers' Association

Details of our Golf programmes

Internship opportunitiesScholarships and bursaries

Joint Honours Degrees (BSc)

Mathematics and Sports Science Joint Honours BSc

Birmingham is one of the few universities in the country to offer this Joint Honours combination, allowing you to pursue your interest in mathematics with the study of the psychological and physiological factors influencing performance in sport and exercise.

More information on the Mathematics and Sports Science Joint Honours BSc here

 

Sports and Materials Science Joint Honours BSc

This Joint Honours programme gives you an understanding of design and materials in sports equipment in relation to the athlete’s behaviour during sport and exercise that is essential to peak performance.

More information on the Sports and Materials Science Joint Honours BSc here 

For further information, or for help in completing your UCAS form, please contact the student recruitment team admissions-sportex@bham.ac.uk or call 0121 414 4933.

Foundation Programmes

For international students from 12-year education systems, all the above programmes are available with a foundation year through the Birmingham Foundation Academy.