Sport and Exercise Sciences Alumni

Find out what some of our alumni say about their time at the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences and how it helped them in their chosen careers.

Gareth Sheppard, Paralympic Peformance Manager for British CyclingGareth Sheppard, Paralympic Performance Manager, British Cycling 

"...one the reasons that I chose Birmingham was because it had a higher level of teaching expertise and was renowned for doing so."

Watch Gareth Sheppard video here
 


Non StanfordNon Stanford, Elite triathlete

"I can honestly say that the University of Birmingham, along with the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, shaped my future and made me the person I am today"

Read Non Stanford's story here
 


Andrew Murphy, General Manager of Sports Coaching LtdAndrew Murphy, General Manager of Sports Coaching Ltd

"The reason I feel comfortable to manage people is because of the skills that I’ve learnt throughout my time at the University."

Watch Andrew Murphy video here


Debbie Shearring - Sport and Exercise Sciences alumnaDebbie Shearring, Research Assistant, Breakthrouygh Breast Cancer

"The degree taught me how to effectively organise, present and interpret scientific data, which I now frequently do in my job with Breakthrough Breast Cancer."

Read Debbie's profile here


Bill Styles, Glasgow Celtic Football Club

"The extracurricular activities I was able to take up throughout my time at university have given me the confidence and organisational skills to work in elite sport."

Read Bill's profile here

AGMS Alumni

Past students on the Applied Golf Management Studies course

SPECS Alumni

Past students on the Applied Golf Management Studies course