Sports Coaching Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) York St John University - 0% 15% £9250 £14000 118 York On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Physical Education BA (Hons) Plymouth Marjon University 92% 0% 5% £9250 £14500 123 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Equestrian Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Hartpury University and Hartpury College 58% 3% 6% £9250 £16500 130 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Sport Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Massage (SCRAM) BSc (Hons) Cardiff Metropolitan University 84% 2% 7% £9000 £15000 £16000 156 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Sport Science, Coaching and Physical Education BSc (Hons) Loughborough University of Technology 95% 1% 2% £9250 £27250 170 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning (With Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Hartpury University and Hartpury College 70% 2% 9% £9250 £16500 149 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) University of Chichester 84% 0% 12% £9250 £15840 138 Chichester On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching with Placement BSc (Hons) Southampton Solent University - 2% 7% £9250 £15000 £16125 110 Southampton On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching Science BSc (Hons) St Mary's University, Twickenham 100% 0% 15% £9250 £16320 116 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning BSc (Hons) The University of Winchester 70% 0% 0% £9250 £16700 135 Winchester On campus Full-time
Chelsea Football Club Foundation Coaching and Development FD St Mary's University, Twickenham 75% 0% 5% £9250 £16320 79 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Football Coaching and Performance BSc (Hons) University of South Wales 83% 5% 10% £9000 £12600 148 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Sport Science, Coaching and Physical Education (with placement year) BSc (Hons) Loughborough University of Technology 95% 1% 2% £9250 £27250 170 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Sport, Coaching and Fitness FdSc University College Birmingham - 10% 15% £9250 £13500 57 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Development with Foundation Year BA (Hons) University of Derby 78% 6% 17% £9250 £14900 125 Derby On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Hartpury University and Hartpury College 83% 2% 9% £9250 £16500 145 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Edinburgh Napier University 73% 0% 0% £9250 £17580 147 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Performance Science BSc (Hons) University of Hull 82% 0% 5% £9250 £9250 £18300 £19500 139 Hull On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Development BA (Hons) University of Derby 64% 6% 20% £9250 £14900 142 Derby On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning Science with Foundation Year BSc St Mary's University, Twickenham 85% 0% 5% £9250 £16320 115 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Physical Education, Coaching and Social Issues) with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University 78% 4% 7% £9250 £19330 £21260 140 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Physical Education, Coaching and Social Issues) BSc (Hons) Brunel University 78% 4% 0% £9250 £19330 £21260 139 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching FdSc St Mary's University, Twickenham 76% 0% 10% £9250 £16320 102 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Hartpury University and Hartpury College 83% 2% 9% £9250 £16500 145 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Integrated Masters with Foundation Year Msci (Hons) York St John University - 2% 6% £9250 £14000 131 York On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching with Placement and Sport Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Southampton Solent University - 2% 7% £9250 £13020 £14000 110 Southampton On campus Full-time
Sport and Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning) BSc (Hons) Middlesex University 85% 0% 15% £9250 £15100 112 London On campus Full-time
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Physical Education, Coaching and Social Issues) with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University 78% 4% 7% £9250 £19330 £21260 137 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Physical Education BSc (Hons) Birmingham City University 85% 0% 20% £9250 £16085 143 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Football Coaching and Performance BSc (Hons) University of Chichester 88% 0% 20% £9250 £15840 144 Chichester On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) University of the West of Scotland 70% 5% 7% £9250 £18000 175 Paisley On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Robert Gordon University - 0% 10% £6750 £14000 175 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching BA (Hons) University of Chichester 73% 0% 15% £9250 £15840 149 Chichester On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Development HND University of the Highlands and Islands 93% 0% 30% £7110 £7110 £7980 £8775 143 Inverness On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Bournemouth University 74% 3% 13% £9250 £17800 119 Poole On campus Full-time
Rugby Coaching and Performance BSc (Hons) University of South Wales 95% 0% 15% £9000 £12600 129 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Football Coaching, Performance and Development BSc (Hons) Edinburgh Napier University 77% 0% 10% £9250 £17580 155 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Physical Education BA (Hons) University of Cumbria 69% 0% 20% £9250 £13250 140 Carlisle On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Performance BSc (Hons) Ulster University - 1% 0% £9250 £15840 £16320 148 Coleraine On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching with Sport Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Southampton Solent University - 2% 7% £9250 £13020 £14000 110 Southampton On campus Full-time
Physical Education & Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) York St John University - 2% 6% £9250 £14000 131 York On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Physical Education with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Birmingham City University 85% 0% 18% £9250 £16085 139 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning Science BSc (Hons) St Mary's University, Twickenham 85% 0% 5% £9250 £16320 115 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) The University of Winchester 70% 0% 5% £9250 £16700 136 Winchester On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Southampton Solent University - 2% 7% £9250 £15000 £16125 110 Southampton On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Bournemouth University 74% 3% 13% £9250 £17800 120 Poole On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Integrated Masters MSci (Hons) York St John University - 2% 6% £9250 £14000 131 York On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning BSc (Hons) Hartpury University and Hartpury College 70% 2% 9% £9250 £16500 149 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Performance Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) University of Hull 76% 5% 0% £9250 £9250 £18300 £19500 135 Hull On campus Full-time
Football Coaching BA (Hons) University of Bedfordshire 78% 0% 15% £9250 - 114 Luton On campus Full-time
Basketball Coaching and Performance FdSc Myerscough College - 0% 15% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Loughborough College 81% 0% 25% £8950 £12500 - Loughborough On campus Full-time
Personal Training and Sport Massage CertHE University of Wales - 5% 15% £9000 £13500 118 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning FdSc Myerscough College - 0% 15% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning in Sport BSc (Hons) University of Lincoln 92% 0% 20% £9250 - 136 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring BA (Hons) Canterbury Christ Church University 64% 20% 12% £9250 - 113 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Physical Education BSc (Hons) Anglia Ruskin University 80% 0% 0% £9250 - 115 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Football Coaching and the Performance Specialist BSc (Hons) Wrexham Glyndwr University - 10% 20% £9000 - 105 Wrexham On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Edge Hill University 84% 2% 15% £9250 - 140 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Performance (West Ham United Foundation) BSc (Hons) University of East London 76% 9% 0% £9250 - 114 London On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning with Rehabilitation BSc (Hons) Anglia Ruskin University 80% 0% 5% £9250 - 125 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Sport, Coaching and Physical Education BSc (Hons) Bishop Grosseteste University - - 15% £9250 £12690 137 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Canterbury Christ Church University 90% 0% 25% £9250 - 111 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Coventry University 93% 4% 5% £9250 - 137 Coventry On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) University of Chester 72% 0% 16% £9250 - 133 Chester On campus Full-time
Football Coaching, Development and Administration BSc (Hons) University of South Wales 96% - 15% £9000 £12600 128 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) The University of Northampton - 0% 18% £6750 - 102 Northampton On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Staffordshire University 73% - 17% £9250 £16750 140 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) University of Hertfordshire 77% 9% 20% £9250 - 128 Hatfield On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Liverpool John Moores University 96% - 10% £9250 £16100 157 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Canterbury Christ Church University 94% 3% 25% £9250 - 112 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching Science with Foundation Year BSc St Mary's University, Twickenham 100% - 15% £9250 £16320 116 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Liverpool John Moores University 81% - 10% £9250 £11000 108 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Football Coaching and Performance FdSc Myerscough College - 0% 10% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning with Rehabilitation (with Placement year) BSc (Hons) Anglia Ruskin University 80% 0% 3% £9250 - 124 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Community Football Coaching and Development FdSc University of South Wales 75% - 5% £7500 £12600 122 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Sport Performance and Coaching BSc (Hons) BSc Coventry University 93% 4% 3% £7950 - 144 Coventry On campus Full-time
Cricket Coaching and Performance FdSc Myerscough College - 0% 15% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Physical Education (with Placement year) BSc (Hons) Anglia Ruskin University 80% 0% 3% £9250 - 118 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Sport, Coaching and Fitness BSc (Hons) University College Birmingham 88% - 25% £9250 £13500 118 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Rugby Coaching and Performance FdSc Myerscough College - 0% 15% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Counselling, Coaching and Mentoring with Foundation Year BA (Hons) Canterbury Christ Church University 64% 4% 25% £9250 - 113 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Sports Science with Sports Coaching Education (Bridgwater and Taunton College) FdSc Oxford Brookes University - - 15% £7570 £9900 158 Oxford On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) University of Worcester 89% 2% 12% - - 140 Worcester On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Performance (Foundation Entry) BSc (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 76% - 21% £9250 - 130 Preston On campus Full-time
Cricket Coaching & Management (Integrated Masters) MSport University of Worcester 89% 2% 12% - - 140 Worcester On campus Full-time
Golf Coaching and Performance BSc (Hons) Myerscough College - 0% 0% £9250 £14500 - Preston On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching, Education and Development FdSc Lincoln College - 0% 0% £8000 £9500 - Lincoln On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Development BSc (Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 0% 15% - - 141 Manchester On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Development FdSc University of South Wales - - 10% £9000 £12600 121 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Development (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons) University of Bedfordshire 78% 0% 21% - - 114 Luton On campus Full-time
Strength and Conditioning with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of Bedfordshire 78% 0% 21% - - 114 Luton On campus Full-time
Sport, Coaching and Development BSc (Hons) Bishop Burton College - 0% 30% £8950 £12782 - Beverley On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Development with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University 67% 0% 15% - - 129 Manchester On campus Full-time
Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Foundation Year in Sport and Exercise BA (Hons) Leeds Trinity University - - 16% £9250 - 103 Leeds On campus Full-time
Football Coaching (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons) University of Bedfordshire 78% 0% 21% - - 114 Luton On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching and Physical Education [with Foundation Year] BSc (Hons) Anglia Ruskin University - - 35% £9250 - 60 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Sports Coaching and Development BA (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 76% - 21% £9250 - 130 Preston On campus Full-time
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) The University of Northampton - 0% 18% - - 102 Northampton On campus Full-time
Football Coaching and Performance with Sandwich Placement BSc (Hons) University of Wolverhampton 76% 5% 11% - - 107 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
77 /100
26913 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Sports Coaching

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22438 £20448 £24818
25-75 percentile range £18849 - £25991 £15981 - £24541 £19498 - £30391

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22615 £21097 £25442
25-75 percentile range £19149 - £25957 £16601 - £25107 £20616 - £30959

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Sports Coaching

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Sports Coaching who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Sports Coaching

  • Educational Institutions
  • Amateur and Professional Sports Clubs
  • Local Authority Leisure Centres and Sport Departments
  • Health and Fitness Centres
  • Residential Camps
  • Activity Centres
  • The Armed Forces
  • National Sporting Governing Bodies
  • Sports Councils
  • Prisons

Specialisations within Sports Coaching

  • High Performance Football
  • Football Coaching
  • Athletic Training
  • Sport Performance Coaching
  • Sport Coaching Leadership
  • Performance Sport

Jobs of graduates of Sports Coaching (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Sports Coaching at Anglia Ruskin University

15% Business and public service associate professionals
15% Teaching Professionals
15% Administrative occupations
10% Caring personal services
10% Information Technology Professionals
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Customer service occupations
5% Process, plant and machine operatives
5% Protective service occupations
5% Administrative occupations

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of Sports Coaching in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Sports Coaching

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Sports Coaching, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

Sports Coaching is the study of the delivery (teaching, instructing and coaching) of enhanced sport performance and the critical analysis of the integration of the variables involved.

The median salary of graduates of Sports Coaching was £22438 15 months after graduation, £20448 3 years after graduation and £24818 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Sports Coaching studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Master in Science (Honours) - MSci (Hons)
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Master of Sport - MSport