Sports Development Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Lincoln 95% 0% 5% £9250 £15900 126 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 83% 0% 10% £9250 £12500 99 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of Stirling 83% 0% 10% £9250 £15100 99 Stirling On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 90% 5% 55% £9250 £12450 128 Bolton On campus Full-time
University of Worcester 86% 0% 25% £9250 £13100 133 Worcester On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 83% 0% 15% £9250 £14250 86 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 83% 0% 15% £9250 £14250 86 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
University of the West of Scotland 87% 0% 9% - £16400 136 Paisley On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 76% 0% 17% £9250 £17100 142 Norwich On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 76% 0% 17% £9250 £17100 142 Norwich On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 83% 0% 15% £9250 £14250 86 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University 83% 0% 15% £9250 £11000 86 Plymouth On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 85% 1% 10% £9250 £14500 127 Chichester On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 77% 0% 22% £9250 £13200 107 Luton On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 85% 1% 10% £9250 £14500 127 Chichester On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 88% 1% 16% £9250 £10500 118 Leeds On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 88% 1% 16% - £10500 118 Leeds On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 77% 0% 22% £9250 £13200 107 Luton On campus Full-time
Gower College Swansea 91% - 25% £9000 - 66 Swansea On campus Full-time
Barnsley College 91% - 40% £3995 - - Barnsley On campus Part-time
Wakefield College - - - £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University - - - £7500 - - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Middlesex University - - - £9250 £14000 - London On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University - - 25% £9250 £11000 - Plymouth On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 83% - 6% - - 126 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Burnley College - - - £9000 - - Burnley On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University - - - £6350 - - Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University 80% - 12% £9250 £11000 124 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Newman University 85% - 20% £9250 - 97 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Newman University 85% - 20% £9250 - 97 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Newman University 85% - 20% £9250 - 97 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University Academy 92 86% 0% 25% £9250 - 133 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire 83% 3% 19% - - 110 Hatfield On campus Full-time
Wakefield College 76% 0% 17% £6750 - 142 Wakefield On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College - - - £8500 - - Bury St Edmunds On campus Part-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
81 /100
34916 students of Sports Development in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Sports Development

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £19940 £19421 £23863
25-75 percentile range £16907 - £24016 £14961 - £23989 £18896 - £29362

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £20349 £20202 £24491
25-75 percentile range £16965 - £23874 £15861 - £24330 £19780 - £29835

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Sports Development

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 Development who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Sports Development

  • Local Authorities
  • Higher Education Institutions
  • Sports Councils and NGBs
  • Leisure Centres
  • Sports Centres
  • Universities

Specialisations within Sports Development

  • Sports Management
  • Sports Marketing

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Sports Development who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

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

Example below based on all graduates of Sports Development at University College Birmingham

15% Teaching Professionals
10% Caring personal services
10% Customer service occupations
10% Therapy professionals
10% Sports and fitness occupations
10% Elementary occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Process, plant and machine operatives

Grading Distribution

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

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Sports Development

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Sports Development studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE

The median salary of graduates of Sports Development was £19940 15 months after graduation, £19421 3 years after graduation and £23863 5 years after graduation.

Sport Development and Coaching at University of Lincoln received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 95 out of 100 among 16 respondents.