University of Worcester
Cricket Coaching & Management (Integrated Masters) MSport
University of Worcester

Key Course Facts

Salary

Salary of Graduates in Sport and Exercise Sciences

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Sport and Exercise Sciences at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23000 £21000 £25500
25-75 percentile range £20000 - £26000 £16500 - £24000 £21000 - £29500


Salary of all UK Graduates of Sport and Exercise Sciences

  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

Course Description

Overview

This four year Integrated Masters in Cricket Coaching and Management is the only course of its type in the UK. Our innovative combination of cricket coaching, management and development will equip you with operational, strategic and project management expertise to enable you to take a dynamic approach to leading innovation and change within the sector.

The course is supported by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), Worcestershire County Cricket Club and County Cricket Boards including Gloucestershire & Worcestershire. - providing opportunities for work experience and placements.

The degree will enhance your employment prospects through both vocationally recognised cricket coaching qualifications and relevant cricket coaching opportunities, both domestically and overseas.

An Integrated Master's degree is a four year programme which combines undergraduate and postgraduate study into a single course. A BSc in Cricket Coaching and Management is an exit award option at the end of year 3.

Key features

  • Practical activities with theoretical concepts frequently applied to practical working environments
  • An academic course that embraces the cricket season and has been developed in consultation with a range of cricket industry experts.
  • Two placement opportunities in year 3 and 4 of the course (domestic and/or international)
  • 4 years focused on cricket coaching, management & development leading to a Masters qualification
  • Expert staff in the areas of coaching and sport management
  • Opportunities to engage in the ECB Coach Education Pathway and to obtain Cricket Tutoring Qualifications
  • Applied cricket experiences throughout the degree including performance analysis in Cricket

Why the University of Worcester?

The University of Worcester is a close-knit and high-achieving community where students are supported to succeed at every level.

The University is a truly inclusive place where every person counts as an individual. From designing imaginative facilities to providing practical support and tailored learning, we strive to help people of all backgrounds and abilities to achieve their own rich potential. We work hard to break down barriers and provide opportunities for all.

Recent University of Worcester achievements

  • Shortlisted for Times Higher Education’s University of the Year in 2016, 2019 and 2020
  • Top 5 in the UK for Quality Education in Times Higher Education’s University Impact Rankings 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022
  • Sustainability Institution of the Year in the Green Gown Awards 2019
  • Top 10 for Sustained Employment - Longitudinal Educational Outcomes survey (2017)

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Cricket Coaching & Management (Integrated Masters) MSport at University of Worcester

21% Media Professionals
13% Customer service occupations
11% Teaching Professionals
11% Elementary occupations
6% Administrative occupations
5% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals
4% Sales occupations
2% Administrative occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

Plus GCSE English Language and Maths

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Sport and Exercise Sciences

Qualification requirements

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • All other courses
    • 4.5
    • Foundation year
    • 6.5
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 6.0
    • Undergraduate Degrees

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Cricket Coaching & Management (Integrated Masters), MSport, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Costs

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2025

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

University Rankings

Positions of University of Worcester in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of University of Worcester in related subject specific rankings.

Sports Science

    • #31 
    • #41 
    Sports Science
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

See all 10 university rankings of University of Worcester

About University of Worcester

The University of Worcester (UW) is a publicly funded research university, located in Worcester, England. Dating back to 1946 as an Emergency Teacher Training College, it was only in 2005 that UW received official university status. The university’s main campus is known as St John’s and is where most of the courses take place, although those related to business, computing, marketing and management are taken on by the university’s secondary campus which is known as City Campus.

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Student composition of University of Worcester

undergraduates:
6750
postgraduates:
1230
Total:
7980
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