Sport, Health and Applied Science at St Mary's University, Twickenham - UCAS

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Course summary

The MRes in Sport, Health and Applied Science is a unique opportunity for you to undertake a Master’s degree, with a specific research focus. Why study Master's in Research: Sport, Health and Applied Science? We provide a range of opportunities to work closely with world-leading researchers from our Faculty in areas such as:

  • Biomechanics
  • Health sciences
  • Nutrition
  • Psychology
  • Skill acquisition and motor learning
  • Sport and exercise physiology
  • Sport rehabilitation
  • Strength and conditioning
The programme is a one year (full-time) or two year (part-time) course that aims to provide research-orientated training in a vibrant educational environment. The degree will be ideal for you if you have completed an undergraduate research project and have an interest in developing your research ideas in collaboration with a selected supervisor. If you have a long-term interest in completing a PhD or pursuing a career in research you will benefit from undertaking this MRes programme. We have a number of established research relationships with professional organisations, clinics and businesses. These connections can provide some MRes students with the rare opportunity to complete a collaborative project in an applied research environment.


Modules include: skills for the researcher; research methods; statistics; research methods 2; supervised research project.

Assessment method

You will be assessed in ways that reflect the requirements of researchers in the real world. Methods of assessment include written reviews and reports, data analysis tasks, journal article reviews and research proposals.

Entry requirements

Upper second class degree (or equivalent) in a related field. Related fields include sport science, physical education, sport rehabilitation and physiotherapy. Applicants with other appropriate qualifications or experience will be considered.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £15750 Year 1
England £7250 Year 1
Scotland £7250 Year 1
Wales £7250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7250 Year 1
International £15750 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport, Health and Applied Science at St Mary's University, Twickenham - UCAS