University of Winchester

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: The University of Winchester

Sport and Exercise (Taught)

Course options

There are other course options available which may have a different vacancy status or entry requirements – view the full list of options

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

MRes Sport and Exercise at Winchester seeks to develop student expertise in a specific aspect of the sport and exercise domain. Specifically students have the opportunity to focus on physiology, biomechanics, coaching, sociology, strength and conditioning, business, exercise and health, or medicine. This innovative programme is designed to offer bespoke postgraduate provision to students from a wide range of sport and exercise-focused backgrounds. Students are given the opportunity to tailor their programme of study to their own specific areas of interest. As a result eight separate award titles are available to students: MRes Sport and Exercise (Physiology); MRes Sport and Exercise (Biomechanics); MRes Sport and Exercise (Coaching); MRes Sport and Exercise (Sociology); MRes Sport and Exercise (Strength and Conditioning); MRes Sport and Exercise (Business); MRes Sport and Exercise (Exercise and Health); MRes Sport and Exercise (Medicine). Students are supported when choosing which pathway to pursue. The programme also offers students the opportunity to undertake a substantial year-long research project of their choice under the guidance of expert staff from the Department of Sport and Exercise, further enabling students to tailor the programme to focus on their specific area of interest.

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree or professional experience in the area of study.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6An overall score of 6.0, including 5.5 in writing is required. If you require Student Visa sponsorship, you will require a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9250 Whole course
Scotland £9250 Whole course
Wales £9250 Whole course
Channel Islands £9250 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £9250 Whole course
EU £10725 Whole course
International £10725 Whole course

Additional fee information

For further information about any additional costs associated with this course please see the individual course page on the University of Winchester website (
Sport and Exercise at University of Winchester - UCAS