Birmingham City University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sports Therapy

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Course summary

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Underpinned by the latest research, and accredited by the Society of Sports Therapists, this BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy course is a chance for you to be able to provide the very best care and management for professional athletes and individuals to aid their recovery and support performance. You will have the opportunity to carry out a sandwich year, where you will take on a work placement, providing you with essential experience and hands-on learning, aiding your development. These placements could either be national or international, and could see you work with professional sports teams or within regular clinics, where you’ll work on real-life cases and perform diagnoses on students and members of the public. This course is accredited by The Society of Sports Therapists - the largest governing body of Sports Therapists in the UK to ensure the course remains relevant and aligned with industry standards. You'll be taught in our £71 million City South Campus, complete with state-of-the-art facilities including two sports therapy clinic rooms (where you will take part in real-life clinics with patients from year 1 of the course), fitness suite and innovative teaching classrooms. Find out more by visiting the Birmingham City University website!

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • The Society of Sports Therapists

How to apply

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City South Campus, Edgbaston
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)



Successful candidates will be required to obtain an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance via the Faculty prior to enrolling on this course.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6.5Applicants who have not received their secondary school education in English will require an overall IELTS score of 6.5, with no subtest below 6

f English is studied at GCSE Level but as a second language, IELTS must be completed to qualify for UK L2 requirement.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

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Sports Therapy at Birmingham City University - UCAS