Sport and
Exercise Science

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The sports sector is thriving with over 17,000 people currently employed in the sport and fitness sector in Greater Manchester. Sport England expects an increase of at least 3,000 jobs over the next five years in the coaching sector in the North West alone, so it’s the right time to start thinking about a career in the industry.

Our courses range from sports science, coaching and fitness and allow you to focus on the key aspects of the sports industry. UCEN Manchester will support you every step of the way to achieve your career goals.

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Reasons to choose us

  • Industry standard equipment

    Use the state-of-the-art equipment at our newly redeveloped Openshaw campus

  • Industry published tutors

    Our staff continue to contribute to their respective fields through practical work, research and specialist groups.

  • Industry standard programmes

    Benefit from our extensive range of statistical analysis programmes

  • Flexible learning patterns

    Choose from a range of delivery options including one, two or three-year degree-level courses so you can build confidence a year at a time.

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