Strength and Conditioning

Strength and Conditioning Science BSc (Hons) Key Facts and Entry Requirements

Key Information

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Contact Programme Director
Richard Blagrove
Email: richard.blagrove@smuc.ac.uk
Tel: 020 8240 4224

Key facts

  • First degree of its kind in the UK
  • A long tradition of excellence in sport
  • £8.5 million sports village including laboratories and strength and conditioning suite
  • Enthusiastic and expert staff (all accredited by the UK Strength & Conditioning Association)
  • Strong links with professional sports clubs and governing bodies
  • Opportunities to  gain work experience both internally and externally at all levels
  • Option to spend a semester studying and coaching in the USA
  • Successful Weightlifting and Powerlifting Club (three times British University Champions)
  • Well regarded and sought after graduates
  • Happy students and an attractive, friendly campus
  • Available as a Single Honours programme
  • A range of scholarships is available for undergraduate students.


Entry requirements

  • One A Level or equivalent should be in a Science
  • Mature students who do not have normal entry requirements but have passed the NSCA accreditation exams or have applied experience in an appropriate field can also be considered
  • Grade C or above in GCSE English, Mathematics and Science is also preferred
  • Lower offers may be made to outstanding sports people - please contact the Director of Sport on +44 (0) 20 8240 4330

2014/15 Entry - Red Level Course