Undergraduate Pathway in Sports Science

Why study this pathway programme?
  • Degrees have been accredited by the British Association for Sport and Exercise Science (BASES), SENr: the Sport and Exercise Nutrition register, and the Association for Physical Education (AfPE) Professional Development Board.
  • The University’s industry-standard facilities enable you to work with professional athletes on campus, to develop your practical skills and give you real-life experience.
  • The Sports Department boasts partnerships with both athletes and sports teams, including Warwickshire County Cricket Club.

Your pathway to Birmingham City University

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

University Foundation First Year Degree Second Year Degree Final Year Degree





As of September 2020, the University’s fees will be changing to £12,800 per year of study.



Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September and January

Stage 2: September

Study Location

Stage 1:
BCUIC, University House

Stage 2, 3 and 4:
City South, Edgbaston

Stage 1: University Foundation


Click below for more information on each module

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 3

  • Numerical Techniques 1

  • Biology 1

  • Physics 1

  • Design Concepts

  • Business Studies

  • ICT Skills

  • Biology 2

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Birmingham City University Degree Pathways

Click below for more information on each pathway

  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Nutrition

  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

  • BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching and Physical Education

Special entry requirements

  • Students must have a Mathematics qualification at GCSE-level or equivalent with a Grade C/4.