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Careers Support in Sport and Exercise Sciences

Career Prospects

Here in the department of Sport and Exercise Sciences, we are very proud of the excellent career prospects of our graduates.

We are ranked 7th in the UK for our Graduate Prospects (The Guardian University League Table 2020) and 100% of our graduates are in employment or further study within 6 months of studying (16/17 Graduate DLHE). 

The average starting salary at 6 months after graduating for one of our Sport and Exercise Science graduates is £18,000 (16/17 Graduate DLHE).

We are continually striving to improve the employability of our students, by cultivating strong relationships with graduate employers and by ensuring our students are as prepared as they can be for the world of work.