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Sport and exercise science and rehabilitation courses

Set your sights on sport and exercise science and rehabilitation

From supporting top athletes to working in personal fitness or community sport, we’ll help you go further in the industry.

Open Days

Discover more about our range of courses and get a feel for life at Middlesex for yourself at our next Open Day.

Why study sports exercise science and rehabilitation at Middlesex?

You’ll have access to our unique sports facilities at StoneX Stadium, home to Saracens RFC, which includes the brand new £23 million redevelopment project of the West Stand.

What will you learn/gain?

Our staff are active sports professionals. Many are involved in coaching, sport massage and sport performance and maintain close links with industry. This will allow you to build knowledge and practices at the forefront of the sporting industry.

What are your career prospects?

We work closely with prestigious sports organisations like Tottenham Hotspur Football Club and Saracens Rugby Club, enabling you to build professional contacts while you study. Previous graduates have have begun their sport career in areas such as sport rehabilitation clinics, health clinics, elite or amateur sports teams, the leisure and fitness industry, or occupational health units.

Sport at Middlesex

As the top university in London for Sports Science (Guardian League table 2023), you’ll have access to our unique sports facilities at StoneX Stadium, including clinical teaching rooms, sport injury clinics and research labs.

We offer a unique blend of academic study, with practically applied sessions where you can develop the skills and knowledge required in the “real world” of the sport industry.

Our dedicated staff are committed to providing you the best experience and work closely with organisations like Tottenham Hotspur and Saracens Rugby Club so you can build professional contacts while you study.

As a postgraduate, aim even higher with access to academy and elite players and coaches.

Sports Science West Stand tours

Our high-tech training centre at West Stand StoneX Stadium is a £24 million centre of excellence for simulation-based learning in healthcare and sports science, in partnership with Saracens. It has the latest tech and facilities to help you link classroom theory with professional skills.

The next tours for Nursing/Midwifery and Sports Science take place monthly.

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Our Sport courses at a glance

Saracens Rugby partnership

Excellent reputation

Leading industry academics

Studying at the London Sport Institute

Sport facilities

Our sport and exercise science facilities are based near our Hendon campus at the Stone X Stadium, giving you unique access to academy and elite players and coaches.

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Meet Our Grads: Sports Science

Want to learn more about how we support you with your career hear from our MSc Sports Performance Analysis student, Nicodemus.

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MDX announces exciting new sport science partnership with London City Lionesses football club

Our London Sport Institute is partnered with the London City Lionesses, the women’s professional football club. As a result, our students benefit from placement opportunities working with top-class athletes. Staff and students are also collaborating with the club on research focused on the advancement of women in sport.

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Lincoln City's Tom Pett is hoping for a double celebration this year

Winning promotion and graduating from Middlesex University.

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