What can I do with my degree?

Sport and Health Sciences

The Career Zone have produced a guide: Careers for Sports Science graduates

You can be secure in the knowledge that a Sports Sciences degree from the University of Exeter has a high academic standing and will provide opportunities to develop a range of problem-solving, decision-making, personal communication and leadership skills that are demanded in many careers. Many employers target the University of Exeter when recruiting new graduates and our programmes have a designated academic as a careers tutor who works closely with the careers consultant.

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For more information about careers with Sport and Health Sciences, please visit the Prospects website.

Destinations of University of Exeter Sports and Health Science Graduates

Full time UK domiciled undergraduates (of those who completed their courses in the last three years) surveyed six months after graduation. The following are examples of destinations of graduates who finished undergraduate courses:

Sports Development Assistant
Biomedical Scientist
Health Advisor
Therapy Assistant
Assistant Manager and Coach
Professional Cricketer
Performance Analyst
Business Development Manager
Brand Management
Clinical Exercise Specialist
HR Consultant

Sport England
Grass Roots Football
Metropolitan Police Service
Adventure Plus
David Lloyd Leisure
Bristol Rugby Club
University College London
Brooks MacDonald International

Further study
MSc Sport and Health Science
MSc Paramedic Science
MA Physiotherapy
MSc Sport and Nutrition
MSc Clinical Exercise Science
MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine
MSc International Management
PGCE Physical Education
MSc Exercise Physiology
MSc Nutritional Medicine
MSc Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
PhD Children's Health and Exercise
MPhil Sport and Health Science

For more useful links look at the Sport, leisure and event management sector page.

You can also download a list of Employers of Exeter graduates in sports, leisure and event management.