What can I do with my degree?
Sport and Health Sciences

Your Careers Consultant for this subject is Tom McAndrew

What can I do with my degree?

Sport and Health Sciences

The Career Zone have produced a guide: Sport and Health Sciences Careers

You can be secure in the knowledge that a Sports Sciences degree from 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 when recruiting new graduates and our programmes have a designated Careers Tutor who liaises with the Careers and Employment Service.

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For more informatino about careers with Sport and Health Sciences, please click here.

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:

Community Rugby Coach
Fitness Coach
Football Development Officer
Freelance Personal Trainer
Health Improvement Facilitator
Hockey Coach
Officer Cadet
Personal Trainer
Professional Rugby Player
Programme Leader in Sport and Biological Sciences
Research Fellow
Research Scientist
Sea Survival Trainer
Sports Coach
Swimming Teacher

Bourne Teachers
British Army
Celsian Education
County and City Councils
Exeter Chiefs
Havas Sports
Higher Education Institutes
Langley Hospital
Lawn Tennis Association
Medical Research Council
Moffit Cancer Research Centre
NHS Gloucestershire
Riverside Leisure Centre
Schools and Colleges
The Football Association (Birmingham County FA)
Welsh Netball Association
Worcester Rugby Club
World National Lifeboat Institute

Further study
BA History
BM Medicine
First Degree Medicine
IAQ Accountancy
MEd Teaching and Learning
Modular Advanced Study in Education
MSc Education
MSc in Physiotherapy (Pre-Reg)
Neurodegenerative Disease, Quality of Life Issues
PhD in Sport and Health Sciences
PhD Psychology
PhD Sport and Body Pedagogy
PhD Sport and Health Sciences

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

Careers Consultant Sessions for Sport and Health Sciences students 

For Careers Consultant sessions from the current academic year, please click here