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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

If you’re passionate about football, Solent University’s industry-leading football studies degree can provide you with the skills you’ll need to thrive in a variety of football roles. Past graduates are now employed in a range of clubs and organisations at all levels of the game.Solent University has been at the forefront of football education for nearly two decades and our football studies degree has emerged as the leading supplier of graduates to the football industry. Graduates have gone on to careers at Premier League clubs including Southampton, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur.This degree provides students with comprehensive knowledge and real-world experience of the football industry. Students have the opportunity to study a range of contemporary themes, as well as tailor their study to areas of specific interest within football.Endorsed by the League Managers Association, the Professional Football Coaches Association and Kick It Out, the course offers excellent work placement opportunities with professional clubs and organisations.Students are able to benefit from the opportunity to tap into the University’s extensive network of contacts in the game. Regular lectures from guest speakers - including former Premier League and international players, managers, academy directors, leading club chairmen, media professionals, match officials and England national team staff - enable students to learn from and interact with professionals who have first-hand, high-level experience within the game.Solent University is recommended as a ‘leader in football-related academic study’ by The Times Good University Guide.**What does this course lead to?**In recent years, students have secured work-based learning opportunities, internships and full-time employment with a number of clubs and associations, including:The Football AssociationThe Premier LeagueManchester United FCArsenal FCChelsea FCManchester City FCTottenham Hotspur FCBirmingham City FCWatford FCNewcastle United FCWest Ham United FCCharlton Athletic FCMillwall FCCrystal Palace FCPortsmouth FCReading FCSouthampton FCMajor League Soccer (USA).View our infographic**Who is this course for?**This football studies programme is open to students from a wide range of academic backgrounds – sport foundation year graduates will receive direct entry.Candidates should be passionate about football and aspiring to a career within a professional club or sporting organisation.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,800per year

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96 - 112 UCAS tariff points from A-levels or equivalent. A minimum of two completed A-levels.

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University information

Solent University (Southampton)

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, Southampton, SO14 0YN, England

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