The burgeoning elite sports industry requires professionals who are able to push athletes to reach their peak potential. This degree is the ideal sport and exercise science route for students who aspire to work with elite sportspeople at the top of their profession. The demand for your skills is evident in the fact that it is now compulsory for Premier League football clubs to employ strength and conditioning professionals. Gain a huge advantage over by training at one of the leading sport and exercuse science universities in the UK.
Why study MSc Strength and Conditioning at Middlesex?
This course will facilitate your accreditation from relevant strength and conditioning awarding bodies and provide supervised work experience with high-level athletes. Alongside designing and implementing evidence-based, sport-specific training programmes, you will master a number of exercise techniques, including Olympic lifts and plyometrics. You will also develop research skills through both a critical review of literature and the undertaking of empirical laboratory based investigations.
You will gain experience in the sport and exercise environment through our work placement module. One of our partner organisations is Saracens Rugby Club - our facilities at their nearby Allianz Park stadium boast world-class performance laboratories, rehabilitation units and testing facilities. You will build invaluable industry contacts and we maintain contact with many of our graduates, some of whom have gone on to work with organisations such as Tottenham Hotspur, the Rugby Football Union and the English Institute of Sport.
Based in London, we are surrounded by the greatest density of top sports clubs and organisations in the UK.
We believe that all our graduates should be high achievers both practically and academically. As a result, we actively encourage students to publish their dissertation through peer-reviewed journals and conferences.
This course will facilitate your accreditation from relevant strength and conditioning awarding bodies and provide supervised work experience with high-level athletes.
The majority of our staff are active sports professionals involved in coaching and sport performance. Able to maintain close links with the industry, they can ensure current professional practice informs your studies.
Small class sizes allow you to receive the personal attention required to thrive in your studies.