MSc Sport Performance Enhancement


Edinburgh Napier University    School of Applied Sciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year | 2-4 years
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The MSc Sport Performance Enhancement programme offers a unique opportunity to delve into the scientific principles that underpin sport and apply them to enhance performance. Whether you have a background in Sport Science, Coaching, or Physiotherapy, this course will equip you with specialist knowledge and applied techniques to pursue a career in the field. With a strong focus on practical skills and supported by well-equipped laboratory facilities, you will have the chance to work on real-life projects and tackle ethical challenges. This interdisciplinary programme also allows you to choose between studying two disciplines broadly or diving deep into one. Take your passion for sport to the next level with this comprehensive and dynamic course.

About the course

Develop specialist knowledge of the scientific principles underpinning sport and apply to the context of performance enhancement.

MSc Sport Performance Enhancement will give you expert knowledge in a specialist area of the science of sport performance. It will develop applied techniques which will help you pursue a career in sport science support, academic research, teaching or other science-based professions.

The applied focus of this course is supported by contemporary, well-equipped and supported laboratory facilities.

The course content is aligned to the requirements of supervised experience (SE) with the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES).

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Entry Requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at a 2:2 or above, or equivalent. We look for candidates to have a background in Sport Science, Sport and Exercise Science, Coaching Science and Physiotherapy in order to be eligible for this programme.

We may also consider backgrounds in Physiology, Psychology, Physical Education, Sport Science, Sport & Exercise Science if the candidate can demonstrate a background in coaching/performance.

We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.


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