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Discover the latest research, explore your interests and create friendships to last a lifetime. Turn your passion into a career with the help of our forward-thinking, expert community. 

Real-world experiences, unmissable opportunities and career-enhancing partnerships.

Everything we do within the Department of Sport and Physical Activity encourages you to build upon your skills, ready to succeed in the graduate world.

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Real-world experience

We’re passionate about our students getting real-world experience. Our commitment to providing work experience opportunities means 94.6% of our graduates are employed within 15 months (Graduate Outcomes 2018/19).

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Football Club partnership

We’re really proud of our 14-year working relationship with Wigan Athletic Football Club which has allowed for some fantastic opportunities for our students, with a number of Edge Hill alumni now working for the football club’s academy.

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Tackling the Blues

Since 2013, Edge Hill has partnered with Everton in the Community (EitC), the official charity of Everton football club. The partnership is designed to improve the lives of people who live in some of the most socially and economically deprived communities in the UK while enhancing the employability of our sport and physical activity students.

The Tackling the Blues project aims to improve the mental health of young people through sport, the arts, culture and education. Tackling the Blues teaches young people strategies for good mental and physical health, promote emotional literacy and improve self-esteem and confidence.

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Meet our students

From international connections and unmissable opportunities, to links to local schools and organisations, you’ll be prepared for an amazing career after successful graduation. Our students have shared their own experiences to give you an insight into life as a student within our vibrant Sport and Physical Education department.

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I feel as though Edge Hill has helped shape me as an individual. It helps you recognise qualities in yourself that you never knew you had.

India Middlebrook

BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science

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Edge Hill has amazing links and connections with schools and sports organisations that can really help you as a student with your future career.

Louise Mansell

BA (Hons) Physical Education and School Sport

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Daniella’s year abroad

Chat to our students

Got any questions about studying sport at Edge Hill? Want to know more about student life? Or just want to chat about Edge Hill in general? 

Sport news at Edge Hill

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Dr Alex George endorses Tackling the Blues toolkit to support mental health of children and young people

Youth ambassador Dr Alex George is endorsing a new Tackling the Blues toolkit designed to help organisations support the mental health of children and young people.

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Black History Month at Edge Hill University

During Black History Month Edge Hill University is demonstrating its commitment to diversity, inclusivity and fostering a sense of belonging.

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Olympic medal-winning athlete Anyika Onuora to share remarkable life this Black History Month at Edge Hill

Olympic medal-winning athlete Anyika Onuora will visit Edge Hill University to share her remarkable life story with students and the public this Black History Month.

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Two Edge Hill students win national excellence award from professional sporting body

Two Edge Hill students have won an excellence award from the professional body for the sport and physical activity sector.

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Budding sports therapists to run free sports injury and massage clinics at Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University is offering free advice and treatment for people with musculoskeletal conditions.

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Tackling the blues – Everton in the community

Since 2013, Edge Hill has partnered with Everton in the Community (EitC), the official charity of Everton football club. The partnership is designed to improve the lives of people who live in some of the most socially and economically deprived communities in the UK while enhancing the employability of our sport and physical activity students.

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Offer holder days

If you would like to experience Edge Hill in person you can come to an offer holder day. Join a subject taster session, meet your tutors and show the campus to your loved ones.

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Virtual Tour

Immerse yourself in our campus with the virtual tour. Explore the buildings from your own home. Get a feel for our learning, living, and leisure spaces and roam the halls of our iconic buildings.