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To turn your passion for sport into a dream job, you need skills and experience. Here at Edge Hill, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to practice for a lifelong career as a professional.

With excellent facilities, like our Sports Centre and labs, and exciting projects including research and real-life work placements, you’ll be active from day one of your course. Whatever area of sport, physical activity and health you decide to focus on, we’ll support you every step of the way.

At Edge Hill, you’ll discover everything you need to kickstart your career and become part of the next generation of sport professionals. 97.2% of our graduates are employed or in further study 15 months after graduation (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019/20).

On this page you’ll find 360 tours of our facilities, videos and features to give you an insight into what it’s like to study sport and physical activity at Edge Hill.


All courses in the Department of Sport and Physical Activity place a strong emphasis on practical work, underpinned by outstanding facilities including dedicated biochemistry, biomechanics, performance analysis, physiology and psychology laboratories.

Complementing the impressive academic facilities, there are £30 million of sport and leisure facilities across 60 acres on campus.

Wilson Centre 360 image tour
Sports Centre 360 image tour

Videos and vlogs

In this playlist, students talk about their experiences of studying individual courses.
In this playlist, students talk about their experiences of studying abroad, our facilities and extra opportunities.

What our students think

India Middlebrook professional photo

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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Louise Mansell Professional Image

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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