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Employers want candidates who can show they have skills beyond their degree so getting that extra experience during your time at Brunel can take you far and add value to your sport sciences degree.

You can opt for a placement course where you’ll gain work experience with one of our many prestigious partner organisations including London-based Premier League and Championship football clubs, IBM, Canon Europe, the English Institute of Sport, the Sutton Tennis Academy, plus many more.

  • British-Cycling


  • Nike




  • Sport-England


  • The FA

    The FA

  • UK Sport

    UK Sport

Our Professional Development Centre will work with you to develop your employability skills and will help you find the placement that is right for you so can you explore the world of work first hand.

You’ll also have the opportunity to attend workshops, webinars, networking events and receive personalised coaching – all designed to develop the transferable skills you need that are the most wanted by employers. 

Skills you'll develop on a sport sciences placement

Written and verbal communication

Work management and planning

Research and analysis

Teamwork and interpersonal skills

Professionalism and customer focus

Working with information technology

Start your sport sciences career with an undergraduate course 


Psychology (Sport, Health and Exercise) BSc
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences BSc
Physical Education and Youth Sport BSc
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences with Business Studies BSc
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Sport Development) BSc
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Coaching) BSc
Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (Human Performance) BSc
Life Sciences BSc