Research is an essential component of the School’s activity and it is committed to maintaining an infrastructure and intellectually stimulating environment that support the development of the next generation of researchers. Applications for postgraduate research are welcome across the diverse sport, exercise, physical culture, and health disciplines in which the School’s academic staff specialise.
In addition to subject-specific support from a supervisory team, students can benefit from a programme of research training that is designed to build on existing knowledge and develop advanced skills and expertise.
Career and Personal Development
Graduates of this Sport and Exercise Science - Sports Studies programme at University of Lincoln often take up positions as researchers or academics in universities or institutes of higher education. Some have also used the experience for personal development and have gone on to take jobs in the health and/or exercise professions, sports-related industries, and relevant charities.
Research Areas, Projects and Topics
The School is currently undertaking research in a number of areas at national and international levels.
The research is organised under the remit of our two, primary research groupings:
- Performance Research Group (including biofeedback in sport; physiology of exercise and sport performance)
- Wellbeing Research Group (including health advancement research; sport & exercise psychology).
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.
DisciplinesSports Management Sports Sciences View 4 other PhDs in Sports Management in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- MPhil: First or upper second class honours degree in a related subject.
- PhD: Master’s degree in a relevant subject area and with a substantial research component. Exceptionally, a first class honours degree will be considered.
International16100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year
National4495 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4495 GBP per year
- Home: £2,248/year
- International: £8,050/year
Living costs for Lincoln
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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