Sport and Exercise Sciences apply scientific principles to physical activity and performance. Specialisations include sport psychology, exercise physiology, sports nutrition, biomechanics, and sports coaching. In the program, you'll study human physiology, biomechanics, training programs, psychology, and nutrition. Careers include sports scientist, exercise physiologist, fitness centre manager, strength and conditioning coach, and sports nutritionist. The degree equips you for roles in fitness training, coaching, and health promotion. A Master's degree can lead to advanced research or specialised coaching positions. If you're passionate about sports and the science of human performance, a Sport and Exercise Sciences degree is a valuable choice.Read more about studying a Sport and Exercise Science degree
Not sure if Sport and Exercise Science is for you?
South Africa offers very affordable Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. The ‘Rainbow Nation’ excels in disciplines like Development Studies, Social Sciences, and Natural Sciences. Tuition fees are among the lowest in the world, and many study programmes are taught in English. International students also enjoy low costs of living and have the opportunity to explore South Africa’s beautiful cities and landscape, which includes Table Mountain, the Garden Route, and gorgeous beaches.Read more about studying abroad in South Africa
Can you handle the weather in South Africa?
Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!