University of Derby
The University of Derby offers a wide range of sports courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels across both of their campuses, so whether students are into the science behind sport, coaching others to improve their sporting ability of looking to go into sports management; there is an option for everyone.
Derby also focus on the extra-curricular side of sport and not just the academic success. The university enters 48 teams across 16 sports in the national BUCS programme, providing students with the opportunity to represent Derby University against other universities, playing sport on a national scale.
Team Derby also offers the students that excel in individual sports the chance to take part in a scholarship and inducts them into a specialist performance sport programme. This is where talented athletes will receive specialist coaching, strength and conditioning and physiotherapy support.
Together with ‘Team Derby’ the university offers a wealth of sport, health and fitness opportunities for everyone looking to get active, try something new and better themselves.