Higher or Further Education

Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University offers a range of flexible online courses in coaching, business, healthcare and more, which you can study while you work.



Hartpury College

Hartpury College

The Hartpury Football Elite Programme is the ideal setting for talented football players to combine top level football in a professional atmosphere while furthering their education. You will have the opportunity to compete at the highest level of university sport and complete your studies in a variety of degree subjects.

Leeds City College

Leeds City College

Leeds City College Sport Academy (In partnership with Farsley AFC) - Be part of a nationally recognised programme with links to degree courses, semi-professional football and opportunities to play abroad.


Liverpool John Moore’s University

Liverpool John Moore’s University

Are you interested in pursuing sport as a full-time career? Join world leaders in Sport and Exercise Sciences at Liverpool John Moores University. LJMU offer first class degree programmes in state of the art facilities in Sport & Exercise Sciences, Science & Football and Applied Sports Psychology.


Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University is the largest campus-based undergraduate university in the UK with a total student population of 37,000. Their aim is to be the University for World Class professionals.


Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Interested in a Performance Football and Degree Programme? NTU is the perfect environment to be a full time footballer whilst gaining a degree at a top 20 sporting University.



The Open University

The Open University

The Open University provides high-quality distance learning for all, so join our millions of students who have already begun their life-changing journey.



Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Established in 1992, Staffordshire University has evolved into one of the country’s most dynamic, progressive and forward-thinking learning institutions. Explore a wide range of exciting and ground-breaking courses in the area of sports, leisure and media; study in state of the art facilities for journalism and technology; work with tutors with in-depth industry experience.

Southampton Solent University

Southampton Solent University

Southampton Solent University is a ‘leader in football-related academic study’, with two successful football-specific degree programmes delivered by highly qualified, industry-experienced staff and offering work placement opportunities with professional clubs.


Tresham College

Tresham College

Tresham offers you the opportunity to continue your football development whilst also studying for a career in sport, leisure and fitness (courses include gym instruction through to degree level).



University Centre Doncaster

University Centre Doncaster

University Centre Doncaster is one of the largest providers of higher education in the region. They provide inspiring programmes designed to suit the skills and ambitions of their students.



University College of Football Business (UCFB)

University College of Football Business (UCFB)

UCFB is a World First in Higher Education, offering University Degrees in the Football, Sports and Leisure Industries. With inspiring campus sites situated within Wembley Stadium and Burnley Football Club, students live, learn and work in classrooms overlooking the pitch.


University of Chichester

University of Chichester

University of Chichester aims to be a university community that inspires and enables individuals to exceed their expectations. Sport related programmes include a Football Coaching & Performance degree with potential placement opportunities at Football League clubs. Links with local semi-professional clubs give you the chance to continue your playing career alongside your studies.

University of Stirling

University of Stirling

University of Stirling football scholarships provide players with a fantastic package of training, competition and funding support alongside their studies. Students compete in the semi-professional Scottish Sun Lowland League and in British Universities’ football. Footballers with international honours as well as former professional players at Academy and Senior Club level can apply for a football scholarship.