Find a future in sport
Home to elite athletes, professional sporting teams and industry-leading sport science research, UC is where champions are made.
Committed to hands-on learning, you’ll experience extensive placement opportunities throughout your degree, ensuring you graduate confident, industry-connected and with the skills for success in a fast-paced and dynamic sector.
Whether you want to master physiotherapy, understand the science behind human movement or create custom strength and conditioning programs for Australia’s elite athletes, Sport at UC will set you up for success.
Our Sport degrees are built to meet the industry needs of tomorrow.
Gain hands-on experience from day one with industry experts and elite athletes.
Explore the latest world-class research, putting you at the forefront of the future of sport.
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Advance your career in sport with the Master of Strength and Conditioning and you could study for less with a 20% fee-waiver for the duration of the course.
Get in quick! This offer is for new students commencing in Semester 1, 2024. Terms and conditions apply.
To learn more, contact our Future Students Team on 1800 864 226 or email us via the link below
For Health students
Get the freedom to focus on your studies, not your bank account, thanks to new ACT Government-funded scholarships.
Eligible nursing, midwifery and allied health students can receive up to $9,000* cost of living support (over 3 years) and up to $1,000 to help cover placement costs.
Find out how you can contribute to the future of Canberra’s healthcare.
Eligibility criteria apply.
As a member of the AIS Elite Athlete Education Network, the UC Sport Elite Athlete Program (EAP) has been designed to allow you to pursue academic success in parallel with your elite sporting career.
From tailored workouts and timetables to complimentary access to the UCFitx Gym and a range of scholarships, the EAP makes it easier to balance both your sporting and educational pursuits.
Learn in state-of-the-art facilities at our Sports Neighbourhood. Here you’ll find cutting-edge equipment, the ACT Brumbies, UC Capitals, UC7’s and the UC Research Institute for Sport and Exercise (UCRISE).
From Exercise Physiology to Physiotherapy, you’ll get the chance to put your skills to the test in real-world scenarios at the on-campus Health Hub.
Make your passion your career
Learn how UC graduate Tom Christian landed his dream job with the Canberra Raiders having completed his Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science with UC.
Practical learning is at the core of all our sports courses, giving you the chance to bring your learning to life. Through our industry partnerships, you’ll gain access to leading sports organisations and facilities and learn under the guidance of sport industry experts. You’ll graduate with the real-world experience and a pre-built network of industry contacts needed to hit the ground running
"It was a really supportive learning environment, with extensive practical experience and fantastic lecturers who made my time at UC meaningful and memorable. UC helped me to establish a great network within the Canberra physiotherapy community."
Lisa White (nee Schroeter)
Master of Physiotherapy