Ahead In Sport

Applied Football Studies

Ahead In Sport and The University of Salford Business School are proud to offer the UK’s first jointly delivered online programme, BSc (Hons) Applied Football Studies, aimed at players and those who work or volunteer in the football industry.

  • Unique and innovative online delivery
  • Train full-time with UEFA ‘A’ Licence Coaches & Sport Science support
  • Play against semi-professional and professional clubs
  • Work placement opportunities with our industry partners
  • Designed to work alongside your existing football commitments
  • Study a programme that has been informed by research and professional practice
  • Learn through a combination of activities,
  • lectures and seminars delivered online
  • Learn from tutors with a practical understanding of football and the wider sports industry
  • Be supported by industry mentors to develop your career aspirations
  • Eligible for student finance and the PFA Bursary