Sport & exercise sciences

Are you ready to join our team? We want you to get involved, follow your passion and reach your potential. We don't want you to sit on the sidelines, we want you to apply the skills and knowledge we teach you so you can make a real impact to the health of athletes and the wider population alike. Below you can see the partners that have joined us. So will you?

Sport, exercise and health sciences

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate courses

Take a guided tour of our sports and exercise science labs!

Olympic Silver Medallist Mark Robertson on his experience at Edinburgh Napier

Students spend a lot of time in the lab learning how to do useful stuff....They’re experiencing the day-to-day realities of what it’s like to work with professional athletes.

Dr Tony Westbury

Lecturer, MSc Sport Performance Enhancement

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Everybody can move more

We work with cancer survivors to encourage them to get active and stay active. Our Associate Professor Anna Campbell MBE applies the results of her research to the real world. Anna works with Macmillan to provide exercise classes specifically for cancer survivors throughout Scotland.

After hearing she had been awarded an MBE, Anna explains her research and the importance of staying active after a cancer diagnosis.

MSc Clinical Exercise Science

Check out our MSc in Clinical Exercise science, where Anna teaches students about the impact of her work , and you can learn how everybody can use physical activity to become athletes and develop their potential. 

We need to inspire the next generation as they’re the people that will be doing all the work. They are the ones with the energy, the new ideas, and a better grasp of new technology.

Professor Geraint Florida-James

Applied Sport Scientist at Edinburgh Napier University

Sighthill Campus

9 Sighthill Court
Edinburgh
EH11 4BN

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