Department of Exercise Sciences

We aim to understand the role of exercise in sustaining health, improving disease outcomes, and enhancing human performance through physical activity and sport.

Undergraduate Exercise Sciences student.

Our research and teaching covers the disciplines of biomechanics, movement neuroscience, exercise physiology, metabolism and exercise and sport psychology.

Associate Professor Nicholas Gant

Our staff are internationally recognised and committed to producing high-quality research and teaching.

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Exercise science students in front of a computer display.

We offer Exercise Sciences programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

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Exercise science student testing in the teaching lab.

Find out more about our internationally recognised research across a broad range of areas within the exercise sciences.

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Megan Reyden, Exercise Science graduate.

Meet our graduates and find out where their Exercise Sciences degree has taken them.

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Patient receiving treatment in the health and rehabilitation clinic.

Our clinic provides high-quality exercise rehabilitation services for people living with heart disease and other chronic illnesses or injury.

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