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The Master’s programme in sports science and health (Master of Science in Sports Science and Health) provides you with in-depth insight into how you can work with sports and health in a variety of contexts.

You follow a number of compulsory subjects that provide you with strong methodological competences, and you concurrently specialise in the direction that you are passionate about.

The Master’s programme offers five specialisation options:

  • Competitive and elite sports (the specialisation subjects are offered at Campus Esbjerg)
  • Exercise as medicine
  • Training physiology – health and performance
  • Promotion of physical activity in society
  • Body, movement and culture

Competitive and elite sports

Graduates with specialisation in competitive and elite sports can perform professionally specialised functions in:

  • Organisational and managerial development of competitive and elite sports environments
  • Sustainable talent and elite environments
  • Analysis, assessment and development of practical processes related to competitive and elite sports
  • Tests, screening and intervention principles in relation to discovery, selection and development of talents and elite athletes


Why study Sports Science and Health?

  • You can choose between five different specialisations
  • In the Master’s programme for sports science and health, you will be part of an active study environment characterised by high academic standards and informal student networks.
  • Job opportunities range right from teaching, communication and research to consulting and coaching. In both the public and private labour markets.