Moray House School of Education and Sport

Student opportunites

On this programme you can access excellent sports facilities and take the opportunity to Study Abroad for a year.

Sports Facilities 

Students playing sports in sports hall

As a student on this programme, you’ll be based in Moray House’s Institute for Sport, Physical Education and Health Sciences.

Here we offer comprehensively-equipped laboratories for human performance, exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology and motor skills.

For anyone with an interest and involvement in sport, Edinburgh is ideal - with facilities and societies catering for 24 of the 26 Olympic sporting disciplines.

Facilities for Sport-related Teaching and Research

Sport & Exercise at the University

The Institute is connected to the University’s Sport and Exercise facilities, offering specialist gymnasia, sports halls, a swimming pool and fitness suites. The Peffermill complex is located nearby and provides high quality pitches for various sports. 

The excellence of our facilities provide a quality infrastructure to support effective and efficient programme delivery.

Sport and Exercise


Study Abroad

In Year 3, international study opportunities are available on comparable courses in European universities as well as at a range of universities in the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

Bobbie studied the BSc Sport and Recreation Management programme and studied in the USA in 2019/20. Hear from Bobbie about her experiences. 




For information about studying abroad during your studies at the University of Edinburgh, see the Go Abroad section of the website.

Go Abroad