UCFB provides an exceptional environment to live and learn in, with award-winning postgraduate facilities in two inspirational campuses; the iconic Wembley Stadium, London, the English home of football and sport and the state-of-the-art Etihad Stadium, Manchester, part of the modern Etihad Campus sporting facility.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • UCFB is dedicated to the delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the operational and business facets of the football, sports industries.
  • UCFB provides an exceptional environment to live and learn in, with award-winning postgraduate facilities in two inspirational campuses.
  • We give each individual student the opportunity to study a traditional academic subject within the context of an industry for which they have a genuine passion.

About

Education

A World First in Higher Education, UCFB offers university degrees in the football business and wider sport and events industries.

  • Undergraduate Degrees
  • Postgraduate Degrees
  • Executive Education
  • Short Study Experiences

Career

Our pastoral care and personal development programme ties in directly with career development, informing your work-related activities and ultimately leading to you finding the right place for you in the football, sports and entertainment industries.

Short Courses

Education & Training (1)
Journalism & Media (1)
Social Sciences (1)

Services

Student services

Each student will be supported by a Personal Tutor. The Personal Tutor will be the first point of contact for each student, supporting personal and academic development across their three years of study.

Housing services

We provide accommodation for full-time registered students at each of our campus locations. Each of our Halls of Residence are located within walking distance of our campuses.

We have a strong commitment to the pastoral support of our residents. At all our Halls of Residence a pastoral team encourage safe, secure and happy residential living environment and provide discreet support for students when they need help, whether practical or emotional.

Library services

The Library offers fantastic resources and facilities including: front facing library assistance; one-one study skill sessions covering referencing, assignment structure and research skills; thousands of books, hundreds of Journals and current affair publications and newspapers.

ICT services

Computing facilities and services across both campuses include: all-in-one desktop PCs; internet and Wifi laptops; printing, photocopying and scanning facilities; Office 365 email accounts; use of the Virtual Learning Environment and many more useful student facilities.

Medical services

We provide guidance and information for both applicants and current students seeking continuing support for dyslexia, medical conditions, mental health difficulties and other disabilities

Student Life

Campus life

UCFB provides an exceptional environment to live and learn in, with award-winning facilities in three inspirational campuses; the iconic Wembley Stadium, London, the English home of football and sport; the state-of-the-art Etihad Stadium, Manchester, part of the modern Etihad Campus sporting facility, and the historic Turf Moor, Burnley, home of Burnley Football Club

Sports facilities

The UCFB Athletic Union facilitates all students to take part in sport of some nature during their academic career, whether it is as a competitor, participant, organiser or spectator. With both competitive and recreational activities being played every Wednesday afternoon and at other convenient times during term time, it is the perfect opportunity to get involved and represent UCFB in a variety of sports, including football, netball, futsal, rugby, cricket, tennis or martial arts, to name just a few. UCFB enter teams and individuals into the competitive BUCS leagues and tournaments for a range of sports.

Student clubs

  • At UCFB, the Students’ Union’s role is to support and represent UCFB students and make their experience as exciting and rewarding as possible, as well as presenting students with as many opportunities as it can.
  • The UCFB Athletic Union facilitates all students to take part in sport of some nature during their academic career, whether it is as a competitor, participant, organiser or spectator.

Accreditation

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) undertook a Higher Education Review at UCFB College of Football Business Ltd in 2014. This review has now been published for public viewing and can be found at qaa.ac.uk.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

London, England, United Kingdom

Other Degrees

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