Department of Sport

Student-Athlete Support Services


We take pride in the performance sport environment that we provide at University of Nottingham. Alongside world-class coaching and state-of-the-art performance facilites, we provide a holistic model of support to provide a platform for students to develop and thrive.

The support staff and practioners that deliver athlete support services have worked with Olympic, Commonwealth and World Championships athletes around the world.

Explore our performance support programme below and find our why University of Nottingham is one of the top student-athlete performance environments in the U.K.

Strength and Conditioning

Strength and Conditioning

Athletes work with our dedicated strength and conditioning team, who focuses on injury prevention and performance management.



Our on-site sports injury clinic boasts a hydrotherapy pool and ice-cold plunge pool to add water-based recovery to our sports massage and rehabilitation services.



With student-athlete wellbeing our primary aim, our teams work with a sport psychologist to assist athletes and coaches to achieve optimal psychological preparedness for training and competitions.

Performance lifestyle

Performance Lifestyle

Our aim is to support athlete well-being and to encourage and facilitate their personal and professional development alongside their competitive sporting careers

World class coaching

World Class Coaching

Our coaching team includes some of of the country's top experts, with many programmes hosting full-time staff dedicated to performance sport.



Sport Scholarship Programme

Sport scholarships

Our range of sports scholarships are aimed at providing an unrivalled level of support to the brightest and best talents in the sporting world.


University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000