Foundation Degree

Study with QPR

ARE you passionate about community sport and a career in the football industry? If so, come and study with the Super Hoops.

  • Gain a university-level qualification whilst studying at QPR in the Community Trust
  • Develop the necessary skills and qualities that are required to work within professional football club community departments, or national governing bodies
  • A unique opportunity to learn and develop within a professional sports environment
  • Students will be enrolled as a student at the University of South Wales and have access to the university’s online library, blackboard and learning materials
  • Range of coaching opportunities with the Community Trust and Academy staff
  • Lectures, seminars and tutorials delivered at Loftus Road Stadium via online material

What can we offer you?

  • The two-year course will teach you aspects of football coaching and sports development
  • Modules include: Principles of coaching, Community sport in practice, Community sports development
  • FA Level Two Award in Coaching Football
  • Experience of a range of football, sports, education and social inclusion programmes
  • Volunteering at match days and events

    Entry Requirements
    We will consider applications on an individual basis, however, typically you will need:
  • Minimum DD at A-Level (with at least one A Level in Science, Maths, PE) or BTEC Merit, Merit in a relevant subject.
  • FA Level One Award in Coaching Football (desirable)
  • Three A*-C's at GCSE, including English and maths 

Exit Routes

  • Top up to a full BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Coaching or Sports Development
  • Coaching opportunities in America (during summer break)
  • Job opportunities at QPR in the Community Trust or QPR FC

Cost

  • Tuition fees approx. £8,000 per academic year (covered by student finance)
  • £180 approximately for sports kit


To register your interest email [email protected] or call 0208 740 2509 if you have any questions.