Fully Funded MRes: Leicester City FC & University of Derby

Website University of Derby

LMRes Sport and Exercise Performance Analysis Internship (funded by Leicester City Football Club – full UK/EU bursary)

Closing Date: 10 June 2019

Interview Date: 25 June 2019

Start Date: Induction at LCFC in August 2019. Induction at the University of Derby week commencing 23 September 2019

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Department: Department of Life Sciences, Sport, Outdoor and Exercise Science

Role title: MRes Sport and Exercise Science / Sport Science Internship

Fees: £7650 (covered through bursary)

International applications are welcomed; however, applicants should be aware that the bursary is only to the amount of UK/EU fees

Responsible to: Leicester City Football Club Lead Academy Performance Analyst / Derby University Sport and Exercise MRes Programme Leader

Start Date: Induction at LCFC – August 2019. MRes enrolment will be week commencing 23 September 2019.


Leicester City Football Club (LCFC) is providing a full bursary award toward fees for aUniversity of Derby MRes study as part of an ongoing relationship between Derby University Sport and Exercise Science and LCFC. In this unique opportunity, the successful candidates will support the performance analysis and coaching team under the supervision of the Lead Academy Performance Analyst in the collection of data to support the MRes project and answer a performance question specific to the LCFC Academy Performance Plan. Contact time on the MRes and with LCFC will be approximately 30 hours per week but may include weekend and unsociable hours. Subsequently, LCFC will contribute a full fee bursary to the students MRes fees.


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