University of Gloucestershire

School of Sport and Exercise

Sport and Christian Outreach (Sport chaplaincy)


Gloucester, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PGDip in Sport and Christian Outreach ( Sport Chaplaincy), MA Sport and Christian Outreach (sport Chaplaincy)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This course is designed for ordained clergy, church leaders and/or lay workers with a particular interest in the relationship between sport and spirituality, and whose occupational aspirations lie within the sports chaplaincy sector. The programme offers students a unique opportunity to understand, critique and develop practice in the realm of sport and spiritual development within chaplaincy roles and settings. The course is based upon the University of Gloucestershire’s established track record in community sports development and sport and Christian outreach. Programme provision also draws upon the international reputation of Redcliffe College (Gloucester, UK) as a provider of excellent missionary training. Modules are tailored towards Christian community work in sport and theology.



International Student Requirements:

You will need a good Honours Degree, or a relevant postgraduate or professional qualification, or appropriate employment experience. CRB disclosure is also required.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

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