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Overview

An interdisciplinary field that explores the complex nature of human movement and how the body responds to acute and chronic physical exertion from fitness training and, recreational and professional sports. Exercise science encompasses disciplines of exercise and sport physiology, movement analysis, training and conditioning and, sport and exercise psychology. Sport Science is a sub discipline that explores the factors influencing sport performance and strategies to improving it. There is growing demand for exercise and sports scientists around the globe.

 

ADMISSION:

• A degree in Medicine, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Exercise and Sports Science or equivalent

• Selection of students will be based on the marks obtained in the degree examination

• An interview will be conducted to assess aptitude towards sports

 

COURSE STRUCTURE AND CORE CONTENTS OF THE PROGRAM

• Two year program (4 semesters) at Manipal Academy of Higher Education

• Exercise and Sports Physiology (theory and practicum)

• Movement Analysis (theory and practicum)

• Training and Conditioning (theory and practicum)

• Nutrition and Human Performance

• Sports and Exercise Psychology

• Externship at India’s leading sports organizations

• Dissertation

 

COURSE OUTCOMES:

On completion, graduates will have competence in performing the following

• Physiological performance assessment for athletes, normal healthy and people with controlled disease

• Movement/Biomechanical analysis of various sports

• Training and conditioning athletes

• Manage a fitness/wellness facility

 

SCOPE OF WORK:

Graduates on completion, will have the knowledge, skills and abilities to work in Sports medicine centers, professional sports organizations, corporate fitness/wellness industries and occupational health as

• Exercise and Sports Physiologists

• Movement Analysts/Biomechanists

• Trainers/ Health Fitness Specialists/ Exercise Specialists

• Sports Science Administrators and Faculty

• Scientists involved in research pertaining to health and human performancerds sports. 

 

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Duration

2 years (4 semesters)

Key Dates & Deadlines

15

Wed Jul 15 2020

Jul ' 20

Last date to Apply

01

Sep ' 20

Tentative Course Commencement Date

Facilties

Healthcare
Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Innovative Center
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research

Labs
Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Libraries
Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

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