Degree Programme



The Procision Football programme, in conjunction with Procision Oxford & Reading, Hungerford Town Didcot Town, North Leigh and Ardley United Football Clubs provides a perfect platform to study this unique blended learning degree.

Procision have an excellent track record for running successful education and football projects and due to the overwhelming success of the programme, we created this L4, 5 and 6 pathway. This partnership combines the higher education academic expertise of Loughborough College with an unrivalled footballing development programme that we pride ourselves on here at Procision Oxford.

Why study the degree


We are extremely proud to run a unique and industry-relevant degree programme.

These courses provide the whole package, allowing all of our undergraduates to study for an industry-recognised BSc or BA degree, with additional embedded courses, and the opportunity to train and play full-time for a step 2-5 football club. 

 Our offer to the students that enrol on the course with us:

- Student loan and finance

- full timetable

- full time football playing step 5. We will be offering the lads 3-4 training sessions per week as a squad. A pretty unique offer.. 

- Gym membership

- Every training session and game will be filmed and match analysed. 

- A level 1 coaching qualification 

We are also in talks with a well known company in China and hopefully will be able to send the degree lads over for a work experience placement coaching in Asia. 

This is also open to people interested in a role within football other than playing! Full work experience opportunities alongside the degree include some off the following:

- Strength and Conditioning 

- Coaching

- Physiotherapy 

- Match Analysis

- Many more

So whatever your chosen pathway in football we have a real life experience to put your learning into practice. 

Why Loughborough / Nottingham Trent Uni


Renowned for sporting excellence, Loughborough is home to some of the world’s elite athletes and sports professionals and therefore has a world-class 440-acre campus to match. Not just exceptional for sport, 98% of Loughborough College students are either in employment or further study within 6 months of graduating, and that is owed to the commitment from the college to embed ‘CV builders’ into all of the courses that they deliver. 

As with the blended learning degrees on offer, all students will benefit from an ongoing enrichment programme, whereby they will be immersed within their chosen football club and gain priceless hands-on experience; ranging from coaching to interviewing, filming, photography and many other relevant facets.

Our blended degree programmes allow you to study a degree alongside your busy

sporting commitments, supporting you to excel in both. Blended learning provides

the perfect combination of online learning, facilitated, timetabled and supported by our tutors

plus a small number of contact days at the Loughborough College campus.

Your learning will be supported by a wide range of engaging and interactive online resources, and you will be guided expertly

through the programme by Loughborough College lecturers and tutors, as well as by

staff at Procision Oxford.

You will have your own academic tutor from the college assigned to you, who will liaise

with staff from the club in order to ensure that you are keeping on track to reach your full potential.

Where will the Degree course take place?


These innovative ‘Blended Learning’ will be based at the state of the art facilities of Tilsley Park in Abingdon, Radley College and our partner clubs. 

The courses were specifically crafted by industry professionals, to provide a cutting-edge academic programme which allowed the elite athletes at Loughborough to study flexibly around their sporting commitments, to ensure they could reach their true potential in their given sport.

We are delighted to provide a bespoke degree package, which combines online learning with dedicated contact days at the university campus; allowing our students the best experience with both our first-class footballing programme and of course the superb facilities and experts on hand at the Loughborough College.

BSC (HONS) in Sports Coaching


Course Length: 

1 Year (HNC)

2 Years (HND)

3 Years (Full BSc Honours Degree)

What is blended learning?

Blended learning provides the perfect combination of online/distance learning and contact day attendance, which is ideal for those balancing their studies alongside other professional or sporting commitments.

The blended learning nature of this course will enable you to learn flexibly around your sporting, family or work commitments.

About this course?

You will put your theory into practice through applied studies, placements and assessments. Renowned for our provision of high-quality teaching, your learning will include online lectures, seminars and activities, as well as coaching practice and independent study.

Assessments include a range of essays, projects, presentations and reports. Such diversity will allow you to experience various modes of academic and professional practice, developing your abilities and refining your skills in preparation for your next steps.

We have an excellent support system in place. Academic tutors will work closely with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress to ensure that you achieve your best.

About the Course


What are the areas covered by this course?

The programme provides opportunities to develop your management skills. You will gain knowledge and understanding of operations, finance, human resources, leadership, quality and finance, which will be applied to sports facilities and events.

Progression opportunities?

Following this programme, many of our successful students have gained employment in sport and leisure management. Alternatively, you may progress on to postgraduate studies at master’s level.

How to apply?

To apply contact us via email 

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