UCFB is a world first in higher education, offering university degrees in the football, sport and events industries.
UCFB provides an exceptional environment to live and learn in, with award-winning facilities in two iconic campuses located in and around the iconic Wembley Stadium, London, and Etihad Stadium, Manchester.
The institution has developed a profile of pioneering qualifications to enable those working within the industry to drive forward their career, and to provide a gateway for those aspiring to pursue their ambitions of working in this global multi-billion-pound market sector. Our degree programmes give each student the opportunity to study a traditional academic subject within the context of an industry for which they have a genuine passion and interest. Media, marketing, coaching, finance and psychology are just some of the key areas of the football and sport industries covered by our programmes
In addition to these, UCFB also offer it’s unique Complementary CurriculumTM programme of best-in-class executive speakers and exceptional work experience opportunities to ensure UCFB students graduate with the tools necessary to succeed in these competitive industries. Guest speakers have previously included England manager Gareth Southgate; former Liverpool footballer and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher and BBC Sport presenter Gabby Logan, and students have worked for esteemed organisations such as The Football Association, UEFA and Everton FC.
UCFB is proud to announce that an incredible 93% of current graduates are in employment, with two thirds of graduates working within the sport industry.