In the news : School of Sport

Read the latest news from the School of Sport at Ulster University.

Ulster University leads on international consensus statement on mental health in sport

Ulster University leads on international consensus statement on mental health in sport

10 October 2019

Ulster University hosts Northern Ireland's first elite youth football academy

Ulster University hosts Northern Ireland's first elite youth football academy

4 October 2019

Partnership between Ulster University and Irish FA continues to grow

Partnership between Ulster University and Irish FA continues to grow

24 September 2019

Ulster first university to sign up to The R&A Women in Golf Charter

Ulster first university to sign up to The R&A Women in Golf Charter

21 July 2019

All-Ireland champion graduates from Ulster University

All-Ireland champion graduates from Ulster University

9 July 2019

Ulster University honours Irish ladies hockey captain Katie Mullan

Ulster University honours Irish ladies hockey captain Katie Mullan

1 July 2019

€8.84m investment in health research trials to benefit people’s health and wellbeing

€8.8m investment in health research trials to benefit people’s health and wellbeing

1 April 2019

Ulster University brings national sport and exercise psychology conference to Belfast

Dr Gavin Breslin, researcher in Mental Health in Sport at Ulster University and author of his new book Mental Health Interventions in Sport (Routledge) led the important academic and networking event that attracted speakers from the UK, Ireland,

17 December 2018

IFA director scores distinguished graduate award

Michael Boyd, Director of football development at the Irish Football Association (IFA) has been named as First Trust Bank /Ulster University Distinguished Graduate of the Year.

11 December 2018

Ulster University honours four-time World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea

Honorary Graduate- Jonathan Rea

10 December 2018

Ulster University joins with Sport NI and the PHA in commitment to Wellbeing in Sport

Ulster University joins with Sport NI and the PHA in commitment to Wellbeing in Sport

16 October 2018

Ulster University and Randox team up to support athletes of the future

Ulster University has joined forces with global healthcare company Randox Laboratories Ltd, in a major university-wide sports sponsorship deal.

18 September 2018

Ulster students and alumni to star in GAA All-Ireland SFC Semi-Final

Ulster students and alumni to star in GAA All-Ireland SFC Semi-Final

10 August 2018

Uncle with Down’s syndrome inspires pioneering research

Uncle with Down’s syndrome inspires pioneering research

9 July 2018

HRH The Prince of Wales joins Ulster University to celebrate 50 years of the Coleraine Campus

HRH The Prince of Wales joins Ulster University to celebrate 50 years of the Coleraine Campus

14 June 2018

Study finds walking faster could help you live longer

Study finds walking faster could help you live longer

11 June 2018

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

1 June 2018

Ulster students, staff and graduates head to Gold Coast 2018

Ulster students, staff and graduates head to Gold Coast 2018

5 January 2018

Ulster University partners with Netball Northern Ireland as they go for gold

Ulster University partners with Netball Northern Ireland as they go for gold

23 November 2017

Ulster University drives forward its world leading mental health research with launch of new £5m multidisciplinary institute

Ulster University drives forward its world leading mental health research with launch of new £5m multidisciplinary institute

16 November 2017

Ulster University graduate has her eye on the ball

Ulster University graduate, Marissa Callaghan

10 July 2017

Ulster University graduate aiming to keep Formula 1 race volunteers on track

Ulster University graduate, Ronan Morgan

7 July 2017

Honorary Graduate Dr Ricky Simms

Dr Ricky Simms

4 July 2017

Honorary Graduates, Dr Martin O'Neill and Dr Michael O'Neill

Dr Martin O'Neill and Dr Michael O'Neill

4 July 2017

Northern Ireland: Post Brexit

Ulster University, in partnership with CBI, IoD, Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Queen's University, has published an open letter seeking clarity from the Prime Minister on how Northern Ireland will be represented in the

29 March 2017

Ulster University rolls out pioneering sport-based mental health programme

Ulster University rolls out pioneering sport-based mental health programme

23 March 2017

Ulster University wins landmark €23 million of EU cross-border funding for research and innovation

Ulster University has won €23 million of highly competitive European funding via the EU’s INTERREG VA programme

5 January 2017

Ulster University and Irish FA to create island of Ireland’s first football coaching degree

Ulster University and Irish FA to create island of Ireland’s first football coaching degree

6 December 2016

Ulster University announces major three-year commitment to sport

Ulster University announces major three-year commitment to sport

21 November 2016

Ulster University gives young people sporting chance of career success

Ulster University gives young people sporting chance of career success

18 November 2016

Ulster University secures UEFA funding to investigate disability engagement in European football

Ulster University secures UEFA funding to investigate disability engagement in European football

3 November 2016

Ulster University exercise research to transform diabetes management

Ulster University exercise research to transform diabetes management

12 October 2016