Talented Athlete Entry Scheme
As one of the leading universities for sport in Ireland and the UK we understand the immense dedication and commitment it takes to be successful when competing at the highest level.
Entry to the Scheme for academic year 2017/18 is now closed.
The Scheme will re-open in October 2017 for entry to Ulster University in 2018.
N.B The closing date for applications is 15 January annually.
Further information if required may be obtained by contacting the Scheme Administrator by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hours of training, intense regimes and high level competition programmes can sometimes mean a sacrifice in examination performance.
The Scheme is designed to assist talented young athletes gain access to a quality education whilst attaining success at the highest levels within their chosen sport by reducing the entry grades required for full-time undergraduate courses.
A package of support services is also offered for students on entry to Ulster University to help develop their performance level. This includes access to screening, strength and conditioning, performance skills workshops, physiotherapy and merchandise.
The following sports are recognised by Student Sport Ireland (SSI) and / or British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) that offer Intervarsity competitive opportunities to students at Ulster University.
|Archery||Athletics & Cross Country||Badminton|
|Basketball||Bowls - Lawn, Tenpin||Boxing|
|Camogie||Canoe||Clay Pigeon Shooting|
|Life Saving||Modern Pentathlon / Biathlon||Netball|
|Wake Boarding||Water Polo||Water Skiing|