What will I learn?

The Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences is designed to meet an increasing demand and need for sport, health, exercise and fitness practitioners to help improve the health and fitness levels of health-conscious individuals, gym members, and corporate clients, and to nurture sport science and coaching practitioners who are focused on skills development and high-performance sports.

Students pursuing this programme can expect to be adequately and rigorously trained in functional anatomy, nutrition, psychology, sport coaching, and analysis of skills. Students will also be equipped to be industry ready and relevant through a rigorous programme aimed at imparting practical knowledge on sport and exercise sciences, personal training and the management of lifestyle and weight.

At the end of this programme, students will be able to:

  • Understand the core knowledge on subjects related to sport and exercise sciences such as nutrition, psychology, functional anatomy, and strength and conditioning
  • Apply the above knowledge towards developing skills in personal training and lifestyle/weight management
  • Apply the above knowledge towards developing skills in principles of coaching and analysis of skills
  • Be equipped with valuable hands-on and industry-related experience through quality supervision and applied projects.

Potential Career Potentials:

  • Fitness Programme Designer
  • Health Consultant
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Performance Assistant


  • Academic Reading and Writing 2
  • Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Methods of Group Exercise Instruction
  • Physiology of Sport & Exercise
  • Principles of Weight Training
  • Professional Studies
  • Sports and Exercise Nutrition
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology

Mode of Assessment

Assessment of this programme may include assignments, tests, projects, reports, lab work and final examinations.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate and progress to our Degree programmes, students have to:

  • complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure
  • fulfil attendance requirement

Which department am I in?

School of Life and Physical Sciences

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (12 months)

Tuition fees
SG$10,807.00 (5,90,224) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

October 2021


STEM Campus

Jackson Square,

11 Lorong 3 Toa Payoh, #01-01,

319579, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Completed High School / Higher Secondary School Certificates from respective international countries or equivalent. For more details, please visit the institution website.

  • GCE ‘O’ level English (grade 1 to 7); OR
  • IELTS score of 5.5; OR
  • PSB Academy’s Certificate in English Proficiency programme; OR
  • PSB Academy English Proficiency Test (A retest score range is allowed for marks between 35-39); OR
  • WPL Literacy Level 5; OR
  • Post-Secondary Qualifications, where certified that English is the sole medium of instruction; OR
  • Professional Qualifications (ie: WSQ, LCCI, ACCA etc.); OR
  • An equivalent of English language qualification


About PSB Academy

PSB Academy offers industry-focused study options through its partnerships with international AACSB-accredited business schools and universities.

  • Based out of two campuses in Singapore
  • Trains students to be industry ready
  • Faculty includes researchers from top global universities
  • 8/10 graduates were employed within six months