Take Part

University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) offers a huge variety of scope for taking part in physical activity, volunteering in sport and enjoying being active.


Group Exercise

This extensive fitness class timetable has something for everyone everyday including; dance, holistic, toning, aqua, aerobic and specialist classes.

Try Sport

From trampolining to tennis, Try Sport offers a variety of sports in 10 week courses (8 weeks in the summer term) so you can find your perfect sport.

Just Play

If you fancy a game of badminton, squash, table tennis, basketball, 5-a-side football or netball but can't commit to regular training, try our Just Play service.

Intra Mural Sport

If you're looking for some competitive sport but don't want the commitment of regular training, Intra Mural Sport is for you! Come and take part with your friends, as a society activity, with people in your halls of residence - everyone is welcome!


Whether you're looking for an exercise programme, personal training, a sports massage or a health and fitness review, the Thrive team will provide you with high quality, professional health and fitness support.

Who will you be?

Who will you be?

This is an initiative set up by UBSport and funded by Sport England's Active Universities fund to encourage students to get active by providing opportunities to take part in a variety of easily accessible sports.

Outdoor pursuits

UBSport's outdoor pursuits centre in the Lake District is perfectly equipped to provide you with an action packed weekend of adventure including activities such as mountain biking, canoeing, windsurfing and rock climbing.


Coaching courses are brilliant opportunities for you to develop as a coach or official, to prepare you for working in the leisure industry, to apply for a PGCE or to keep you updated with the latest coaching knowledge.


The UBSport pasSPORT programme offers a world of opportunity to contribute your time and skills to improving sport participating both on campus and in the local community.

Activities for children

UBSport has a variety of activities to get children active including swimming schools, vacation camps and junior swim and squash memberships.