Bond University's unique position as Australia's leading private, non-profit and independent university is reinforced through its small class sizes, personalised approach to student learning, focus on graduate outcomes and community experience.

Our degrees open up a wealth of exciting career opportunities in sport.

Our sports management students gain valuable practical experience and mentoring from leading experts in the global sporting industry.  Our graduates have established careers in a range of settings within the multi-faceted sport industry both nationally and internationally.

Our exercise and sports science, physiotherapy and nutrition students enjoy extensive access to state of the art laboratories with the latest technologies.  Industry relevant practical experience in the classroom is complemented by ample placement opportunities in a variety of sport, exercise and healthcare environments. 

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About Bond University

Bond University is located on the Gold Coast, Australia.   

Created in the traditions of the world’s leading private universities, Bond University seeks to be recognised internationally as a leading independent university, imbued with a spirit to innovate, a commitment to influence and a dedication to inspire tomorrow’s professionals who share a personalised and transformational student experience.

We have an established reputation for offering innovative programs in a range of sport-related disciplines and professions underpinned by Bond University’s commitment to providing excellent teaching, outstanding learning facilities and a first-rate student learning experience.  

At Bond University, our class sizes are smaller in all modes of teaching meaning you will benefit from industry experts and internationally published academics who not only know you by name, but embrace an 'open door' policy and have a dedicated interest in your success. As well, our three-semesters-per-year timetable offers students a genuine competitive edge by allowing them to complete degrees and enter the work place earlier than is possible in most university courses.  

Discover why Bond University is consistently ranked first in Australia for educational experience and student satisfaction.

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Bond University is the lead institution in the national Collaborative Research Network project ‘Advancing Exercise and Sports Science’ which brings together key research and sport science institutions around the country including the Australian Institute of Sport.  

PhD students and researchers work with acknowledged discipline leaders in sports science, bioinformatics, human genetics and the study and treatment of musculoskeletal and other diseases.

Bond University is also a university of choice for Semester Abroad and Exchange experiences. It is located on the Gold Coast – Australia’s sixth largest city, and will connect you to a global network of new friends and future business associates as you study, play and live in a dynamic, multicultural community of students and academics from around the world.

Bond University students are the most satisfied higher education students in Australia, according to the 2018 Student Experience Survey results recently released by the Federal Government Department of Education and Training.

Students from Bond University rated their overall educational experience higher than students from any other higher education institution in the country.

Bond also received the highest ratings in Australia for teaching quality, learner engagement and learning resources, and the second highest for student support and skills development.

The Student Experience Survey (SES), which is the only comprehensive survey of current higher education students in Australia, also showed Bond to have the best career development and support services in the country.