Are you interested in continuing your playing career abroad? The University of East London (UEL), England, is seeking to recruit male volleyball players for Postgraduate Study starting in September 2017.
Applications from Middle Blockers are particularly welcome. However those who compete in other positions will also be considered.
The team competes in the BUCS Premier League, the highest level of University Volleyball in UK and are strong contenders for the Championship title. Players will also have the opportunity to play in the highest tier of the English National League for our partner clubs.
Our world-class facilities played host to the US Olympic and Paralympic team during London 2012, and are located 15 minutes from the Olympic Park. UEL provides one of the leading volleyball programmes in the UK and is currently ranked number 1 in London.
UEL has 7 schools of study, and details of all the current undergraduate and postgraduate courses can be accessed at www.uel.ac.uk/study. Applicants must secure their place to study before being awarded an athletic scholarship.
The successful applicant will receive a reduced tuition fee of between £10500 and £5500. Exceptional applicants may receive additional funding based on ability.
All successful applicants will have access to the US federal aid loan system.There are no restrictions on eligibility, regardless of how many years an athlete has competed in the NCAA.
Interested applicants should make a sports scholarship application via the linkhere.
You should also make an application to the university course of your choice before the 20th July 2017. Details on the application process can be foundhere.
Further details on the sports scholarship programme can be found here.
To be eligible for a scholarship you must have experience in NCAA Division 1-3/NAIA competition. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.4 or equivalent in a subject related to their chosen area of study. This is a competitive application process and scholarships are awarded to the strongest candidates first. For more information please email our Volleyball Head Coach - Ian Legrand - firstname.lastname@example.org or our High Performance Sports Officer William Ashby- email@example.com
With over 28,000 students from 120 countries worldwide, the University of East London(UEL) is one of the UK’s most diverse and fastest growing universities.
UEL is located in the heart of east London, across three campuses. Stratford, our historic home, was in the global spotlight when it hosted the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Docklands, the site of our second, ultra-modern campus is also home the O2 arena, Canary Wharf and many other symbols of modern, multicultural London.