Clearing is an opportunity for you to make sure that you get a place on a degree programme that excites you at an institution that will help you to achieve all of your goals. It is not limited to those who did not manage to obtain a place at their first choice institution.

Below is a guide to UCFB, the variety of unique degree courses we offer and both of our iconic campuses at the iconic Wembley Stadium, London, and state-of-the-art Etihad Stadium, Manchester.

About UCFB

University Degrees in the Football, Sports and Events Industries, taught within Wembley Stadium, London & Etihad Stadium, Manchester.

A World First in Higher Education, UCFB delivers undergraduate degrees in the administrative, management and operational business facets of the global multi-billion pound football, sport and events industries. You will study in teaching facilities overlooking the pitches within the iconic Wembley Stadium and the state-of-the-art Etihad Stadium, allowing you to live, learn and work within the machinery of the sport industry.

At UCFB we offer you degrees, lecture series, workshops and executive speakers as part of our inimitable approach to higher education. Our active involvement in the football and sport industry provides you with a unique and exclusive undergraduate experience.

Degrees available through UCAS Clearing

There are still places available for the following unique undergraduate degree programmes:

BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance

BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing

BA (Hons) Football Business & Media

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law

BA (Hons) International Football Business

BSc (Hons) Sports Psychology

BA (Hons) Stadium & Events Management

BA (Hons) Physical Education

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting

BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism

BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management

For more information, please contact our dedicated Student Recruitment & Admissions Team by calling 03332417334.

Complementary Curriculum

In addition to the unique degree programmes, UCFB’s trademark Complementary CurriculumTM programme of best-in-class executive speakers and exceptional work experience opportunities ensure UCFB students graduate as well-rounded, empowered individuals. Previous guest speakers have included Jamie Carragher, former Liverpool footballer and Sky Sports Pundit; Greg Dyke, former Chairman of The Football Association; and Gabby Logan, award-winning sports presenter.

Our links and partnerships, and the network of contacts students are able to build while studying at UCFB, has seen students secure unique and inspiring work opportunities with the likes of The FA, UEFA, and at events including the US Open, Six Nations Rugby and Champions League finals.

Read more about the unrivalled UCFB Complementary Curriculum

Employability and career prospects

UCFB are proud to announce that an incredible 93% of current graduates are in employment and two in three of those graduates are working within the sport industry.

Here at UCFB, we and our industry partners believe there are three key ingredients for a successful career. These are a degree, good references and networking, and a proven track record – work experience. At UCFB, you will have the opportunity to achieve all three components.

Read more about employability at UCFB

Clearing profiles

Read advice from two UCFB students who applied to study a unique degree in the football, sport and events industries via UCAS Clearing in 2015.

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Ariana Tan, BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting

Sam Smith clearing guide

Sam Smith, BA (Hons) Football Business & Media

Useful links

UCFB Clearing FAQs and podcast

UCFB accommodation facilities

Living in London

Living in Manchester

For more information, please contact our dedicated Student Recruitment & Admissions Team by calling 03332417334.

UCFB Clearing Hotline Opening Hours

Call us on 03332417334

Weekdays until 17th August : 9am – 5pm

Thursday 18th August : 7am – 9pm

Friday 19th August : 7am – 8pm

Saturday 20th August : 10am – 6pm

Sunday 21st August : 10am – 6pm

Monday 22nd August : 8am – 8pm

Tuesday 23rd August : 8am – 8pm

Wednesday 24th August : 8am – 8pm

Thursday 25th August : 8am – 6pm

Friday 26th August : 8am – 5pm

Saturday 27th August : 10am – 6pm

Sunday 28th August : 10am – 6pm

Monday 29th August (Bank Holiday) : Closed

Tuesday 30th August : 8am – 5pm

Wednesday 31st August : 8am – 5pm

Thursday 1st September : 8am – 5pm

Friday 2nd September :  8am – 5pm