The University of Bedfordshire (UoB) is a modern, innovative university with a heritage of top quality education going back more than 100 years. UoB was established in August 2006 by a merger of the University of Luton and De Montfort University’s Bedford campus. It offers a vibrant, multicultural learning community, enabling people to transform their lives by participating in excellent, innovative education, scholarship and research.
The Institute for Sport and Physical Activity Research at the University of Bedfordshire conducts leading-edge research with elite athletes, educators, clinicians and policy makers. Over 95% of our research outputs were rated as internationally recognised or better in the recent Research Excellence Framework Assessment.