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Whatever your speciality, these study programmes will provide the experience you need for an active and rewarding career in the world of sport, where there are many opportunities available.

Throughout the course you’ll benefit from visits to various sporting venues to gain a real insight into how these organisations work and how they meet the needs of their customers.

Represent the College

Join one of our many sports teams.

Excellent Facilities

Train and learn in our excellent facilities including Gym (new for Sept 22)

male students on pitch for football sport studies

Build your career in Sports Coaching & Development

Students who complete this course may progress onto University, studying subjects to include Sports Coaching, Sports Development, PE Teaching, and Strength and Conditioning, or make the transition into the workforce in areas such as Leisure Centre Operations and Management, gaining an apprenticeship, Fitness, and many more.

Gym equipment in sport centre
Outdoor coaching for sports course training

Represent the college Sports Teams

Whilst studying on any of the sports courses at the College, students have the opportunity to represent the successful college sports teams.

Sports include Basketball, Football, Rugby, Badminton, Athletics, Golf, Trampolining and many more.

College football team with the RAMS logo

Careers in the Sport Sector

Needham Market Academy

Needham Market Academy offers an elite football excellence and education programme aimed at 16-19 year olds with a passion for sport.

A Needham Market Academy learner playing football

Take a tour of our Sports Centre

Book a Taster Event and come visit us!

Come and visit us on one of our college Taster Events, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current learners and staff.

A closeup photo of a basketball net in the Suffolk New College sports centre.

Help & Support

Moving from school to college can be something of a culture shock. But at Suffolk New College we’ve created a supportive, social environment where you can easily get access to the help and advice you need, make new friends and get the most out of your time with us.

Two learners sitting in the learning curve reading books.