Sports and industry partners

The Football Association and Wembley Stadium

UCFB has enjoyed a strong relationship with Wembley Stadium connected by EE – operated by Wembley National Stadium Limited (WNSL), a subsidiary of The Football Association – since first agreeing to join forces in 2013 and in doing so creating UCFB Wembley.

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The Rugby Football League

UCFB's partnership with the Rugby Football League allows students to gain invaluable work experience opportunities at one of the country’s leading sporting bodies.

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UCFB announced a new working partnership with the world’s leading sportswear provider Nike in September 2018.

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Macclesfield Town

In December 2018 UCFB announced a partnership with League Two side Macclesfield Town that will see students help run two new academies for the club.

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In 2018 UCFB announced a landmark partnership with Queens Park Rangers. The deal with the Championship side gives students unique work experience opportunities in a professional football environment working alongside the club’s media department.

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Coventry City

UCFB are proud to have a strong working partnership with League One side Coventry City. The exciting partnership allows UCFB Etihad Campus students on the MSc Football Coaching & Analysis programme the chance to work alongside the recruitment department for the West Midlands side.

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Kick It Out

In 2018 UCFB announced a scholarship in partnership with Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation.

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Burnley FC

As one of the founding members of the football league in 1888, which has led to the global business we now recognise, Burnley FC maintains its rightful position at the historic centre of the global game. UCFB Burnley was the first UCFB campus, opening its doors inside the historic Turf Moor in 2011…

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Africa 10

UCFB has partnered with leading pan-African youth football organisation Africa 10 to develop the football industry locally and upskill the workforce from grassroots to national governing bodies.

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