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UCFB Clearing hotline 03332417373

University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) is a world first in higher education, offering university degrees in the football and sports industry.

We provide an exceptional environment to live and learn in, with state-of-the-art facilities in two inspirational campuses in London and Manchester, which have the iconic Wembley and Etihad stadiums at their heart.

UCFB degree programmes

UCFB offer the option of a Foundation Year on a number of its unique undergraduate degree programmes. See the table above for our Foundation Year offering.

UCFB is dedicated to the delivery of ground-breaking undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in the strategic, operational and business facets of the football and sports industry. UCFB have developed a profile of pioneering qualifications to enable those working within the industry to drive forward their career, and to provide a gateway for those aspiring to pursue their ambitions of working in the global multi-billion-pound market sector.

Clearing

If you need any advice please don't hesitate to call our Clearing hotline.

UCFB Clearing hotline 03332417373

Clearing guide and FAQ Find out more

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 and the variety of unique degree courses we offer at both of our inspirational campuses UCFB Wembley and UCFB Etihad Campus.

Please remember to check the UCFB Clearing Guide and FAQ section of the website for general advice and tips for applying through Clearing.

UCFB global study hubs

All UCFB students have access to UCFB’s global study hubs which are located in some of the world’s most exciting sports destinations. New York’s Red Bull Arena, Atlanta’s brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Toronto FC’s BMO Field and the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will all play host to UCFB around the world, enabling students and graduates to enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry.

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New York, Atlanta, Toronto, Melbourne... Welcome to UCFB's global study hubs

Graduate success

At UCFB an incredible 90% of 2017 graduates are in employment within six months of graduation and almost two thirds of those graduates are working within the football and sports industry. Graduates work at the likes of The Football Association, Manchester United, Leicester City, the Rugby Football League and EDP Soccer in the US.

Read our graduate success stories

Our unique learning model

At UCFB we pride ourselves on providing students with a stimulating curriculum in a unique environment.

We believe our world first approach to higher education gives our students the best possible chance of a successful career in the football and sports industry. What makes our education experience work so well is down to three key components: what we teach, where we teach and how we teach. Find out more

Why UCFB? Our Unique Learning Model
Employability & Enrichment

In addition to the degree programmes, UCFB’s Employability & Enrichment programme of best-in-class executive guest speakers and exceptional work experience opportunities ensure UCFB students graduate as empowered individuals ready for the unique challenges these industries present.

Previous guest speakers have included award-winning BBC Sport presenter Gabby Logan, England manager Gareth Southgate, Chairman of the Rugby Football League Brian Barwick and Belgium national team manager Roberto Martinez.

UCFB empowers its students to build on their personal, professional and academic journey at UCFB and ultimately build towards their career upon graduation. Each programme that a student participates in counts as credits towards earning the exclusive UCFB Award in Football & Sports Leadership.

UCFB Award in Football & Sports Leadership

Read more about the Award in Football & Sports Leadership at UCFB

Read more about your bespoke journey at UCFB

Career prospects

UCFB are proud to announce that an incredible 90% of current graduates are in employment and two in three of those 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 with work experience. At UCFB, you will have the opportunity to achieve all three components.

UCFB graduates have gone on to leading roles at sports organisations including Manchester United, The Football Association and EDP Soccer in the US.

Find out more about your career prospects

Clearing hotline opening hours

Call us on 03332417373

Weekdays until 15th August : 9am – 5pm

Thursday 15th August : 7am - 9pm

Friday 16th August : 7am – 8pm

Saturday 17th August : 10am – 4pm

Sunday 18th August : 10am – 4pm

Monday 19th August : 8am – 6pm

Tuesday 20th August : 8am – 6pm

Wednesday 21st August : 8am – 6pm

Thursday 22nd August : 8am – 6pm

Friday 23rd August : 8am – 6pm

Saturday 24th August : 10am – 4pm

Sunday 25th August : 10am – 4pm

Monday 26th August (Bank Holiday) : Closed

Tuesday 27th August : 8am - 6pm

Wednesday 28th August : 8am – 6pm

Thursday 29th August : 8am – 6pm

Friday 30th August : 8am – 6pm

Student finance

Going through Clearing?

Have you already applied for Student Finance but now changed your course, your institution or college through Clearing? You need to update Student Finance England as soon as possible as this could affect your Student Finance. It’s easy to update your details online, simply log into your Student Finance account at www.gov.uk/studentfinance and change your application.

If you’ve not yet applied for Student Finance, you should do it now! It takes at least six weeks to process your application, so apply as soon as possible. You might not get all your money in time for the start of your course, but Student Finance England will make an initial assessment so you have some money as close to the start of your course as possible.

Are you an EU student? Have you applied for Student Finance but have now changed your course through Clearing? Then you need to let Student Finance England know. Download an EUCO1 form here.

Questions about Clearing?

To help you sort out your Student Finance, Student Finance England experts will be available online Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm, and Saturday from 9am-4pm, to answer your questions:

• Tweet them @SF_England
• Post your question on Facebook
• Ask them in the Student Finance England forum.

You don’t need to wait until you’ve got your results if you’ve got a question!

Helpful tools and resources

For more information, including a range of helpful tools and guidance, visit Student Finance England’s Clearing page on the Student Finance zone here.

You can also watch Student Finance England‘s Going through Clearing video playlist, available here.

Find out how to apply and what Student Finance you can get by reading Student Finance England’s interactive quick start guides here.

UCFB Clearing hotline

Call the Clearing hotline to talk to one of our dedicated Clearing advisors and kick off your career in football and sport.

03332417373

UCFB Clearing guide

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New York’s Red Bull Arena, Atlanta’s brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Toronto FC’s BMO Field and the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) play host to UCFB’s global study hubs, enabling students and graduates to enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry.

Find out more