UCFB’s elite football academies based at our iconic campuses in Manchester and Wembley are tailored for elite level footballers who have recently been released from professional football clubs, or for those that possess an ability to play at a higher level.

The academies allow students to combine working within a professional football environment, led by UEFA qualified coaches, with a place on one of our unique undergraduate degrees in football or sport.

UCFB Academy, Manchester is available to male students and is based at our Etihad Campus, whilst UCFB Academy, Wembley is located at our Wembley Campus.

UCFB Academy, Manchester

At UCFB our elite football academy based at our inspiring campus in Manchester is tailored for released male footballers from all of the 92 Premier League and Football League clubs in England as well as professional clubs in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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UCFB Academy, Wembley

Our women’s football academy based at our iconic Wembley campus in London is tailored for elite level female footballers across the United Kingdom.

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