UCFB Clearing hotline 03332417409

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 iconic campuses in and around Wembley Stadium, London, and the state-of-the-art Etihad Stadium, Manchester.


About UCFB

We offer university degrees in the football, sports and events industries, with iconic campuses based in and around Wembley Stadium, London, and Etihad Stadium, Manchester.

A world first in higher education, UCFB delivers undergraduate degrees in the administrative, management and operational business facets of the global multi-billion-pound football, sport and events industries. You will study in teaching facilities that include two world-class stadiums at their heart, allowing you to live, learn and work within the machinery of the sport industry.

At UCFB we offer you degrees, lecture series, workshops and executive industry guest speakers as part of our carefully crafted approach to higher education. Our active involvement in these industries provides you with a unique and exclusive undergraduate experience.


Degrees available through UCAS Clearing

There are still places available for the following unique undergraduate degree programmes:

BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance

BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing

BA (Hons) Football Business & Media

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law

BA (Hons) International Football Business

BSc (Hons) Sports Psychology

BA (Hons) Stadium & Events Management

BA (Hons) Physical Education

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting

BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism

BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management

For more information, please contact our dedicated Student Recruitment & Admissions Team by calling 03332417409.


Complementary Curriculum

In addition to the degree programmes, UCFB’s trademark Complementary CurriculumTM 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 former Liverpool defender turned Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher, award-winning BBC Sport presenter Gabby Logan, and England manager Gareth Southgate.

Our links and partnerships, and the network of contacts students are able to build while studying at UCFB, has seen students secure exceptional work experience opportunities with the likes of The FA, UEFA, and at events including the US Open, Six Nations Rugby and Champions League finals.

Read more about the unrivalled UCFB Complementary Curriculum


Employability and career prospects

UCFB are proud to announce that an incredible 92% 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.

Read more about employability at UCFB


Clearing profiles

Read advice from two UCFB students who applied to study at UCFB via UCAS Clearing.

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Ariana Tan, BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting

Sam Smith clearing guide

Sam Smith, BA (Hons) Football Business & Media


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Living in London

Living in Manchester

For more information, please contact our dedicated Student Recruitment & Admissions Team by calling 03332417409.

UCFB Clearing hotline opening hours+

Call us on 03332417409

Weekdays until 17th August : 9am – 5pm

Thursday 17th August : 7am – 9pm

Friday 18th August : 7am – 8pm

Saturday 19th August : 10am – 6pm

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Thursday 31st August : 8am – 6pm

Friday 1st September :  8am – 6pm