What is Kinesiology?
Kinesiology is the study of human movement, and its goal is to discover strategies to improve human health and performance. UNB’s Faculty of Kinesiology has been a Canadian leader in kinesiology, physical education, and recreation since 1957. We have earned a reputation for caring, knowledgeable, and available faculty and staff. Our excellent student-to-professor ratio ensures small class size, providing the attention students require to succeed.
Undergraduate degree programs
Both programs combine high-quality instruction with hands-on learning, and offer placements in career-related work situations. The Faculty’s integration with athletics and recreation opens doors for practical experience as trainers, sports therapists, or program delivery, management and marketing.
Graduate degree programs
- Master of Science in Exercise Sport Science
- Master of Arts in Sport & Recreation Studies
- MBA in Sport & Recreation Management
- Master of Science in Sport Science (Barbados)
- PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies
Our graduate programs blend the best of theory with the best of practice, providing a unique opportunity for advanced study, research, and work experience. The Faculty leads the province in health and wellness research, and is an international leader in body motion research.