Day Students

Age range
Course duration
1-3 years
Grace Dieu, Leicestershire
From £500

FCV International Football Academy has always supported local students for many years as we believe it is important to give back to the local community we are based in. Day students will enrol onto our BTEC Diploma course and be based at the academy’s Grace Dieu Manor Estate facility in Leicestershire.


Students will combine 15 hours of academic studies per week with the academy’s intensive football training programme has been designed to enhance every individuals game, with training sessions and matches that are led by highly-qualified UEFA A coaches that include experienced former professional players and managers.


Fees: £500 per year

Inclusions: Football course, 1 meal per day, training kit / matchday kit, filming of matches, head coach assessment & course completion certificate & showcase opportunities.

To be eligible for the day student scholarships players will need to:

  • Live within an hour’s travelling time to the Academy’s training base
  • Be able to travel to the Academy on a daily basis
  • Hold a full UK passport
  • Register for one of the Academy’s academic courses*

*Please note for any day student looking to do just football, and not study any academic course, this is still possible however we ask you to contact our Head of Admissions, Joe England, to discuss your requirements on 01933 420000 or

Please note for players further afield, including international players who may have family to stay with in the area,  would not qualify for these scholarships however can still join the the FCV International Football Academy with fees starting from £12,995 per year.