Football with Education

Age range
Course duration
1-3 years
Grace Dieu, Leicestershire
From £26,995

Full-time students at FCV Academy benefit from intensive on-field training per week from UEFA A Licensed coaches, balanced with classroom and seminar time that develops workplace skills for jobs in football.

The academy’s intensive 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.

Sessions focus on improving individual technique, as well as developing tactical awareness and an understanding of the game.

Fees include: Football course, academic course, accommodation, 3 meals per day, training kit, matchday kit &…

  • Guest coaching sessions with former professional footballers and managers
  • In-house full-time coaching programme with UEFA qualified coaches including specialist goalkeeping sessions
  • Competitive league fixtures, friendlies with pro clubs and showcase match opportunities
  • Fully funded overseas football trip for students in the final year. Previously been in Sweden & Belgium
  • Filming of matches and post-match analysis.
  • Specific strength and conditioning sessions
  • Fitness monitoring and testing.
  • Sport injury support
  • Nutrition, health and lifestyle advice.
  • Team building activities.
  • Media Training.
  • Opportunity to take FA Coaching badges and referee’s course.
  • Support with exit pathways and provision of references.


Full time courses require a deposit of £4,995 to secure a students place with the remainder of the fees to be paid in instalments during the academy year.

UK based students
£26,995 (BTEC Level 3) £34,995 (HNC£31,995 (English Language) – Per Year

EU + International students
£31,995 (BTEC Level 3) £34,995 (HNC) £31,995 (English Language)  – Per Year

Day students*
£13,995 (BTEC Level 3) £20,995 (English Language) £20,995 (Degree Course) – Per Year

*Inclusions: Football course, academic course, 1 meal per day, training kit, matchday kit & welfare support

Distance Learning Courses
Fees on request – visit our distance learning page for more information.