Exeter Chiefs Rugby Academy

Are you an aspiring rugby talent of the future?

If so, apply to join the Exeter Chiefs Rugby Academy and follow in the stud marks of your rugby heroes. Aspiring rugby players will get the chance to nurture not only their rugby talent, but also get first-class education and training.

The Exeter Chiefs Rugby Academy at Exeter College will provide education and rugby training required to support learners to reach the highest level in the sport. The programme caters for players from 16-18 years.

How do I join?

You will need to gain the required grades/entry criteria for your chosen full time college course. You will need to apply for your academic course separately. You can apply online. You will be called for an Interview for your academic course with a member of staff from your chosen faculty. You will also be asked to supply references from your coach to support your application.

Fees and other costs will be discussed at the trial event.

How can I find out more?

If you have further questions please feel free to contact our staff below:
Chris Wall – Sports Academy Manager
Email: chriswall@exe-coll.ac.uk
Phone: 01392 400309

Sam McMaster – Residential Accommodation Coordinator
Phone: 01392 437707

The Clock Tower Boarding Accommodation

We are extremely proud of our new accommodation provision which enables our Exeter Chiefs Rugby Academy students the opportunity to focus both on their academic studies and their training schedules. In addition to the support from the college tutor’s students will receive 24 hour care by our dedicated accommodation team who will liaise both with tutors and parents, be an advocate, listen, guide, encourage and nurture to facilitate a positive accommodation experience.