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Soccer Elite Football Academy at Brompton Academy

Course description


This is a unique opportunity for elite football players to continue with their studies alongside one of the most successful professional football coaching Academies in the UK.  Soccer Elite FA have seen 3 scholarship players signed by professional clubs since its formation and numerous other scholarship players playing first team football at non-league level and moving through various pathways including coaching, university and full time jobs at SEFA.

It is a two year course - students undertake A level or BTEC level 3 courses of study at the Academy and receive professional football coaching from Soccer Elite FA and play league fixtures and matches against professional clubs.

Students can select from a wide range of academic and vocational courses on offer at the school, providing them with the opportunity to achieve academically and also develop as a footballer. 

Entry requirements

Entry to the Soccer Elite Football Academy is subject to successfully passing a practical, skills based trial.

Students must also achieve at least 5 A*– E grades (9–3 gradein English and Maths) in GCSE subjects (plus individual entry requirements for specific subjects).

Financial information

£250 initial payment for the cost of kit which will last the players 2 years. Students also have the opportunity to take coaching qualifications but these are optional.

Future opportunities


Exit routes for the players are excellent as Soccer Elite has contacts with many different clubs throughout the south east at both professional and semi-professional level. Alternatively, students may wish to pursue their academic qualifications at college or university or go into employment within the sport and leisure industries.


Where can I find out more information: Additional information can be obtained from the Academy or from Soccer Elite

Further information


Soccer Elite Scholarship can only be accessed alongside 3 or 4 courses.

Please ensure you apply to Brompton Academy here at UCAS Progress in order to register your interest in Soccer Elite.


For further information, please contact the Academy on 01634 852341

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brompton Academy directly.

Last updated date: 23 January 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years