Taught course

Sport Management and Leadership

Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Sport

Entry requirements

Applicants for the MSc in Sport Management and Leadership are expected to satisfy the following requirements:

  • An honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) in an appropriate subject.
  • Non-graduates will be considered provided the candidate has substantial and extensive work experience in sport management and held a position of responsibility or relevance to the course.
  • For non-UK applicants, the minimum IELTS English Language requirement for this programme is 6.5 (with 6.0 in each individual element) or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

​This is a contemporary programme targeted at professionals and practitioners working in the sport and leisure industry who wish to develop their leadership practice and/or seek new opportunities. The programme is equally attractive to recent graduates seeking to develop their knowledge and employment potential as well as international students who wish to study at Wales's premier university for sport.

Information for international students

Please see the international page for more details.

Fees and funding

Please see the scholarship page and the funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-24 months
part time
24-48 months


full time
8-16 months
part time
16-32 months


full time
4-8 months
part time
8-16 months

Course contact details

Mark Lowther
+44 (0) 29 2041 7076