Taught course

Business (Sports Management)

Deakin University · Deakin University

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements: - Bachelor degree in different discipline or - Bachelor degree in related discipline (with entry credit) or - Masters degree or - Graduate certificate in related discipline or - Graduate certificate in different discipline and 5 years relevant work experience^ or - Deakin Business and Law Postgraduate Qualifying Program (PQP) applicants must have successfully completed all four PQP units and achieved a minimum credit grade of 60 per cent for each discipline-based unit undertaken. ^ Relevant professional experience that demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of sport management or related fields. English Language requirement: IELTS overall score of 6.5 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent

Months of entry

November, July, March, February

Course content

Australia has one of the strongest sporting sectors in the world. Underpinning this multi-billion dollar industry are the business professionals who provide direction and leadership to sporting organisations across the country.

The Master of Business (Sport Management) develops a comprehensive understanding of the integration of business disciplines in the effective management of sport and the leadership to provide effective management and direction to sporting organisations.

Whether it is at the elite, semi-elite or recreational levels, sport management at Deakin will prepare you to deliver on this strategic dimension of the industry, in such areas as finance, marketing, management or development.

Fees and funding

UK students
$33,000 AUD (annual)
International students
$33,000 AUD (annual)

Deakin University is committed to providing international students with opportunities to obtain financial support for their study program through a wide range of scholarships and bursaries.

Scholarships are for full-time, on-campus international students at Deakin and are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Please note that applicants must be eligible for their selected program and be citizens of a country other than Australia and New Zealand. Additional eligibility requirements may apply for selected scholarships.

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Qualification and course duration


part time
as required (for online only) months
full time
24 months
distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

Deakin International
+61 3 9627 4877