Taught course

Master of Business Administration - Major in Sports Management

Institution
Geneva Business School · Geneva Business School
Qualifications
MBA

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field
  • IELTS 6.5 / TOEFL 74 (English Official English exam results) or proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years
  • Scanned copy of all required academic diplomas, transcripts and academic certificates obtained
  • A 500-word essay: What can you bring to the GBS community?
  • Photocopy of valid passport / National ID
  • Resume/CV
  • 1 reference letter
  • Prerequisite: Knowledge of Accounting, Finance, Economics. If prerequisites are not studied previously, Pre-Master classes can be taken during summer or with online level courses such as Peregrine and obtaining a minimum of 60% on the self-tests.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in Sports Management is designed to enable you to stand out in skills of organization and communication so you will have the tools to manage and market sporting events, teams, federation and sports clubs. You will be equipped to become an effective leader and take advantage of the opportunities provided by this rapidly expanding sector.


Over the course of this program you will:

  • Develop the communication and technical skills required to become an effective industry professional
  • Gain insight into practical business planning and management
  • Learn how to efficiently plan sporting events
  • Manage team organization, merchandising, and marketing

Facts

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Evening Learning: Yes
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded: Master of Business Administration with a Major in Sports Management
  • Transfer Opportunities: We offer our students the option to transfer for a semester between our Geneva, Barcelona and Madrid campuses
  • Internships: We provide the access to internship opportunities in national and international companies and organizations
  • Locations: Barcelona


Orientation subjects

  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Sports Management
  • Managing Innovation in the Sports Industry
  • Leadership in Sports Management
  • Media Relations & Communications in Sport


Career Options

  • Product Management Director
  • Gameday Operations Manager
  • Public Relations
  • Sport Marketing Analyst
  • Athletic Director
  • Sports Agent
  • Event Manager
  • Marketing Director
  • Social Media Manager

Fees and funding

UK students
€7,460/Semester
International students
€7,460/Semester

Barcelona Campus

Application Fee: €150 (Non-refundable, paid upon application)

Administration Fee: €1,900 (One time fee, refund of 80% if the entry visa or the residence permit is refused by the Visa Authorities)

Tuition per semester: €7,460 (Total 1.5 year program/ 3 semesters) (Refund of 100% if the entry visa or the residence permit is refused by the Visa Authorities)

Qualification and course duration

MBA

full time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@gbsge.com
Phone
+34 93 481 65 06