Taught course

Sports Management, On Campus Amsterdam

Johan Cruyff Institute · Johan Cruyff Institute

Entry requirements

To be admitted, you must meet one of the following requirements: (a) Bachelor’s degree (Netherlands: HBO) or equivalent, or (b) 3 years of professional career experience in the (sport) industry. Note: Experience as an elite athlete is not required for this program, but having developed a career as a professional athlete will be valued as work experience, depending level and commitment. The admission procedure includes a personal interview with the Program Manager, to make sure that personal and professional achievements, as well as your aspirations and motivations in pursuing the Master’s degree, are in line with the objectives of the program. Admitted participants will be notified by mail along with further instructions for the enrolment procedure.

Months of entry


Course content

Duration: 10 months. 60 ECTS (weekly dedication of 10-12 hours)
Modality: On Campus in Amsterdam.
Language: English. (Also available in Spanish in Barcelona and online in English and Spanish).
Enrollment: Open registration until start of the Master; Limited places available

Turn your passion for sport into your profession

The Master in Sports Management at the Johan Cruyff Institute Amsterdam is a 10 month program that explores the most important aspects of management applied to sport. The classes are given by experts from the sport sector that combine business consultancy and/or sport with teaching. In addition we organize Master Classes by guest speakers from key positions within different areas of the sports industry, student visits and study trips that will enrich your experience. This Master will give you the chance to expand your contacts within the international world of sports, which might be very useful for networking.

Fees and funding

UK students
€ 8,182.- tuition fee and € 750.- registration fee (excl. VAT, incl. Study Trip)
International students
€ 8,182.- tuition fee and € 750.- registration fee (excl. VAT, incl. Study Trip)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    full time
    10 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Johan Cruyff Institute
0031 20 305 3383