Entry requirements

Leading research supports and enhances the teaching of our Sport Management MSc programme, equipping you with the skills and knowledge to work in the rapidly expanding global sports industry.​

Our academic staff are renowned internationally for their contribution to sport management research and have conducted research for a range of respected organisations including Sport England, the International Olympic Committee and the European Commission.

With strong links existing between the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences and various sport management practitioners across the UK, we offer you the opportunity to undertake a research project in collaboration with sport organisations. In addition, we host guest speakers who present interesting and relevant case studies and provide opportunities for you to network with key players in the industry.

You will regularly complete assignments and case studies on professional sport clubs and international mega event organisation. You'll also have the option to undertake a research project in collaboration with a sport organisation, something which many of our past students have taken advantage of.

Key study areas include sport markets and industries, managing service quality in sport, economics of sport and leisure, management of human resources, research methods for sport management, sport management theory and practice, financial management, marketing management, strategic management and more.

Sport Management MSc usually attracts students from over 20 different countries around the world, so you'll be a part of a vibrant and diverse postgraduate community, with a shared interest in the business of sport.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Leading research supports and enhances the teaching of our Sport Management MSc programme, equipping you with the skills and knowledge to work in the rapidly expanding global sports industry.​

Our academic staff are renowned internationally for their contribution to sport management research and have conducted research for a range of respected organisations including Sport England, the International Olympic Committee and the European Commission.

With strong links existing between the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences and various sport management practitioners across the UK, we offer you the opportunity to undertake a research project in collaboration with sport organisations. In addition, we host guest speakers who present interesting and relevant case studies and provide opportunities for you to network with key players in the industry.

You will regularly complete assignments and case studies on professional sport clubs and international mega event organisation. You'll also have the option to undertake a research project in collaboration with a sport organisation, something which many of our past students have taken advantage of.

Key study areas include sport markets and industries, managing service quality in sport, economics of sport and leisure, management of human resources, research methods for sport management, sport management theory and practice, financial management, marketing management, strategic management and more.

Sport Management MSc usually attracts students from over 20 different countries around the world, so you'll be a part of a vibrant and diverse postgraduate community, with a shared interest in the business of sport.

Information for international students

All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English Language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not.

IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum score of 6.0 in all elements.

Fees and funding

For fees and funding information please look at our website http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Office
Email
Pg-ssehs@lboro.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1509 226 302