Taught course

Sport Business Management

University of Central Lancashire · School of Sport and Wellbeing

Entry requirements

An Honours Degree from a British University in any subject, where this is not sport related an interest in studying sport must be shown. It would normally be expected that this degree be awarded at the level of at least a lower second class or above. .

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Sports Business Management is designed to enable students to make a significant contribution to the dynamic and complex global sports industry. The course will develop and enhance students' business management knowledge and skills in areas such as marketing, HRM, finance and enterprise, strategy and economics; all taught within the sport context by staff with sport management and consultancy experience. Graduates of the programme have gone on to work for a range of UK and international sports organisations including: leisure trusts, local authorities, consultancies, commercial sport providers and professional sports clubs. A strong philosophy of the MSc is to be intellectually and academically challenging but clearly focused on the vocational needs of the industry, generating practitioners who can challenge and develop existing practices. The course is suitable for existing sports professionals and those with an appropriate undergraduate qualification who aspire to a career sport business management.

Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
up to 36 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 1772 892 400