Taught course

International Sports Management

University of London

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (e.g. bachelor) which is considered at least comparable to a UK second-class honours degree, from an institution acceptable to the University or

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree with any final classification (e.g. bachelor), from an institution acceptable to the University plus 2 years acceptable work experience* or

At least 5 years acceptable work experience* in a sport related management role or

Other qualifications such as professional awards will be considered on an individual basis

Months of entry

February, September

Course content

The Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) in International Sports Management is a globally-recognised, academically sound and industry focused qualification which has been collaboratively developed by the University of London and World Academy of Sport (WAoS).

The PGCert in International Sports Management aims to provide students with an in-depth understanding of the latest sport management strategies and develop the skills needed for the professional management of organisations and projects within the dynamic sport industry.

As a graduate of this programme, you will be able to:

  • critically engage with and apply a range of management functions including strategic planning, marketing, finance and events and facilities management.
  • plan and undertake systematic research into sport-related business and management issues, making selective and critical use of a range of business data, research sources and appropriate methodologies.
  • take a critical international and professional perspective that is demonstrably informed by knowledge and expertise in issues including the relations between sport and businesses, societies, and the environment.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    12-60 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7862 8000