The MBA in Sports Management (90 ECTS) is a one-year, three-term, full-time degree or a two-year, six-term part-time degree with start dates in October, January and March.
During the first two terms, students study core courses for a solid grounding in essential business disciplines. During the third term, students will study courses relating specifically to sports management, such as sports marketing management and sports sponsorship. In order to graduate, students must complete a management research methods module and a dissertation.
Students who choose to earn a second distinct qualification (a state-accredited degree from the University of Roehampton (UoR) in London, U.K.) must complete 120 ECTS by completing a final EU business competency simulation and a UoR dissertation in addition to the EU MBA coursework.
(18 CH | 23 ECTS)
(21 CH | 27 ECTS)
(15 CH | 20 ECTS)
*EU Research & Dissertation Seminars will be taken over 2 terms
Students gain the knowledge necessary to become successful sports managers, through case study research, company visits and routine networking with industry professionals. In addition to the managerial training they receive in a classroom setting students will also:
Demonstrate a deep understanding of the overall world of sports management and what it entails.
Apply major management principles to sports businesses.
Understand the complexity of bidding for and staging major sports events.
Apply theory and concepts to real life situations.