|Study location||United Kingdom, Worcester|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Students will normally have a 2:1 classification in a sport related degree.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Upload documents in original language and translations. Take originals along when you go study.
IELTS 6.5 with no elements lower than 6.0
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This course provides professional preparation for management or leadership positions in a variety of sport, recreation and health promotion areas.
The course is aimed at professionals working in sports organisations and in sport management who want to expand their management skills and knowledge to improve their career prospects, or graduates aspiring to work in sports business or management.
The course will provide you with a sound understanding of sport management, and will encompass the study of key management disciplines including economics, financial management, marketing, human resource management and research methods.
A significant proportion of the programme is vocationally focused and student driven. The Professional Placement enables you to demonstrate your professional sports management competencies through continuing professional development activities, and the Dissertation provides opportunities to negotiate a suitable project that meets the intended learning outcomes of the module in your area ofsports management interest.
The course is supported by excellent facilities, including the Institute’s Motion & Performance Centre, the University’s McClelland Health & Wellbeing Centre and The Hive (library and history facilities), enabling study of elite sport through to health and exercise. Other facilities include two indoor sports centres, floodlit 3G astro, floodlit synthetic pitch, exercise physiology suite (BASES accredited), further sports science laboratories, gymnasia and dance studio.
The MSc in Sport Management is designed to enhance your personal career, whether this is for existing employment, or helping to open up new sport career pathways. The programme can develop more specific sport management disciplines, particularly in relation to marketing and leadership, or it can be used in a more general manner, as a base to develop new, or support existing entrepreneurial enterprises.
A range of career options include sport facility management (public, voluntary and private), sport research, sport development and sport business enterprises.