MSc in sport business

Get ahead in the sports industry with an MSc

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Whether you’re just entering the industry, or you’re an experienced professional looking to take the next step, the Global Online MSc in Sport Business, Management and Policy from Manchester Metropolitan University can help drive your career forward.

Study on your terms

The course has been designed for part-time study, allowing you to fit your education around existing work and life commitments. You’ll be able to progress your career and education at the same time with a time commitment of just 15 hours a week. Our modular curriculum gives you the flexibility you need to earn your masters in as little as two years.

Stand out from the crowd

Manchester Metropolitan University are passionate about giving you the skills you need to secure your dream role in the sports sector. That’s why the course has been designed in conjunction with the University’s Sports Advisory board, to ensure that the course curriculum meets the needs of this competitive, yet rewarding industry.

“We developed a programme that couples academic expertise with a great learning experience. You’ll be taught by world-leading academics who have earned strong connections with sporting organisations across the world.” Jonathan Grix, Programme Lead, Global Online MSc in Sport Business, Management and Policy

You’ll benefit from the experience of some of the sector’s most well-respected bodies, including Sport England and the Football Foundation, and hone your expertise in a range of areas – from events management to sports marketing, data analytics to sports policy and more. You’ll also study critical business subjects with an emphasis on the sports industry, including Sport Law, International Strategic Management and Research Methods in Sport.

Grow your professional network

Our online study format also helps you build a global network of passionate, like-minded sports business professionals. Share, collaborate and network in virtual social spaces and work together on group projects. You’ll be guided every step of the way by a dedicated Student Success Advisor who will help you get the most out of your studies.

Find out more about the course and how it can help you build on your sporting knowledge and experience in the business world by visiting MSc Sport Business Management and Policy.

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