Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Sport Management and Marketing

This programme is designed to give you the skills and expertise you need to compete in the sport industry and related businesses and organisations, by providing specialist teaching about the principles and practice of sport management and marketing. It will help you to develop a deeper understanding of management, governance and regulatory issues within the business of sport. It also provides an understanding of the relevance of marketing for sports organisations. Teaching is informed by the activities of the academic staff in the Birkbeck Sport Business Centre, Birkbeck's designated research centre for the study of sport business. Highlights - The programme provides a comprehensive review of the theory and practice of the business and management and marketing of sport. - The Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy. - Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals. - Linked to Birkbeck's Sport Business Centre, one of the world's leading centres for sport business and football research, teaching, training, consultancy and policy advice. - We engage in significant collaborative research and have excellent contacts with many public and private sector organisations, professional bodies and researchers at other academic institutions.

Entry requirements

MSc: Our standard postgraduate entry requirement is a second-class honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university, or an equivalent international qualification. International students who complete the Sport Management pathway on the International Foundation Programme for Postgraduate Study (Graduate Diploma) by passing all four modules, including passing Approaches to Business and Management with 60%, are given automatic progression to this programme.

Course modules

For information about course structure and the modules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck's online prospectus.

Assessment methods

A combination of examinations, coursework and a 12,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 17,850 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 11,550 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 17,850 per Whole course (International) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Management
Telephone number: 
02076316740