Coventry University

Coventry University

Sport Management

The course aims to provide specialist training for sport business managers who are working in the sector or those who are seeking a professional career in the industry. It is also open to graduates in any discipline with no prior work experience and who are looking for the opportunity for employment in any of the many sectors that comprise the sport sector. In this regard, the following objectives have been established: to introduce you to a range of concepts and theories that will enable them to critically analyse sports organisations contexts and functions both nationally and internationally; to explore current trends and key concepts in sport management; to enable you to further develop analytical and decision-making skills and to encourage reflective practice; to enable you to recognise, plan and develop appropriate management skills necessary to build contacts in the sport industry and/or gain employment in sport organisations.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. International applicants should also hold a minimum of 6.5 score in the IELTS test for English language

Course modules

Modules include: Sport organisation and governance; sport legal environment and broadcasting; sport finance; managing people in sport organisations; sport marketing and sponsorship; facilities and events operations management; optional modules: strategic management; entrepreneurship and small business; developing skills for business leadership; market research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,473 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,453 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,473 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 11,453 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
Telephone number: 
024 7615 2152