University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Sport Policy, Business and Management

This programme seeks to prepare students for work in the leisure industry, sports agencies and local authorities by developing high quality graduates in a research active environment. It is expected that students taking the programme will develop the skills to allow them to critically evaluate new developments and theory and integrate this knowledge where appropriate into their professional practice. Students will learn through blended delivery using both high quality online resources complemented with face to face discussion time with leaders in the programme fields. T

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 or equivalent in a relevant science subject

Course modules

Research methods in sport; professional practice in sport; professional case study; sport policy and management; dissertation (after successful transfer to MSc).

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships may be available. International students can often gain funding through overseas research scholarships, Commonwealth scholarships or their home government.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (England) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005