Master of Business Administration

Major in Sports Management

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in Sports Management  is designed to enable you to stand out in skills of organization and communication so you will have the tools to manage and market sporting events, teams, federation and sports clubs. You will be equipped to become an effective leader and take advantage of the opportunities provided by this rapidly expanding sector.

Over the course of this program you will:

  • Develop the communication and technical skills required to become an effective industry professional.
  • Gain insight into practical business planning and management.
  • Learn how to efficiently plan sporting events
  • Manage team organization, merchandising, and marketing.

MBA Sports Management Brochure

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Evening Learning: Yes
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded:  Master of Business Administration with a Major in Sports Management
  • Transfer Opportunities: We offer our students the option to transfer for a semester between our Geneva, Barcelona and Madrid* campuses
  • Internships: We provide the access to internship opportunities in national and international companies and organizations 
  • Locations: Geneva CampusBarcelona Campus and Madrid* Campus 

*Only available from September 2019 intake

The master’s program requires the successful completion of 90 ECTS credits. The program format consists of (i) unique business and finance courses, (ii) major-specific orientation weeks and (iii) a final project. The breakdown of the credits is as follows: 9 core courses (36 ECTS), 5 elective courses (20 ECTS), 4 orientation weeks (16 ECTS) and the final project (18 ECTS). Below are examples of the major-specific courses that students will pursue during their orientation weeks:

• Product Management Director
• Gameday Operations Manager
• Public Relations
• Sport Marketing Analyst
• Athletic Director
• Sports Agent
• Event Manager
• Marketing Director
• Social Media Manager

Orientation Subjects
  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Sports Management
  • Managing Innovation in the Sports Industry
  • Leadership in Sports Management
  • Media Relations & Communications in Sport  
  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Sports Management
  • Managing Innovation in the Sports Industry
  • Leadership in Sports Management
  • Media Relations & Communications in Sport
How does the program work?
Our Modular System
The MBA program consists of 14 modules each lasting 3 weeks. This system allows for complete immersion in the subject area. Every 2 or 3 modules, there will be an Orientation Week which will focus on your Sports Management major. During the OW, you will be able to present your final project to your tutors and get feedback and guidance towards its completion.
How does the program work?
Our Modular System
The MBA program consists of 14 modules each lasting 3 weeks. This system allows for complete immersion in the subject area. Every 2 or 3 modules, there will be an Orientation Week which will focus on your Sports Management major. During the OW, you will be able to present your final project to your tutors and get feedback and guidance towards its completion.

SEMESTER 1

Semester 1 MBA

SEMESTER 2

Semester 2 MBA

SEMESTER 3

Semester 3 MBA

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