B.A. On Campus

Sports Management

The University of the Highlands and Islands

48 months
7230 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The BA (Hons) Sports Management degree at The University of the Highlands and Islands is designed for those seeking a broad-based management qualification that will introduce you to all aspects of today's modern sporting business. 


This course will equip you with some of the skills you will need for a career in sports management, including marketing, human resources, business law and IT.


What can I do on completion of my course?

A degree in Sports Management from The University of the Highlands and Islands will provide students with excellent career prospects. This award enables students to develop knowledge and skills highly valued by employers. Graduates could anticipate going on to jobs in public, private and voluntary organisations taking on such roles as:

  • Sports development officer
  • Leisure centre operative
  • Sports manager

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Research Skills
  • Sports Science: A Critical Analysis
  • Research Project and/or
  • Work Placement IV: Specialist Skills
  • Sports Policy, Planning and Management
  • Managing Sports Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to year 1, HNC, is 2 Scottish Highers at grade C or above PLUS 3 standard grades at C or above; OR 2 A Levels at grade D or above; these should include English plus a science subject or Mathematics
  • Alternatively, the completion of a relevant sports-related National Certficate at SCQF level 6 or above
  • For mature student entry, requisite experience with evidence of potential to succeed
  • Prospective students without the standard entry requirements as listed above are encouraged to apply, appropriate industry related experience will be taken into consideration
  • It may be possible, with some additional bridging units, to access from HNC and HND Business, HNC Tourism  and HNC Events
  • Successful applicants will be required to complete a PVG Disclosure Check and become PVG Scheme Members in order to undertake this course

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7230 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7230 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • Eu: £1,285


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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