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Sports Management and Coaching, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
The Sports Management and Coaching programme at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown  offers a wide range of career choices from coaching and training for all ages, to management and marketing of sportspeople, events or facilities and even the opportunity to set up your own business in sports, fitness and leisure.
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Career Opportunities

There are a number of areas that graduates at the Sports Management and Coaching programme at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown can work in including Professional Coaches, Personal Trainers, Strength and Conditioning Coaches, Health and Wellbeing Coaches, Performance Analysts with many sports (individual and team sports), Fitness Instructors, Leisure Managers, working in physical activity areas in a number of administrative roles, working a physical activity as a Sport Development Officer in Local Sports partnerships, event management planning and development, Coaching and Development officers in National Governing Bodies – from many sports both able-bodied and disability sports. 

There are further education opportunities including post graduate education in sports, coaching, physical therapy, business development and event management.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Coaching Theory and Practice 
  • Long Term Athlete Development 
  • Anatomy & Physiology 
  • Contemporary Sports Management 
  • Accounting for Non-Accountants
  • Skills for Success in Higher Education

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate applicants will require a grade O6/H7 in five subjects, these subjects must include Maths and English or Irish.
  • Foundation level mathematics will meet the minimum entry requirement where a grade F2 or higher is achieved.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3250 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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