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Sports Management (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Sports Management (Hons) programme offered at St Mary's University, Twickenham, London gives you the knowledge and skills you need to be a successful manager within the sports business, in a large or small company; in the private, public or third sectors; at home or abroad. It is centred upon contemporary management skills and approaches and will give you everything you need to succeed in the sports industry.

A Sports Management degree is particularly attractive to employers in the sports and leisure industries, both in the commercial and not-for-profit sectors. Studying this degree programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to successfully embark on a career in a wide range of roles and functions.

A distinctive feature of the Sports Management programme at St Mary’s is that you will undertake a work placement as part of your degree, allowing you to combine academic theory within a practical working environment. Your placement will provide you with new skills, expertise and networks that can help to enhance your career opportunities within the sports industry. You will organise your placement with the help of the Workplace Learning Team and can choose to do it in a location that suits you.

Careers

As a Sports Management graduate, you will have opportunities to work in many of the diverse sectors of the sports and leisure industries, such as working for professional sports teams and leagues, the sports marketing and sponsorship sector, the organisation and delivery of sporting events, managing health and fitness centres, and the growing field of Sport for Development.

Making you career-ready is at the heart of everything that we do, and you will develop a wide range of general employability skills, such as communication, presentation, analysis, research techniques, teamwork and working to deadlines.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Issues in Sport Management 
  • Financial Management in Sports 
  • Sports Psychology 
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility 
  • Digital Business
  • Sports Sponsorship and Promotions
  • Global Perspectives on the Sports Industry 
  • Managing in the Workplace 
  • Sports Marketing Campaign  
  • International Strategic Management  
  • Social Enterprise 
  • Managing High Performance Sports Personnel
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • UCAS points 104–96 
  • A levels BCC–CCC 
  • BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM 
  • GCSE English and Maths, grade C/4, or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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