• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
The BBA in Sports Management program from GBSB Global Business School is designed to give students the skills and knowledge they need to compete in the sport industry and related businesses and organizations, by combining specialist teaching about the principles and practice of sport management with general training in management, business administration, strategy and research methods.
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The Bachelor in Sports Management from GBSB Global Business School  helps students to develop a deeper understanding of management, governance and regulatory issues within the business of sport. Blended learning option is available for July and October Intakes. Start your journey online and transfer to Barcelona or Madrid in Autumn or Winter. 

Students will regularly complete assignments and case studies on sports management, professional sport clubs and international sport event organization.

Why study this programme?

While studying for your BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona, you will learn about sport markets and industries, managing service quality in sport, economics of sport and leisure, management of talent, research methods for sport management, sport management theory and practice, financial management, marketing management, strategic management and more. 

BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona students will graduate with the competencies to succeed in Europe and around the world.

Students graduating from Sports Management program from GBSB Global Business School, additionally obtain Level 4 and Level 5 ATHE Extended Diploma in Management, officially recognized by OFQUAL in the UK, which allows students to complete a top-up year in the leading UK universities and earn a double Bachelors’ degree.

Careers opportunities

Earn your BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona, Spain and gain competencies to work in sports industry. Take advantage of different career services GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona offers to its Bachelor students: from workshops on how to prepare a winning resume and on-campus company presentations to career consulting services.

Programme highlights

  • Student Body Representing More than 70 Nationalities
  • Visiting Speakers Include Experts from Sport Businesses
  • Focus on Learning-by-doing and Teamwork
  • Practical Visits to Sport Industry Organizations
  • An Option to Study Spanish Language
  • Multicultural Faculty with Sport Management Experience


  • Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA
  • Member and Accredited by the European Council for Business Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Optional Top-up Year

  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

What will you learn:
  • Be A Leader
  • Foster A Worldwide Perspective
  • Make A Difference
  • Build A Global Network
  • Gain The Tools To Be Highly Competitive
  • Embrace Innovations

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • A GCE Advanced level profile with achievement in 2 or more subjects supported by 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above
  • Other related level 3 subjects
  • Other equivalent international qualifications (high school diploma)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Barcelona

  • 770 - 1360 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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