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International Sports Management (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #601 (WUR) Glasgow, United Kingdom
This International Sports Management (Hons) programme of Glasgow Caledonian University is delivered by an experienced team who combine their academic track record with a practical approach to learning and impressive industry connections.
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The International Sports Management field is a growing and dynamic industry. If you're passionate about sport and have the desire to professionalise your career in this area, GCU can help you gain the skills and experience to succeed in the management of sport, fitness, leisure and recreation.

You'll study key aspects of international management in the context of sport, and through a range of specialist modules, including language options, you'll develop the skills to pursue a successful career at both a local and international level at this International Sports Management (Hons) programme of Glasgow Caledonian University .

You will benefit from profiled guest speakers and field trips including an international trip experiencing the European snowsports industries. Furthermore our students work on live consultancy projects with sporting clients, each designed to provide you with networking opportunities and key insights into this expanding industry.

Your career

Graduates of the programme may pursue employment working in the sports management field within areas including sports event management, community sports coaching development, managing sport volunteers, sports facility management, sports development, sports tourism, sports marketing and promotion and health and fitness management.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • The Enterprise Value Challenge

  • Business Research Methods and Skills

  • International Marketing Strategy

  • Sports Coaching Management

  • Sport Governance

  • Sports Management 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • 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.

General Requirements

All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.

Year 3

  • HND: HND Coaching and Developing Sport or HND Fitness, Health and Exercise or HND Applied Sports Science with AB/ABB in the Graded Units.
  • Other sports-related HND programmes may be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • RUK: £9250

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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


We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.

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