• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The BSc Sport Business Management (Hons) course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)  is highly globalised, both in its content and delivery - this means you will become adept at understanding and analysing the challenges sport faces in other cultures. You will be taught be staff with national and international profiles in sport business research and application. This is enhanced by an international cohort; additionally ERASMUS students are actively accepted.

You’ll receive membership of CIMSPA – the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity – as part of the course. This allows you to attend seminars and meetings, where you learn more about the industry, in practice, and enhances employability.

Work experience on the course is offered, encouraged and guaranteed to those who request it. In addition to gaining crucial industry experience, many students have secured jobs off the back of work placements. You will also have the opportunity to undertake a period of study (a semester or a whole year) abroad in the USA, Singapore or Spain.

Our staff are committed to delivering academic learning of the highest quality, helping you to stretch your mind and fulfil your university ambitions.

Opportunities

Sport, health and events are all booming sectors in the UK offering many graduate opportunities locally, nationally and internationally. Following the Olympics 2012 legacy, a degree in Sports Business Management will lead to a diverse array of opportunities including sports management, leisure management, business enterprise, event management, performance, education, coaching, or a career in public service.

There is the opportunity to undertake a period of study (a semester or a whole year) abroad, in the USA, Singapore, UCLan Cyprus, Italy, Spain, Germany or Kazan University in Russia studying how sport is delivered, managed and the problems it faces in different cultures.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

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

       optional placement year (4 year Sandwich Degree) available

    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human resource management
  • Sports marketing
  • Operations and sport law
  • Research and enterprise for sport
  • Strategic sport business management
  • Management and professional development

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.

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General Requirements

  • Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points.  We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual. This means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements and predicted grades (where applicable) together with your application as a whole, including work experience and personal statement. General Studies accepted.

  • BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Merit, Merit - Distinction, Distinction, Merit
  • BTEC Diploma: Distinction*, Distinction - Distinction*, Distinction*

  • Pass Access Course: 106-112 UCAS Points  

  • International Baccalaureate:Pass Diploma with 104-112 UCAS points from Higher Level Subjects

  • IELTS: 6.0 with no subscore lower than 5.5

  • GCSE: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths & English or equivalent

  • Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, industry professional qualifications, relevant work or life experience

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    12700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12700 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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  • Sandwich year out £1,000 (UK/EU)
  • Part-time: £1,540 per 20 credits studied (UK/EU)

Living costs for Preston

  • 751 - 1430 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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