• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The sports industry needs more talented marketing professionals who understand the sector. We created the first sports marketing degree in the country to fill this gap. And we’ve worked with experts in the industry to make it as useful as possible for your career. 

Throughout the (Hons) Sports Marketing Management course from Manchester Metropolitan University you’ll learn what makes sports marketing so special. You’ll develop key skills in areas like brand management, digital marketing and commercial sponsorship.

Careers

Business and marketing skills are in high demand in the sports industry. Our graduates are working with organisations like British Swimming, England Netball and Manchester City Football Club.

Throughout the course we help you develop the skills you’ll need to appeal to future employers. With experience of everything from branding to strategic management, you’ll have a wide variety of career options ahead of you.

Employers could include national agencies and governing bodies, health clubs and sports complexes, promoters and media companies, or related organisations in medicine, education, or research. You might also want to continue your studies with a PGCE (to become a teacher) or Masters.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Sports Management and Marketing
  • Sports Event Design and Development
  • The Business of Sport
  • Understanding and Managing People
  • Sports Professionalism and Practice

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • 104-112 UCAS Tariff Points at A2 (Grades BCC-BBC) or acceptable alternatives e.g. BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma, Extended Diploma at Level 3 (Grades DMM).
Specific GCSE requirements
  • GCSE grade C or grade 4 in English Language and Mathematics. Level 2 Functional Skills English and Mathematics also accepted.
Non Tariffed Qualifications
  • Pass Access to HE Diploma in a relevant subject with a minimum 106 UCAS Tariff Points.
International Baccalaureate points
  • 26 IB Diploma Points

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 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 Manchester

  • 645 - 1200 GBP/month
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Funding

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