A leading higher education programme dedicated to the sport industry

Created 20 years ago, the International Sport & Event Management programme is widely recognized by sport industry professionals as a leading reference in their field, both nationally and internationally.

The strength of the programme lies in its ability to train managers in line with the requirements of this highly specific and demanding market, owing to its unique expertise at the crossroads of event marketing and sport law.

  • 90% of graduates find a job within 6 months after graduation
  • €35,000 average annual salary
  • 500 alumni globally
  • 30 partner companies

Why choose this program?


  • Teachers-researchers who are experts in the professional sport industry
  • Recognized industry professionals enabling students to acquire differentiating and sought-after knowledge and skills on the job market.


  • - Workshop and professional conferences recognized in the sport business industry
  • - Access to and support from the stakeholder network (ATP, WTA, UEFA, Sportfive, Vinci Stadium, OM, Oreca, RCT, MHR, CNM, NBA, Uhlsport, Generali, BNP Paribas, PSG, Sporsora…).


Professional sport is a highly relational environment and requires support and coaching from industry insiders. That is why all our students benefit from personalized coaching with senior executives from the Sport Carrière company, who help them fine-tune their professional project and build their personal network.


  • The curriculum covers cause-related marketing and responsible events strategy
  • Themed courses and tours (e.g.: visit of the Allianz Riveria in Nice, the first French eco-stadium, Foundations sportives workshops).


At KEDGE, We strongly believe that funding concerns should not prevent students from accessing the course of their choice.

We recognise that taking on a degree requires motivation as well as personal and financial commitment. To help you to create your own path towards your dream career, the school offers a range of scholarships to ambitious and talented international students.

Who can apply for a Scholarship?

Only non-French students applying to our International BBA, our Specialised MSc and to our Master in Management Grande Ecole Programmes are eligible for those scholarships. Exchange student are not eligible to these scholarships.

Early Bird Scholarship

Applications received during the Early Bird Discount period will automatically be granted a 10% discount on the tuition fees. To be eligible, students must submit all of the required documents for their application until 28th February 2019 on join.kedge.edu.

While Early-bird discounts can be cumulated with merit-based scholarships.

Merit Scholarships

Academically gifted students can apply for merit-based scholarships: the Achievement Scholarship or the Academic Excellence Scholarship. To support their applications, the candidates to Merit Scholarships need to provide a motivation statement and the proof of their academic achievements.

Both Merit Scholarships are dedicated to exceptionally talented students. Your application will be assessed on two criteria: the grade obtained during your interview with our academic team and the interview and the academic record (GPA, GMAT, GRE...).

To support their applications, students are expected to provide a motivation statement and any proof of academic excellence or extra-curriculum achievements.

Achievement Scholarship

15% discount on the tuition fees

Academic Excellence Scholarship

20% discount on the tuition fees

The merit-based scholarships are non-cumulative (I.e only one merit-scholarship can be granted per student), but could be cumulative with Early Bird Scholarship until 28th February 2019.

Kristen Hoey Scholarship - ISLI MSc

This scholarship is available for students from the United States of America, holding a degree from a US university, wishing to join the ISLI MSc programme. This scholarship is awarded in the memory Kirsten Hoey a talented alumnus of the ISLI programme. Each year, a selected number of American students with excellent academic records will receive a 50% discount on their tuition fees. To be eligible, students will be required to submit a motivation letter online which will be submitted to Kirsten HOEY’s family and the MSc programme Director.

The Kristen Hoey Scholarship can not be cumulated with any other scholarships.

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Last updated January 7, 2019
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2019
1 - 2 years
15,000 EUR
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