MSc in Sport Sustainable Management

General

Program Description

The MSc “Sport Sustainable Management” aims to provide theoretical and practical knowledge of sport business to students wishing to develop in the economic sector of sport.

The program provides the theoretical and managerial knowledge necessary for a thorough understanding of current and future issues in the field of sport. In contact with professionals from the sports sector, students acquire the skills and networks necessary for their professional integration in a specific economic sector, at a high level of responsibility.

Many sports structures are studied during the course: sports associations and federations, industry, distribution of sports products, event structures, local authorities. Several site visits are organized to take ownership of the issues in the field.

The MSc Sport Sustainable Management allows students:

  • To acquire an important knowledge of the history, the sociology, the environment and the functioning of the economic activity of sport in general, of sports organizations in particular;
  • To understand the managerial, social, legal and institutional issues inherent in the management of sport;
  • To master the challenges of tomorrow for the sport sector: managerial practices, sport ethics, sport in public policies;
  • To master the data analysis tools essential to meet the growing and technologically demanding consumer demand in the sports sector;
  • To be a force for proposal, creativity and innovation in sport business.

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  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start date: September
  • Cost: € 11,000
  • Closing date for registrations: July 15
  • Registration fee: 100 €

Admission:

  • Bachelor graduates (B + 4) or equivalent
  • B + 3 graduates with professional experience or recognized sports practice

Training opportunities

The main employment sectors are:

  • Sports industry
  • Sports organizations
  • The local collectives
  • Distribution of sports products
  • Sport as a hobby
  • Sports events

Responsible positions mainly concern the following functions:

Management:

  • Administration of sports structures (clubs, stadiums, etc.)
  • Administration of small / large distribution structures for sports products
  • Career management in sport: from career coaching to retraining
  • Supply chain management
  • Management of territorial sports development: urban planning, elaboration of sports label files
  • Project management

Marketing & Communication:

  • Strategic and operational marketing (digital dimension exploited): sector strategy, promotion of sports associations
  • Product management
  • Communication management: public relations, media communications
  • Organization of sports events for companies (works councils, shareholders) or sports structures

Financial:

  • Financial management of sports organizations / structures
  • Fundraising, sponsorship

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We are a consular business school created in 1969 by the Pau Béarn Chamber of Commerce and Industry. As a member of the Management Schools Chapter of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles, we offer initia ... Read More

We are a consular business school created in 1969 by the Pau Béarn Chamber of Commerce and Industry. As a member of the Management Schools Chapter of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles, we offer initial and continuous training from Bac to Bac + 5 in the fields of business and management. Located on the university campus of Pau, we participate fully in the attractiveness of our economic territory in line with our guardianship. Read less
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