Master of Science in Sport Management

General

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Program Description

The MSc in Sport Management is designed to prepare students to work in management positions in the sport and sport-related sector. It intends to convey a solid understanding and knowledge about sport as it is practiced in the European context, and to introduce students to legal, ethical, economical, organizational, historical, political, and psychological topics necessary to meet the demands of this growing sector.

The combination of broad sport-related topics, specific sport management concentrations, a 15 ECTS worth internship as well as dedicated students and faculty is the best preparation for future sport managers.

Molde University College cooperates with the Football Association of Norway and many other partner organizations which gives our students unique access to internships. This provides important entries to organizations and platforms of exchange between practitioners, students, and faculty.

Our studies are flexible, and students can go on exchange to one of our partner universities in Europe.

The 2 year (120 ECTS) international MSc programme in Sport Management is given in English, consists of 90 credits of courses, and a master's thesis of 30 credits.

Why choose this program?

The study is suitable for

Students who work or plan to work in sports clubs, sports associations or other types of organizations (agencies, media, event organizers, etc.)

Career opportunities

Future work

The MSc in Sport Management qualifies for working in management positions in the sport and sport-related sector. Completing this study, students will achieve a Master’s degree and thereby qualifies for research positions and future Ph.D. studies.

Future studies

Candidates with an MSc in Sport Management should qualify for a Ph.D. in Sport Management. In most cases, this is dependent on excellent academic performances.

Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

Molde University College - Specialized University in Logistics offers programs in Logistics, Economics and Business Administration, Management, Sports Sciences, Social Sciences, Health Sciences, and S ... Read More

Molde University College - Specialized University in Logistics offers programs in Logistics, Economics and Business Administration, Management, Sports Sciences, Social Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Care. The BSc programs are held in Norwegian language and not offered to international applicants seeking a degree. At the master's level, the international programs; MSc in Petroleum Logistics, MSc in Logistics and MSc in Sport Management are in English. Out of a student body of 2500, about 250 are students with foreign nationalities, representing over 60 nationalities. Read less
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