Sports managers have the opportunity to work in a leadership position with professionals across the sporting industry in various specializations ranging from finance to marketing, human resources to public relations and more. Master of Sports Management programs are offered at multiple universities across Switzerland - a country in the heart of Europe. If you are interested in getting closer to the game in soccer, tennis, skiing, handball, gymnastics, hockey, competitive dance it any other professional sport, a Master in Sports Management from a school in Switzerland will open doors in a very competitive industry.
Master of Sports Management programs in Switzerland typically last approximately two years. Applicants to Matter of Sports Management come from a range of professional and academic backgrounds, but it is required that all prospective Master of Sports Management applicants have a Bachelor's degree in a related subject. Matter of Sports Management students are also often required to complete a research-based Masters thesis project near the end of their graduate program in Switzerland.
If you see yourself representing sporting professionals, working with an international sporting organization like FIFA or the Olympics, or managing a sporting facility, then a Master of Sports Management in Switzerland could be your ticket. Read more, below!
The Executive Master in Sports Governance (MESGO) is a unique programme designed for sports sector professionals wishing to master the complex dimensions and the diversity of international practices related to professional sport on an international level. [+]
This executive master is aimed at fulfilling 3 main objectives:Emphasise the international dimension of sport; Anticipate the forthcoming key challenges and positively impact the development of sport governance
MESGO - Presentation of the Executive Master in Sports Governance from MESGO on Vimeo.
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AISTS Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and Technology (MAS in Sport Administration) is a unique postgraduate programme in sports management based in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital, Switzerland. [+]
About the AISTS MAS in Sport Administration
The AISTS MAS in Sport Administration - Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and Technology - is a unique postgraduate programme in sports management endorsed by the International Olympic Committee.
Held in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital, participants are trained by experts in sport and academics, in the following multidisciplinary fields applied directly to sport:
• Management & Economics• Technology• Law• Sociology• Medicine
The best academic and technology institutes of Switzerland: the EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), the University of Geneva, and the University of Lausanne (UNIL) cooperate to offer students a rich education programme.... [-]
Organised by the CIES - International Centre for Sport Studies, in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. [+]
Organised by the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES) in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. It has developed to become a top graduate programme developing all-around managers who can cope with the increasingly complex world of sport.Picture: FIFA Master 18th Edition at the Home of FIFA welcomed by both FIFA President Gianni Infantino and General Secretary Fatma Samoura. A unique programme The FIFA Master takes its graduates on a unique journey through three different European countries to study sport. Three distinguished universities in England, Italy and Switzerland, which are among Europe's most sports-oriented countries, have come together to provide a one year programme that combines top-class academic teaching and practical case studies supplemented by guest lecturers and field visits. The course focuses on three key and inter-related aspects of sports humanities, management and law. Once the programme successfully completed, postgraduates receive a joint-diploma delivered by the three universities. Developing unique people The FIFA Master offers a dynamic international environment with around 20 different nationalities represented in a class of approximately 30 postgraduates that are selected each year. The international multi-disciplinary approach provides postgraduates with the opportunity to learn a broad range of subjects and develop their... [-]