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Course summary

Step Into the Dynamic World of Sport Business at Worcester! Embark on a cutting-edge journey with the Sport Business course at the University of Worcester. This course is not just a pathway to a degree; it's a deep dive into the evolving world of sport policy and provision, both nationally and internationally. Designed for those who are intellectually curious and creatively inclined, this programme will equip you with the insights to navigate complex partnerships and initiatives in the sport sector. Key Highlights of Your Sport Business Adventure

  • Industry-Driven Experience: Gain hands-on experience through a professional placement in your 2nd year, enhancing employability skills and increasing your confidence.
  • Global Opportunities: Take advantage of the sandwich year option to work in the UK or abroad between your 2nd and 3rd year. Plus, study abroad with one of our worldwide partner universities.
  • Additional Qualifications: Attain a range of sport industry related qualifications and engage in sports-related volunteering, boosting your employability and expertise.
  • Strong Industry Links: Connect with renowned organizations and develop your network of contacts.
  • Career-Focused Learning through an evolving curriculum: Engage with a course that reflects the ever-changing landscape of sport policy and provision across the globe and prepare for a thriving career in diverse areas of sport business, from facility management to sport tourism.
  • Evolving Curriculum: - State-of-the-Art Facilities: Access top-tier facilities including the University Arena, a host venue for international elite sports events and have access to our high-tech fitness gym with free membership for all first-year students living in halls.
  • Personalized Learning: Enjoy smaller class sizes and additional learning support as needed, ensuring a tailored educational experience.
  • Scholarship Opportunities: Apply for a sports scholarship and/or aim to achieve an academic scholarship to support your academic journey and foster your talents.
Why Choose Worcester for Sport Business?
  • Supportive Community: Join a university that values every individual, supporting students to excel at every level.
  • Inclusive Excellence: Be part of an environment that breaks down barriers, offering opportunities to all, regardless of background or ability.
  • Recognized Achievements: Study at a university consistently shortlisted for prestigious awards and ranked top for quality education and sustainability.
Explore Sport Business at Worcester's Open Days Get a real sense of student life at Worcester. Interact with our faculty, students, and graduates, and discover the unique aspects of our Sport Business course. Kickstart Your Career in Sport Business at Worcester – Where Your Passion for Sports Meets Professional Aspirations!


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Assessment method

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How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Sport Business Management (with Placement Year) at University of Worcester - UCAS