Duchy College

International Golf Management Duchy College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University College Plymouth, Marjon


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If you are looking to develop your golf and your career in the golf sector, then this is the programme for you. The industry is now truly international and opportunities exist throughout the world for individuals who are passionate about golf and who are work ready. You will develop your business and management skills alongside your golf, with fantastic facilities in Sussex, UK and Spain/Portugal with golf coaching that will really get the best out of you.

The FdA International Golf Management is a two year programme of study with winter training taking place in Portugal/Spain during the second semester of each year. The taught programme runs from September until the end of March finishing in time for the start of the golf season (with a three day residential in the summer term). You can expect to work at weekends, some evenings and have independent study during the playing season. The first semester is in the UK at Lindfield Golf Club, and the East Sussex National Golf Club. The second semester takes place in Portugal/Spain at Castro Marim (Portugal) and Islantilla Golf Resort (Spain).

Possible Progression (subject to availability)
BSc (Hons) Tournament Golf (Level 6)
BA (Hons) International Business Management (with Professional Golf) (Level 6)

Possible Careers
Junior Golf Operations Managers
Golf Resort Department Heads
Marketing & General Management

Information Events 2018-19
Friday 5 October 2018 15:00
Saturday 6 October 2018 10:00
More dates to be confirmed
Please contact: dce.admissions.office@duchy.ac.uk

Course details


Year 1: TGFC05 Brand & Image (20 Credits), International Golf Industry, Operation & Practice (20 Credits), Managing Hospitality (20 Credits), Golf Performance through applied Technology (20 Credits), Retail Management (20 Credits), TGFC08 Academic & Professional Golf Development in the Work Place (20 Credits). Year 2: TGFD07 Research Project in Professional Golf (20 Credits), TGFD04 Sports Sponsorship (20 Credits), E-Business & Marketing (20 Credits), Contemporary International Business Issues (20 Credit), International Golf Tourism & Golf Event Management (20 Credit), Business Project Management (20 Credit).

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code 28T5
Institution code D55
Campus name Lindfield
Campus code L

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We can accept applications from UK/EU nationals who live outside the EU, however The Cornwall College Group is unable to accept applications from non-UK/EU nationals who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK at this time.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 60 points From acceptable level 3 qualifications.
A level CC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Scottish Higher A minimum of 60 UCAS Tariff Points in total.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Plus GCSEs at grade C/grade 4 or above in English Language, and Mathematics: alternatives at level 2 may be considered.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) A minimum of 60 UCAS Tariff Points in total.

If you are a mature student will no formal qualifications, or are unsure if your qualifications meet our requirements, please contact us at: dce.admissions.office@duchy.ac.uk or 01579 372358.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,950 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £9,950 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Full additional programme costs information including accommodation arranged by the College will be detailed at the Information Events.

Provider information

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Duchy College
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PL17 8PB

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