University of Brighton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Our Sport Management BSc(Hons) is for those who are passionate about sport and want to develop the experience, management and leadership skills required for career success in this expanding and varied sector.
Your learning will focus on the application of business principles in sport, covering areas such as management, leadership, marketing, governance and finance. You’ll combine practical experience with academic study, equipped with a broad understanding of the international and commercial aspects of the business of sport.
You’ll benefit from our industry guest speaker programme and field trips that have included Wimbledon and the world’s largest underground skate park. You’ll also have the opportunity to work on challenges and projects with our partners such as Brighton and Hove Albion FC and Hills Balfour.
A placement will provide you with valuable professional experience, enhance your CV and provide you with a network of industry contacts. We have well-established partnerships with a diverse range of organisations, including sports clubs, leisure companies and charitable organisations.
Previous students have had placements with organisations including West Ham United, Swimtrek, Equity Travel, Nielson Sport and Ski, Football 4 Peace, Sport Brighton and Lord’s Cricket Ground.
We are one of just 10 institutions nationally, selected by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), to become a CIMSPA Higher Education Partner. We are part of their pilot programme to develop CIMSPA endorsed and quality assured degree programmes to improve students’ employment prospects. The partnership also offers many benefits for students studying this course.
Don’t meet the entry requirements?
The University of Brighton Sport BSc(Hons) with integrated foundation year provides an extra year of study at foundation level for students who do not hold the academic qualifications or experience required for entry to this course. Successful completion of the foundation year enables you to progress onto year 1 of this degree.
How to apply
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!
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||112 - 96 points|
|A level||CCC - BBC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM - DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 24 credits||Pass Access to HE Diploma with 45 credits at Level 3.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points||Must include three subjects at Higher Level.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3, H4|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5. in each element, or equivalent English Language qualification.|
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|