London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

Offering you the opportunity to study in the heart of the world's premier sporting city, this course prepares you for a career in the global sports industry. It offers high quality teaching, with staff possessing a complementary blend of academic and sports management practitioner experience. There are excellent career opportunities for those who graduate in the field, with research by Sport England showing that the number of people with sport'related jobs is 400,000 ' that's 2.3% of all employment in England. Recent graduates of the course have found work across many of the exciting sectors of the sports industry, including National Governing Bodies (such as ParalympicsGB), professional football clubs (Queens Park Rangers), major sporting events (Euro2012), sports marketing organisations (IMG) and within local authorities (GLL). Short and long accredited work placements are available as part of the course ' take advantage of London's iconic sporting status to volunteer at the numerous sports events and competitions staged in the city. Added value: Engagement with some of London's world'famous sporting clubs and venues (such as our Employability Conference hosted at Fulham FC).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MMM
  • Tariff 220
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • Course specific
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 220
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) D
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)