BA in Sports Economics

General

Program Description

Course overview

The opportunity to be protagonists in the world of sports offered by the major in Sports Economics and Politics foreseen by the Bachelor’s Degree in International Business Administration. Three years in which, alongside the fundamental subjects, students will learn the management needs of the sector: understand the organizational rules and governance, the order profiles but also those related to communication and to the guidance of a team or an athlete. Thanks to the many years of experience of sports federations presidents and of leading and qualified members of CONI, exercises are held to raise awareness of the most important aspects of the sector: from the preparation of an Olympic dossier to the secrets of sports diplomacy, from the knowledge of football law to the important role of marketing. Curricular internships within sports federations are foreseen.

Learning and teaching

The course is held in English. The particular layout of the spaces, allows to apply a teaching methodology that combines frontal lesson, simulations and laboratory activities to create an interactive learning experience with an innovative teaching methodology:

·Learning by Doing (learn with practice)

·Skill-building (comparison with the problems of the world of work)

·Immersion Mix, which means interdisciplinary meetings

·Strategic Conversation

The added value is made up of: agreements with foreign universities, internships and opportunities for work experience abroad, placement service. You will be accompanied on your study path by an academic tutor and an Angel.

Laborotories

·Sports diplomacy

·Preparation of an Olympic dossier

·Football law

·Sports marketing

Careers

·Director of national and international sports bodies

·Consultant for public institutions in the field of sports economics and politics

·Manager of associations, sports clubs or athletes

·Sporting events organizer

·Sports facilities manager

85% of our students find employment in Italy and abroad in the first 6 months after graduation.

Tuition fees and funding

The annual tuition fee for international students is EUR 12,000; while there is also a single pre-enrolment fee for EU students of EUR 500 and EUR 1,000 for non-EU students.

For most academic years Link Campus University provides several scholarships that cover from 30%to 50% of the annual tuition fee assigned on the results of the entrance test; their number is limited and subject to change (for more information please visit our website).

1st-year tuition fee with 30% scholarship applied - EUR 8,400.
1st-year tuition fee with 50% scholarship applied - EUR 6,000

Last updated Jan 2019

About the School

Link Campus University is a private University in Rome which stands under the Italian University’s Regulation. Its imprint is international due to its history and its calling. In 2011 the University w ... Read More

Link Campus University is a private University in Rome which stands under the Italian University’s Regulation. Its imprint is international due to its history and its calling. In 2011 the University was recognized by the Italian regulation decree of the Minister of Education – University and Research no. 374 of the 21st September 2011. Read less