Bachelor in Sport Management

General

Program Description

About this study programme, one of the most influential persons of the Danish sport industry states:

"Sport appeals to many people in our population and with this new education we can create synergy between the interest in sports and a healthy business approach based on relevant tools for analysing and solving issues related to the trade. Thus, this education will be an advantage in an industry where it is more important now than ever before that we are competent in market and service oriented areas to keep a strong position in times of increased competition".

Flemming Østergaard Former CEO of FC Copenhagen and chairman of Parken Sport & Entertainment

Do you want to take part in the coordination and delivery of sport and leisure events? Are you a natural leader and manager? Are you looking for an opportunity to engage a wide variety of stakeholders?

Do you want to play in a league where it’s all about creating the right team, dribbling past economic pitfalls and opposition and leaving your own visible mark? And do you want to make it your way of living?

The Bachelor Degree programme in Sport Management gives you the chance to combine your passion for sports and events with in-depth understanding of business mechanisms in the sport, event and leisure sector.

The programme in brief

The Bachelor Degree in Sport Management is a 1.5 year full-time study programme which is a top-up programme for students who hold an AP Degree in Marketing Management, Service, Hospitality & Tourism Management and Financial Management.

The programme also applies to people with a relevant background or interest in the business. You can learn more about the admission requirements here.

This programme will give you thorough knowledge and competencies through a solid foundation of theory and practise providing you with ample opportunity for interesting jobs after you complete your education.

The primary competencies are:

  • Market and business-related competencies
  • Organisational/management competencies
  • Creative and innovative competencies

English tests accepted:

  • IELTS Overall grade of 6.5
  • TOEFL Internet-based test: minimum score of 83
  • Cambridge ESOL examinations:
    • C1 Advanced (CAE): grade C, B or A
    • C2 Proficiency (CPE): grade C, B or A
    • B2 First (FCE): grade A
  • Online Oxford Placement Test: Minimum score of B2 = a minimum score of 75 in each of the subtests - only valid if taken via a UCN partner organisation
  • Pearson PTE Academic: minimum score of 58
Last updated October 2019

About the School

University College of Northern Denmark (UCN) is a Danish Higher Educational Institution working in the fields of education, development, applied research and innovation. UCN is active in healthcare an ... Read More

University College of Northern Denmark (UCN) is a Danish Higher Educational Institution working in the fields of education, development, applied research and innovation. UCN is active in healthcare and wellness, social studies and education, technology and business, training and lifelong learning. Read less