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Master On Campus Online Blended

High Performance Sport

University of Canberra

18 months
31500 AUD/year
22300 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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If you’ve already completed an undergraduate qualification in the field of sports, or have a bachelor’s degree in any field plus at least three years of sports sector experience, then the Master of High Performance Sport from University of Canberra could be just the thing to take your career to the next level. 

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Behind every record-breaking athlete and champion team is a high performance industry driven by experienced and knowledgeable professionals motivated by sporting excellence.

Delivered completely online, this 1.5-year full-time course can also be undertaken part-time. You will explore areas including management, leadership, sports science and analytics, and you can concentrate your studies and assessments to suit your personal areas of interest or employment. 

Upon graduation, you will have a thorough overview of the high performance sport sector and will be ready to help provide elite athletes and professional sporting teams with the competitive edge they need to achieve outstanding sporting success.

Study a Master of High Performance Sport from University of Canberra and you will:

  • support the very best performance in elite sport
  • strengthen your reputation as a professional coach and/or sports manager
  • network extensively within a co-operative industry
  • build a comprehensive knowledge of sports management theory and practice
  • ensure individuals and teams achieve their highest potential.

Career opportunities

  • Sports director
  • Team general manager
  • Technical director
  • Sports scientist
  • Sports analyst
  • Sports coach
  • Sports policy and strategy analyst
  • Sports marketing manager
  • Events manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • High Performance Sport Research Project 
  • High Performance Sport: A Systems Perspective
  • Performance Integrity
  • Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Science 
  • Resilience and Decision Making
  • Training and Competition Readiness  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:

  • a completed bachelor degree in a sport discipline
  • a completed bachelor degree in any field plus a minimum of three years of work experience in the sport sector.
CRICOS Code: 00212K  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31500 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    22300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22300 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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