Sport Analytics and Technologies

Loughborough University London

12 months
25500 GBP/year
10900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc Sport Analytics and Technologies programme offered by Loughborough University London is designed for individuals who wish to develop a critical understanding of how technology is impacting on sport, in particular the growing sport digital and media sectors.


Sport is embracing digital technologies to improve performance and shake-up tired and redundant business practices, which is why it is a great time to study a sport analytics degree.

Ket facts:

  • The sports media provides valuable content for broadcasters, companies and sponsors, thus, understanding the importance of how technology is shaping the business of sport through studying a sports analytics degree is essential for future sport business professionals and entrepreneurs looking to break into the digital and media industries.
  • Through in-depth teaching and analysis, our MSc Sport Analytics and Technologies offered by Loughborough University London will develop your insight into the potential of new media technologies and their influence on innovation in the sports digital and media industries. You will also gain a critical understanding of mobile internet and the latest cloud technologies, with a special emphasis on media cloud applications shifting to mobile Internet platforms.
  • Recently named as the world’s best university for sport (QS World Rankings by Subject 2019), the Institute for Sport Business will provide you with a first-class postgraduate experience, delivered by some of the world’s leading figures in sport business.

Programme Structure

Topics studied may include:

  • player performance measurement
  • in-game decision making
  • player selection
  • stadium/facility design to enhance the spectator experience
  • the use of mobile applications to complement sport consumption

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of an upper Second Class Honours degree (2:1) or equivalent from a wide range of subjects/disciplines. In exceptional circumstances an applicant may be admitted to the degree who does not possess the requirements mentioned, but who has substantial relevant work experience.
  • English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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Sport Analytics and Technologies
Loughborough University London