M.Sc. On Campus

Sport Business and Leadership

Loughborough University

12 months
26500 GBP/year
11300 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Sport Business and Leadership programme at Loughborough University is designed for individuals who wish to improve their impact and effectiveness in leading and managing individuals, teams, and organisations within the sport business industry.


The MSc in Sport Business and Leadership programme at Loughborough University will give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the business of sport, and in doing so enhance your leadership capacity and business acumen in relation to the complex and rapidly emerging global sport business environment.

You will gain a critical understanding of the social, environmental and economic issues that are essential to leadership and management in the sport industry, and appreciate the importance of innovation as a process, and its application to sport leadership and business.

You will also be exposed to some of the latest opportunities and challenges confronting sport organisations at a global, national and local level. You will learn how to connect theory with practice by attending a number of inspiring field visits. Past visits have included Sandhurst Military Academy, The Royal Opera, UK Sport, KPMG, the RFU, Google, and Wimbledon.


The careers and employability support on offer at Loughborough University London has been carefully designed to give you the best possible chance of securing your dream role.

This MSc will prepare you for careers in middle and senior leadership positions in a range of sectors, including commercial, not-for-profit and international sporting organisations. You will also have access to training and development to establish your own sport enterprise.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Research and Insight in the Sport Industry
  • Leadership Models and Practices: Application to a Sport Context
  • Leadership, Diversity and Change in the Sport Industry
  • Strategic Sports Sponsorship
  • Sport Business and Innovation
  • Sport Business Statistics and Analytics
  • Organisational Behaviour in the Sport Industry
  • New Venture Creation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11300 GBP per year during 12 months.


Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /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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