England's Loughborough University Launches an MBA in Sports Management

New program to cover a variety of topics, from media to sports technology

Amidst the bustle of the Paralympic Games in London, Loughborough University has announced plans to launch a new sports-themed MBA program.

The International Sports Management MBA, which begins next year, will help students understand business and management skills in a sports context. The curriculum covers specialized topics in the sports business, including media management, sports technology, and human resources in sports organizations.

According to a Loughborough press release, the International Sports Management MBA is "aimed at people working in the sports sector, sports and sports-related organisations and/or those looking to pursue a career in a senior managerial role within the sports sector."

Applications for the program are now being accepted. For more information, please see the Loughborough International Sports Management news release.

Read more about MBA programs in England outside of London.

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