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.

Photo: Phillip Jackson / Flickr

Comments


Related Business Schools

Loughborough, United Kingdom 12 Followers 46 Discussions

More MBA News

May 07, 2019

AACSB Accreditation Awarded to the University of Exeter, the University of Turku and Others

May 07, 2019

More MBA News

MBA Articles

MBA Students Flock to Silicon Valley to Shape the Future of Technology

May 01, 2019

A career at a tech company such as Apple or Amazon has become sought-after at business school, but some in the industry remain skeptical about hiring MBAs

UK Business Schools Are Resilient Despite Brexit

Apr 15, 2019

The proportion of students who want to get their degrees in Britain has actually increased since the Brexit vote, thanks in part to the pound’s plunge in value

Specialist MBA Degrees Find their Niche in Business Education

Apr 10, 2019

General and specialized MBAs both have distinct advantages. Which one prospective students choose will come down to their planned career path

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists