Master Program in Sport in Europe

Top Master's Degrees in Sport in Europe 2018

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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

When studying sport, students usually choose between focusing on the business and strategic elements of sports or the physiological aspects. Those studying the former typically have the potential to coach or manage professional sports organizations while the latter aid in physical training.

There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.

Master's Program in Sport in Europe

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Professional Master in Football Business

FBA The Football Business Academy
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time March 2018 Switzerland Geneva Switzerland Online + 2 more

The FBA offers a Professional Master in Football Business which is the first of its kind; it’s a hybrid program which takes all the advantages of online and physical courses and combining them into one unique program. [+]

As the business of football becomes ever more professional, the need for executives with the right knowledge and skill set becomes ever greater. Therefore, The Football Business Academy sat down with industry experts and created a unique and comprehensive program that will prepare students for success in the dynamic, global future of the football industry. The FBA offers a Professional Master in Football Business which is the first of its kind; it’s a hybrid program which takes all the advantages of online and physical courses and combining them into one unique program. This program steps away from traditional course structures and educational models to create a more innovative and complete curriculum which caters to the needs and realities of the football industry as well as 21st-century students.... [-]


Masters Degree in Sports Science - Performance Optimisation with a Focus on Elite Sport

Mid Sweden University
Campus Part time September 2018 Sweden Östersund

Modern sports are under constant development, with factors that promote performance, leadership development, injury prevention and new training methods playing a key role. This development has increased the need for research-supported expertise. This program gives you the opportunity to work effectively with the elite sport and/or progress onto further postgraduate studies in sports science. [+]

Modern sports are under constant development, with factors that promote performance, leadership development, injury prevention and new training methods playing a key role. This development has increased the need for research-supported expertise. This program gives you the opportunity to work effectively with the elite sport and/or progress onto further postgraduate studies in sports science.

The program is delivered part-time at an advanced level and focuses on performance analysis, sports physiology, elite training and coaching/leadership in the field of sports science. The program gives students the opportunity to develop and use their practical and theoretical knowledge to better handle complex situations in sport, including at the elite level. The program incorporates a number of key components which relate to the complex operations of national and international elite organizations, as well as scientific theory and methods and an independent research project.... [-]


Master in Physical Exercise and Well-Being

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Full time October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

This Degree comes with the goal of preparing future exercise professional for this task, based on the development of autonomous knowledge update, as well as of permanent critical analysis on its practices and the practices of those that surround them. The performance principle to be worked in this degree is... [+]

It is normal to associate exercise with health and well-being. Hippocrates, father of medicine, recognised this in his texts when he wrote "Food alone is not enough to keep Man healthy, for he also needs to exercise". Presently, society places on exercise professionals the responsibility for compensating the sedentary lifestyle promoted by the current socio-cultural context. With the advent of epidemics, like obesity and cardiovascular disease, the role destined for this professional class as a guarantor of a healthy society becomes clear.

Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

This Degree comes with the goal of preparing future exercise professional for this task, based on the development of autonomous knowledge update, as well as of permanent critical analysis on its practices and the practices of those that surround them. The performance principle to be worked in this degree is founded on a professional practice based on evidence, mirroring the current trend in the area of health and well-being, which will allow an effective integration in multidisciplinary teams in clinical or gym contexts. For a greater training specificity, two specialisations were created:... [-]


Master of Business in Sport

AMOS - The International Sport Business School
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris Nice Lyon Lille Bordeaux + 4 more

This cycle is composed of a 4th and a 5th year and issues a Level II degree in "Sporting organizations Management" registered with the RNCP. The objective of the MBS AMOS is to train our students to executive positions in 2 years, turn them into true professionals thanks to varied modules, implementations, practical cases and to help them find a company which is in agreement with their professional project. [+]

This cycle is composed of a 4th and a 5th year and issues a Level II degree in "Sporting organizations Management" registered with the RNCP. The objective of the MBS AMOS is to train our students to executive positions in 2 years, turn them into true professionals thanks to varied modules, implementations, practical cases and to help them find a company which is in agreement with their professional project.

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International Executive Master in Football Business

International Football Business Institute
Campus Full time September 2018 Belgium Brussels

It all starts with a heart for business and a passion for football. The IFBI offers participants a unique executive master to specialize in football business. During the course students will have the chance to get in contact with experts working at football clubs, federations, associations and companies. [+]

International Executive Master in Football Business

An international postgraduate degree from the University of Brussels - Vrije Universiteit Brussel, organised and coordinated by the International Football Business Institute (IFBI).

Programme Overview

Why a degree in football business?

It all starts with a heart for business and a passion for football. The IFBI offers participants a unique executive master to specialize in football business. During the course students will have the chance to get in contact with experts working at football clubs, federations, associations and companies. In one-year time, they will have built a global network within the football industry. A key asset of the course is that it allows students to bridge the gap between an academic approach and a real-life work environment within the football industry. We are convinced that our live on-campus classes, where you can meet your lecturers, are crucial to achieving this goal!... [-]


Master of Sport Administration

Russian International Olympic University
Campus Full time 39  September 2018 Russia Sochi Moscow + 1 more

The MSA course is designed for individuals who have higher education qualifications, leadership qualities and an ambition to develop their professional expertise and make an outstanding career in sport administration. The main objective of the programme is to produce a new generation of effective sport managers with both strategic and operational skills. [+]

The MSA course is designed for individuals who have higher education qualifications, leadership qualities and an ambition to develop their professional expertise and make an outstanding career in sport administration.

The main objective of the programme is to produce a new generation of effective sport managers with both strategic and operational skills.

The MSA course was developed in cooperation with acclaimed university professors and sport management practitioners from across the world and obtained a license from the Federal Education and Science Supervision Agency (license No.1734 of December 18, 2012).

In 2017 the influential British "SportBusiness International" magazine has ranked the MSA course second among all European postgraduate sports courses and tenth best course in the world in its 2017 Postgraduate Sports Course Rankings - the only comprehensive guide to university sports management courses. PROGRAMME STRENGTHS: international faculty including 19 world-class experts from 10 countries; location in the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics; integration of theoretical knowledge with practical experience in managing Olympic venues; opportunities for practical application of skills at the Olympic venues; international group of students; unique combination of winter and summer Olympic sports. ... [-]

Master's Degree In Sport Specialization In Sports Training

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém
Campus Full time October 2018 Portugal Santarem

The course aims to contribute to the specialized training of graduates and the development of applied research and scientific knowledge in professional sports context. [+]

Duration: 2 Years Benefits: Accommodation and Portuguese Language Course (30 hours)

Education provided in Portuguese:

Rates *:

Application -35 € Annual - 1000 € (without accommodation) 3000 € (accommodation) Use - 35 €

Education provided in English:

Rates *:

Application -35 € Annual - 3500 € (accommodation) Use - 35 € The following values ​​will be timely subject to confirmation Goals

The course aims to contribute to the specialized training of graduates and the development of applied research and scientific knowledge in professional sports context. The course assumes that students should have knowledge and ability to understand at a level that holding on the knowledge obtained at the first cycle level in the areas of sports training, physical and health condition, sport and physical nature education, increase and enhance in the specialized area of ​​sport, in different specializations; and that students should know in depth the scientific area of ​​Sport and specialize their knowledge in the areas applied research, intervention and training in various fields of sport, which are the specialties applied in the main area.... [-]


Master In Management And Organization Of Events And Sporting Activities

UNISPORT MANAGEMENT SCHOOL
Online 14  Open Enrolment Spain Barcelona

To train students to design, plan, promote and develop any type of sporting event, leisure or competition, with strategic vision and a clear international focus. [+]

Program Objective: To train students to design, plan, promote and develop any type of sporting event, leisure or competition, with strategic vision and a clear international focus.

recipients: Sport passionate people, linked or not the sports sector and who want to develop their career in a sector of the future and in great need of professionalization.

Workload: 1025h (Equivalent ECTS: 41 credits)

COURSE MODULES B122 The organization of sport B126 Management of Sports Activities B130 Sports Event Management B134 Deportivo Security and Protocol B104 Sports Marketing B105 Personnel Management B108 Strategic Management in sport B112 Sport responsible TFM Master Final Work Methodology Flexible methodology adapted to your life Campus online available 24h / 365 days Personalized tutoring Teaching materials always updated Individual lessons by videoconference Case Study Campus adapted to mobile devices Free subscription to industry magazines Access to specialized resources International technical stays Classroom activities Placements Employment Unisport students can enjoy various exclusive services related to employability: Internship program in companies and sports entities. Exclusive job search and job Services to support entrepreneurship Validation of your business model Search for funding Training Acceleration of innovative projects related to sport [-]

Master in High Performance Sport: Strength and Conditioning

UCAM Universidad Católica de Murcia
Campus Full time January 2018 Spain Murcia Spain Online + 1 more

This Master’s degree is the first in Spain to be recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). [+]

To be considered for this postgraduate program, students must have:

a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent at the University level a background in Sports Sciences or equivalent B1 level English

This Master’s degree is the first in Spain to be recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). The curriculum has especially been designed to impart not only theoretical and practical applications in this specific field but also the methodological foundations necessary for students’ independent research, enabling them to assess the most controversial lines in Sports Science. Our teaching faculty is uniquely comprised of UCAM professors as well as national and international experts from the high-performance sports sector.... [-]


FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport

CIES - International Centre for Sports Studies
Campus Full time September 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Organised by the CIES - International Centre for Sport Studies, in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. [+]

Organised by CIES - International Centre for Sport Studies, in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. It has developed to become a top graduate programme developing all-round managers who can cope with the increasingly complex world of sport.

A unique programme

The FIFA Master takes its graduates on a unique journey through three different European countries to study sport. Three distinguished universities in England, Italy and Switzerland, which are among Europe's most sports oriented countries, have come together to provide a one year programme that combines top-class academic teaching and practical case studies supplemented by guest lecturers and field visits. The course focuses on three key and inter-related aspects of sport humanities, management and law.... [-]


Master's Degree In Strategic Planning In Sports Tourism

Instituto Mediterráneo Estudios de Protocolo
Campus or Online Full time Part time October 2018 Spain Alicante Spain Online + 2 more

Master in Strategic Planning in Sports Tourism (MTD), given by IMEP, is a University Title itself endorsed by the Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche (UMH). [+]

Master in Strategic Planning in Sports Tourism (MTD), Given by IMEP, is a University Title itself endorsed by the Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche (UMH).

This postgraduate course is aimed at professionals and / or university graduates who wish to expand their knowledge and professional skills by training in the area of ​​strategic design and development in the tourism and sports sectors.

To this end, key aspects of strategic planning and management are addressed in these sectors in order to generate image and brand reputation, paying special attention to the organization and planning of major sporting events.

The MTD student will be able to choose the type of studies that best suits his needs, face-to-face or online. Both modalities follow the same curriculum and pursue the same objectives, endowing the student with the same competencies.... [-]


Master in High Performance Soccer

MBP School of Coaches: The Master for football coaches in Barcelona
Campus 350  January 2018 Spain Barcelona

Master in High-Performance Soccer it is long way learning immersion with the main goal to know MBP Methodology as an expert in all the studying areas. This program is for professional soccer coaches who would like to know soccer from its essence, dominating all the structure of this sport. [+]

MBP School of Coaches focuses its activity into the education of soccer coaches, all over the world, with adapted programs to every one of them and with a unique goal: optimize their technical level to their maximum exponent.

Your coaching essence to its maximum exponent.

In addition, MBP School of Coaches has an R+D+i department, which works every day to develop new contents for MBP methodology, with the goal to improve and evolve it.

Master in High-Performance Soccer it is long way learning immersion with the main goal to know MBP Methodology as an expert in all the studying areas. This program is for professional soccer coaches who would know soccer from its essence, dominating all the structure of this sport.... [-]


Master's Degree In Sport Business Management (roma) - Path In Italian

Il Sole 24 ORE Business School
Online & Campus Combined Full time October 2018 Italy Rome

The Master of Sport Business Management Business School Il Sole 24 ORE aims to provide participants with the technical knowledge and managerial skills to operate in the sports market. [+]

The master Sport Business Management Business School of Il Sole 24 ORE aims to provide participants with the technical knowledge and managerial skills to work in the sports market.

The path, after the introductory part in general management, tackles highly integrated specialist modules aimed at:

transferring marketing knowledge, economic control, fund raising, communication and event management; develop procedures for organization and management of sports facilities; analyze the ways to promote development and management of human capital. STRUCTURE

The Master, closed and compulsory attendance number, of a total duration of nine months of training:

85 days of classroom training 15 days of distance learning 4 months internship at sports clubs, organizations and institutions in the sector, federations, associations, multinational companies that invest in the sports industry, as well as specialized consulting firms in the sector. PROGRAM ... [-]

Msc in Olympic Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events

University of Peloponnese - International Olympic Academy in Greece
Campus Full time September 2018 Greece Athens

The Master’s Degree Programme for the Olympic Studies constitutes an innovation in the Olympic Movement at an international level. The educational programme is based on the three pillars of the Olympic Movement: Education, Sports and Culture, which constitute the foundation for Olympism and Olympic Pedagogy. [+]

The Master’s Degree Programme for the Olympic Studies constitutes an innovation in the Olympic Movement at an international level and is supported by the Olympic Solidarity (International Olympic Committee). The educational programme is based on the three pillars of the Olympic Movement: Education, Sports and Culture, which constitute the foundation for Olympism and Olympic Pedagogy.

The philosophy of the programme is consistent with the values of the Olympic movement for the diffusion of the Olympic ideal worldwide, the promotion of knowledge and research in Olympic issues and global participation.

The duration of the programme is three (3) semesters. Students are required to attend two semesters of lectures in Greece and the third semester is done at student’s place. Dates of Lectures in Greece: First Semester: 15/9/2016-18/11/2016 Second Semester: 6/4/2017-11/6/2017 The dates of the second semester are subject to change. ... [-]


Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Sport Administration and Technology

AISTS - International Academy of Sports Science and Technology
Campus Full time 15  September 2018 Switzerland Lausanne

AISTS Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and Technology (MAS in Sport Administration) is a unique postgraduate programme in sports management based in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital, Switzerland. [+]

About the AISTS MAS in Sport Administration

The AISTS MAS in Sport Administration - Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and Technology - is a unique postgraduate programme in sports management endorsed by the International Olympic Committee.

Held in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital, participants are trained by experts in sport and academics, in the following multidisciplinary fields applied directly to sport:

• Management & Economics• Technology• Law• Sociology• Medicine

The best academic and technology institutes of Switzerland: the EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), the University of Geneva, and the University of Lausanne (UNIL) cooperate to offer students a rich education programme.... [-]