Masters | Postgraduate Course - International Sport Management MBA Course Details within Coventry University

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International Sport Management MBA

Study Details

MBA 1 year full-time 2 years part-time

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is an internationally recognised business qualification. The MBA is seen by many world-class business organisations as an essential passport that graduate students must acquire in order to enhance their managerial prospects/careers in a world characterised by strong global competition, new technological leaps, continuous change, corporate social responsibility (CSR), ethical and sustainable business management and the speed of change and its global nature.

Learning to manage in this business context requires new and higher levels of knowledge, business and personal skills. Hence, companies will continue to seek graduate MBA students with a view to renewing and refreshing their organisation and who possess the skills needed to implement change, to turn threats into opportunities and to sustain and improve their organisation’s competitive advantage. 

GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME

To prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

Click here for further details on the Global Leaders Programme.

Module details

 Semester 1 modules

  • Principles of Marketing;
  • Financial Analysis and Decision-Making;
  • Human Resource Management;
  • Strategic Analysis.

Semester 2 Modules (Pathway modules are also taken in semester)

  • Corporate and Ethical Social Responsibility;
  • International Leadership;
  • Managing Change across Cultures.

Semester 3

  • Dissertation, or
  • Company Internship.

The specialist pathway modules for the International Sport Management MBA award:

International Sport Management MBA BEST044
Please note: this course is September entry only 

  • Sport Organisation and Governance
  • Sponsorship Endorsement and Naming Rights

Entry Requirements

To commence the full-time MBA programme applicants must:

  • be an honours graduate of any discipline, obtained from a recognised university/HE institution, or hold an equivalent qualification acceptable to Coventry Business School in a business-related area;
  • have a minimum of two years post-degree full-time work experience in a management/administrative/ professional capacity;
  • hold IELTS 6.5 or equivalent if English is not the applicant’s first language.

Students who do not fit with the above entry requirements can gain entry but their degrees and experience will be assessed for appropriate content by the MBA Director.

AP(E)L will be assessed by the MBA Director through interview.

All non-standard admissions as detailed above are taken to the Faculty’s Accreditation Committee for approval.

Student Destinations

The MBA is a means of enhancing your career prospects as well as opening doors for future middle and senior managers. A Coventry University Business school MBA will enable you to meet your career aspirations successfully and quickly.