Why choose the BA (Ηοns) Sport Management?
✓ Accredited programme of studies in Sport Management offered in Greece in partnership with Solent University, Southampton.
✓ Practical placement within the program (140 hours in Year 2) allows students to gain experience in sport industry and establish future collaborations by network development.
✓ Training in basic management and marketing principles with a focus on sport organizations and entities both at a local and international context.
✓ Emphasis on sport-for-development in the financial, social, and cultural realm of the sport industry.
✓ Interdisciplinary, holistic approach of the sport industry and related sectors (tourism, entertainment, health, quality of life) which provides further career opportunities and prospects.
✓ Academic staff consisted of professionals with theoretical knowledge, practical experience and an established network within the sport industry.
The mission of the ΒΑ (Hons) Sport Management at Metropolitan College is to provide students with the theoretical and practical skills in terms of managing sport organizations, both at a local and international context. It offers students the opportunity to enrich their knowledge in management principles, as well as the financial, social, and cultural realm of the sport industry.
Nowadays the sport product is not contained within fields and venues, but also expands to areas such as tourism, recreation, culture, education, health and entertainment. The growth of the sport management field creates a pivotal need for sport organizations to be recruited with specialized sport management experts that will assist sport with strategic management, budgeting, human resources, marketing/sponsorship, venue management, legal issues etc. The main goal of the BA (Hons) Sport Management programme is to equip students with the necessary skills to ensure their professional evolution as efficient members of the sport industry. In other words, to create sport managers that will be responsible for sport programming, budgeting, promotion and community involvement efforts.