MBA in Sport Management and Marketing

Geneva Business School (GBS)

Program Description

MBA in Sport Management and Marketing

Geneva Business School (GBS)

The program prepares candidates to manage sport marketing, financing, event promotion, communication, facility management and development of sport branding.Candidates will be equipped to become effective leaders and managers in the sport industry.

Facts

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded: Master of Business Administration Major in Sport Management.
  • Exchange Program: Rotate between Geneva and Barcelona campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in both campuses during the 18 month master program.
  • Internships: Students have internship opportunities with important companies.
  • Location: Geneva and Barcelona

Program

The international nature of GBS has led to the development of a system that combines the European approach of using ECTS credits with a curriculum structure that is commonly implemented in the United States.

Each program major allows students to study general education, core and elective subjects which cover 80% of all curriculums, 20% dedicated to orientation subjects related to their specific major, these subjects are unique for each Program.

Orientation Subjects

  • Media Relations & Communications in Sport
  • International Sport Federations & Organizations
  • Sport Organizations
  • Strategic Management
  • The Football Business
  • Talent Managing in the Sport Industry
  • Sport Industry Innovation, Creativity & Entrepreneurship

Career Options

  • Product Management Director
  • Gameday Operations Manager
  • Public Relations
  • Sport Marketing Analyst
  • Athletic Director
  • Sports Agent
  • Event Manager
  • Marketing Director
  • Social Media Manager

Application and Admissions

Selection Criteria

GBS’s selection process emphasises leadership potential, academic ability, personal qualities and competencies. We are looking for candidates with managerial experience, people skills and a proven academic record.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years experience). For Executive Master, 5 years experience
  • Completed application form with passport photo included
  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates
  • Official English exam results: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL IBT 70, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination.
  • Photocopy of your passport
  • • Payment receipt of the application fee.
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Recommendation letter
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 27, 2017
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Sept. 2017
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18 months
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22,380 EUR
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