University of Barcelona

Information for the student – Sport Business Management


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The master's degree in Sport Business Management is designed to provide students from different fields of study related to economics and sport with the skills to become business leaders in the sector. Students who successfully complete the programme will be capable of managing public and private sports enterprises and will have the technical knowledge for solid, effective professional practice. The degree programme also aims to foster an entrepreneurial spirit for the creation of new companies linked to this sector.
Upon completion of the programme, students will understand the key factors involved in the management of a private or public sports business.
The following university departments are involved in teaching the programme:
  • Department of Economics and Business Organization
  • Department of Accounting
  • Department of Sociology and Organizational Analysis
  • Department of Administrative Law and Procedural Law
  • Department of Mercantile Law, Labour Law and Social Security Law
  • Department of Social Psychology
  • Department of Econometrics, Statistics and Spanish Economy

The University of Barcelona also offers a UB-specific master's degree in Financial Management of Sports Organizations, intended for general sports professionals.

Basic information

Mode of deliveryPresencial
Bridging coursesYes
Faculty or schoolFaculty of Economics and Business
Number of places available25
Language(s) of instruction80 % Spanish - 20 % English
Approximate price per credit27,67 euros per credit (82 euros for students who are not EU or China nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2022-2023.