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Course overview

It’s estimated that there are over 450,000 people working in the sport industry and, given the impetus of the London Olympics and forthcoming events such as the World Track Cycling Championships and World Athletics Championships, this figure is set to grow quickly. This course will offer you the opportunity to study the core sport management disciplines while specialising in the area of offline and online sport marketing.

Optional Placement Year (4 year programme) offers the chance to either Study Abroad or carry out a year’s paid industrial work placement. Undertaking this employment opportunity can further enhance your employability.


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  • Warrington Campus
3 Years

Why Study Sport Marketing and Management with us?

Our Sport Marketing and Management course will provide a rich learning experience, as it is delivered by a team who have extensive experience of working in these areas. It will provide a great platform for those wanting to pursue a career in sport marketing and management.

You will learn about what’s really happening in the sport arena and how integral marketing and management link together. You will cover all the core principles of marketing and management and explore how this is applied to the sport industry.

Warrington Campus

Warrington Campus

The Warrington Campus provides a close-knit community, innovative courses, and a strong focus on employability and transferable skills.

The campus has a range of specialist training, academic and leisure facilities across its 30-acre site. It is home to the North West Media Centre, the Warrington School of Management, dedicated police training facilities and practical nursing workspace.

With the Department of Sport and Community Engagement on site you can enjoy superb sports facilities for academic, recreational and competitive use such as an astro-turf pitch, fitness suite, running track and sports hall which hosts a variety of fitness classes. We’re also the training base for local Rugby League team Warrington Wolves.

Outside of the classroom, open-access computer labs and the £2.3million learning resource centre and library are available for all students.

On-site catering options include a Starbucks outlet, the Terrace Café Bar and our Garden Dining Rooms. After hours you can relax in the Students’ Union bar and club Twenty10.

Following £12million of investment the Warrington Campus combines the best of long-established university traditions with modern developments.

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