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Course Type


Masters in Sports Business Management (Twinning Program)

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Place: Pune, UK
  • 1st Year Pune
  • 2nd Year UK

Fee Structure

  • Academics

    1st Year: ₹3,90,000

    Including Registration Fee: ₹50,000

    2nd Year: GBP 8000 (₹ 7,50,000 approx.)**

    ** Currently Charged Fees, may change as per University Guidelines.
  • Accommodation Fee (For 1 Year) (Meals Included)

    Double Sharing: ₹ 1,32,000/-
    Triple Sharing: ₹ 1,26,000/-
    Four Sharing: ₹ 1,20,000/-

    Hostel Facilities:

  • Certification Include:

    BTEC Pearson – Extended Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership

    Duration: Post 1 year

  • Certification Awarded:

    Masters of Science (MSc) in Sports Business Management

    Duration: Post 2 years

About Masters in Sports Business Management Program

  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Inspiration

Sport is now a big business - changing lives, shaping communities and impacting on economies all over the world. You could already be working in sport and looking to progress to a more senior management role, or it could be you’re motivated to seek a new and exciting career and are attracted by the options sport and commerce can provide in the UK and across the globe.

As part of your course you’ll :

  • Gain an understanding of the industry and the business principles that underpin it.
  • Have the opportunity to work with industry partners in the Managing Creativity & Innovation option module.

This course has been designed to introduce you to the key principles and processes of sports business management, with the opportunity to customise your study to your individual needs and career aspirations through making considered assessment choices and, also, through the negotiated focus of the Major Independent Study.

About Masters in Sports Business Management Program

Why Choose This Course?

  • Diverse Course:

    A program that is specially designed for the sportsperson and the students, who wish to pursue future career opportunities in the fields of the sports industry. Now, you don’t need to be a sportsperson to pursue Sports Business management as this course is suitable for both sportspeople and those who want to make a career in the sports industry.

  • Sports Link:

    Masters in Sports Business Management is an exclusive program under Leeds Beckett University and Leeds has strong sporting links to work alongside the likes of Leeds United, Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire Carnegie. From Stadium to Sports Clubs to Olympians, Leeds has everything a student needs to learn from.

  • Extraordinary Facility:

    When it comes to sports facilities and infrastructure, there is no substitute for Leeds. So, you can be among the first students to take advantage of the university’s new state-of-the-art Carnegie School of Sport building.

  • Special Advantage to This Program:

    You can Take advantage of Leeds’s sports volunteering opportunities, which have previously included global events such as the Olympics, World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games.

Who Should Select This Course?

Budget Friendly:

When it comes to studying in the UK, we consider the budget very seriously and that’s why all our courses are budget-friendly and Leeds is a city where you can find accommodation, food at a lower cost than others. So, when you’re studying at Leeds Beckett University, you don’t need to take a load of costs as the city is cheaper than others and you will be earning extra money from part-time jobs.

Academic Degree with Practical Experience:

If you want to pursue such a course where you will be learning things and apply the teaching in real life simultaneously, then there’s no exception of this program, as it teaches both theory with its practical application so that the students can have a better learning opportunity.

International Exposure in Sports Business Management:

As Leeds Beckett University has a great infrastructural facility for Sports Business Management, you can learn better as you will be learning things while applying them in real life. And even if you decide to come back after the completion of the program, an international qualification will help you to find a better opportunity.

Permanent Career Option:

This program is very appropriate for the people who want to choose Sports Business Management as a permanent career option.

Subjects Taught

First Year:
  • Core:

    Strategic Leadership and Management
    Strategic Change Management
    Research Method

  • Specialized Units:

    Strategic Marketing Management
    Strategic Human Resource Management
    Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Additional Units:

    IELTS & English Training
    Communication & Skill Development Workshops

Second Year
  • Core Unit:

    Global Perspectives in Sport Marketing
    Sport Business Research Skills
    Analytics for Data Driven Decision Making
    Independent Project

  • Option Modules (Any One of the following):

    Professional Practice in the Sport Industry
    Personalized Leadership and Management
    Economic & Financial Decision Making in Sport
    Managing Creativity & Innovation
    Consumer Experiences
    Brand Management & Sport Sponsorship
    Media & Digital Transformations

University for Progression

Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University boasts world-class sporting facilities on both the Headingly Campus and the world-famous Emerald Headingly Stadium, which serves as a worldwide home for professional cricket, rugby league, and rugby union teams. We have productive collaborations with this renowned sporting venue, which provides you with exceptional prospects.

Industry Link

From Footballers to Cricketers to Olympians, Leeds holds a golden name in the world of sports and due to its glory, it has many guest lecturers who will bring you in contact with cutting-edge practitioners and professionals in the sports industry, inspiring your learning, enhancing your networks and boosting your career prospects.

Specialist Facilities

Living Expenses/Maintenance Funds

For being able to enter into the UK, students need to show maintenance funds apart from the fees to be paid to the university. As per current rules, you must show that you have: £1,334 per month for living costs if you are studying in London for the majority of your study (Max Period of 9 Months)); £1,023 per month for living costs if you are studying outside London or anywhere else in the UK for the majority of your study (9 Months).

Work Permit

Work Permit in the UK

Student completing Master’s Degree are allowed to stay & work in the UK for Two Years as Post Study Work Permit (PSW) holders as per current rules given by United Kingdom Border Agency (UKBA).