Master's Degree

Specialise in Sport Business Management (MBA)

Sport Business Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Sport Business Management degree at JAMK School of Business is aimed at sports enthusiasts who are working in the sports industry, interested in working with sports or willing enhance their knowledge. Join us, study in Jyväskylä, the Capital of Sport in Finland! 

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Product scope
90
Annual intake
15
Application period
05.01.2022 - 19.01.2022
Degree
Master of Business Administration
Study modes
Part-time studies
Full-time studies
Starts
22.08.2022

Sport Business Management, Master of Business Administration

By completing the program, students will be able to understand the concepts of leading and managing sport organizations, apply marketing concepts to sports, utilize the sport business intelligence to improve business performance and develop effective strategies for sport business organizations. International top sport management professors take care of the courses together with Finnish experts. These studies give you a great chance to expand your international network.

Study contents

The 90 ECTS programme consists the following modules: Management Studies, Sport business management, Research and development, Electives and Master thesis.

Jamk tackled everything I was looking for – business isn’t going out of style any time soon, so it’s always a sure way to improve your employability. And the sport aspect of it would help me get back into the hockey business if I wanted to.

Kyle Doyle

Read Kyle's story

Student requirements

In order to apply for the programme students are required to have at least two years of working experience in a relevant field. Upon completion of the programme, students will be able to understand the concepts of leading and managing sport organisations, apply marketing concepts to sports, utilize the sport business intelligence to improve business performance and develop effective strategies for sport business organisations.

Jami recommends Sport Business studies

Jami Palsa has recently started his master-studies in JAMK Sport Business Management. He tells about his work at Elämys Group, a Travelling and Event Management Company and the reasons why to study at JAMK. He has earlier graduated from JAMK, but wanted to strengthen his knowledge in sport business.

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Get a Master's Degree | Jamk Master School

Get a Master's Degree | Jamk Master School

Get a Master's Degree from Jamk Master School. Choose from one of the two paths and develop into either management and leadership excellence or professional expertise excellence. You can study flexibly while working.

Contact information

Aila Ahonen

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
Liiketalous, Business Administration
Liiketoiminta, School of Business
+358505921143
How to apply for Master's Degrees

How to apply for Master's Degrees

Application timetable and selection criteria for Master's degree programmes conducted in English. Apply 5 - 19 January 2022 by 3 p.m.!
Tuition fees and scholarships

Tuition fees and scholarships

The tuition fee concerns non-EU/EEA degree students who study in English-taught Bachelor's or Master's degree programme. Scholarship available.
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