Management & Consulting in Sports

... looks into questions such as ...

  •   how does the management of sport organisations work?
  • which consultancy approaches for actors in sport are there (individual consultancy, organisational consultancy)?
  • what are the features of sport economics, sport politics and sport development?
  •  how is marketing management in the field of sport structured?
  • how can aspects of organisational and personnel psychology be transferred into sport organisations?

Degree programmes


Management & Consulting in Sports, Master 1 subject


Degree: Master of Science
  Master of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 4 semesters
Classroom language: German

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What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

it is the only Master's degree in sports offered at a university that integrates Management and Consulting.

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

... have:
good grasp of the principles of research methodology and economics

... enjoy:
conducting critical discourse into sport management questions and the development of problem-solving approaches

... struggle through:
scientific projects

This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects

• Sport science
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work

• Non-profit sport organisations
• Public sport administration authorities
• Commercial sport enterprises
• Event and marketing agencies
• Organisational and corporate consultancy

And else?

An internship ...

is optional.

Studying abroad ...

can be done voluntarily.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Florian Ingwersen
Building, Room: Gesundheitscampus-Nord 10, Raum 2.023
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-23781
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Sportwissenschaft
Building, Room: SW, Raum E.083
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-27906
Website Fachschaft


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