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  • DurationHow long it normally takes to complete the program.
    18 months
  • Avg. GMATAverage GMAT score for the program.
  • Fee (USD)Cost of tuition fees for full program

MBA Sports Management Overview

Geneva Business School’s MBA in Sports Management is designed to provide you with the organization and communication tools to manage sports events, teams, federations and sports clubs. This program will equip you to become an effective leader in the sports industry and helps you in learning to how to deal with the needs of executive staff, players, and supporters.

The Master of Business Administration with a Major in Sports Management at Geneva Business School is designed to equip you to become an effective leader and gain opportunities provided by this rapidly expanding sector. You will gain the organizational and communication skills enabling you to manage and market sporting events, federations, and sports clubs.

Over the course of this program you will:

-Develop your technical skills required to become an effective industry professional.

-Gain insight into practical business planning and management.

-Learn how to efficiently plan sporting events

-Manage team organization, merchandising, and marketing.

The program is of particular relevance to those working, or planning to work as:

-Product Management Directors

-Public Relations Managers

-Sports Marketing Analysts

-Athletic Directors

-Sports Agents

-Marketing Directors

-Social Media Managers

* This program is only available at Geneva Business School - Barcelona Campus*


Admission Criteria for MBA Programs

·       Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in a related field

·       IELTS 6.5 / TOEFL 74 (official English exam results) or proof of studying previously in an English-speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years

·       3 years of work experience or equivalent 

·       A 500-word written response to a business case study

·       An interview with a representative from the academic team on their chosen campus. Their response to the case study will be discussed in the interview

·       A scanned copy of all required academic diplomas, transcripts, and academic certificates

·       Photocopy of valid passport / national ID

·       Resume/CV 

·       Reference letters from their former academic institution and from their current employer (if applicable)

·       Prerequisite: Knowledge of accounting, finance, or economics. If prerequisites have not studied previously, Pre-Master classes can be taken during summer or with online level courses such as Peregrine and obtaining a minimum 60% on the self tests.




Barcelona Campus


Application Fee: EUR 150 (non-refundable, paid upon application)
Administration Fee: EUR 1,900 (one-time fee, 80% refund if the entry visa or residence permit is refused by the visa authorities)
Tuition per semester: EUR 7,460 (1.5-year / 3-semester program) (100% refund if the entry visa or residence permit is refused by the visa authorities)




Program Highlights

Start Month
Sep, Feb

Upcoming Events

Saturday, 19th Sep 2020
20:00 - 22:30
Sunday, 20th Sep 2020
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday, 24th Sep 2020
23:00 - 01:30
Friday, 25th Sep 2020
00:00 - 02:30

Program Locations