• Study mode: Part Time
  • Location: Online
  • Duration: Two Year
  • Start Date: September 2020

Course Overview

UCFB is a college of Bucks New University and this course is available to applicants from the UK, EU and EEA only.

The MSc Football Business qualification is designed for those who wish to develop an appreciation of key areas shaping the current landscape of the football industry. The programme provides opportunities to engage in different aspects of football business including areas such as governance and regulation, consumer engagement, operational management and business development.

From TV deals to player transfers, football is now a global, multi-billion-pound industry that is in need of more industry specific qualified individuals. The football industry is one of many opportunities for budding professionals, and also poses numerous challenges on a personal and business level.

Events like relegation can cause a club to lose millions of pounds overnight, so it is essential to have the knowledge and experience to be able to deal with such eventualities. This programme will allow students to be aware of the diverse and often unique situations that impact on the football business, as well as recognise best practice and ethical choices.

Find out more at ucfb.ac.uk.

Course Details

Football is a global, multi-billion-pound business that shows no sign of slowing down. Bumper TV deals and huge transfer fees means more money than ever is flowing through the game, ensuring it’s vital that there are personnel ready to jump straight in and shape its future.

UCFB bridge the gap between academia and business. In parallel to the academic curriculum, UCFB run the Employment & Enrichment events; a journey of professional and personal development through learning and knowledge enhancement activities. The Employment & Enrichment events allow access to industry leading guest speakers, business opportunities and additional classes.

More information on the content of this course can be found at ucfb.ac.uk

What are the course entry requirements?

Please visit our partner college's website for entry requirements.

Fees

How much does it cost

Please visit our partner college's website for information about fees.

Questions about fees?

Contact our Enquiries Team:
0330 123 2023
advice@bucks.ac.uk

How do I apply?

For application details please visit bucks.ac.uk/applying-to-bucks

Employability

What are my career prospects

The programme has been developed for those with aspirations towards senior management positions within the core functional departments of the football industry, spanning financial and accounting roles or operational roles within football, including the ability to rise to senior managerial roles due to the management aspect of the degree.

Find out more at ucfb.ac.uk.