Master in 
Sports Management



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Full Time
Evening classes
18:00 - 21:00

October / February


Fall Intake 2022: Admissions Open!

Expand your understanding of the sports management industry and discover the latest trends and technologies from industry experts.

ESEI’s Master programme in Sports Management prepares you for a successful career in the dynamic world of Sports Management.

The programme, taught by leading professionals and experts from the sports industry, gives you a 360-degree practical education in sports management by combining a hands-on academic programme with industrial visits, conferences and events. The programme also includes a Spanish language and communications skills for sports course that allows students to enjoy Barcelona’s thriving sports arena to the fullest.

This specialized, 100% sports-focused programme is aimed towards students looking to combine business and sports knowledge with a desire to make an impact in the continuously innovating global sports industry.

“Sport has evolved from being a physical activity into a more complex industry that incorporates business, arts, technology, medicine, and media. This has created a need to connect these worlds at an educational level.”

Carlota Estera - ESEI Managing Director

Master in Sports Management at ESEI 






The Masters in Sports Management programme includes visits and tours of sports facilities and entities such as:

· Camp nou FC Barcelona Stadium

·Gasol Foundation Visits (NGO) 

·Podoactiva (Podiatry & Biomechanics) 
· Barcelona Olympic Museum
· Global sports innovation center (powered by Microsoft)
· Club Joventut Badalona and Circuit de Catalunya
· Centre d’Alt Rendiment (car)
and many more...


The perfect combination of practice and knowledge in the sports sector

As the world at large lives through the Covid-19 crisis and prepares for the challenges, changes and lessons to come, sport is already facing extreme consequences. The sporting calendar has been at a standstill and the fate of mega events up in the air.

To shed some light on what’s in store for this particular industry in the post-Covid world, ESEI business school runs a series of live-streamed interviews with thought leaders and active professionals across the Sports sector, hosted by our Master in Sports Management Programme Tutor, Frank Hendrickx.

ATB Partners and Collaborators

The Master Programme in Sports Management is equivalent to 60 ECTS Credits at level 7 on the European Qualifications framework. The MBA is equivalent to 120 ECTS at level 7 on the European Qualifications Framework. Credits issued by ESEI International Business School.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What if I apply and Covid precludes my arrival?

Do you offer scholarships?

Please refer to our Scholarship page

Do you offer internships?

Job opportunities hugely depend on your qualifications, skills and experience. Around 10 offers are provided by ESEI / month, and we are in direct contact with more than 20 companies and 2 HR agencies for offers each semester. We offer assistance with all of this through our dedicated career services.
You can find more information about our Career Services through the following link
You can read more about career opportunities for international students in the following post

Do you have dorms?

Student Accommodation Options:
1) we provide a list of student accommodation agencies that help our students find their ideal home in barcelona, with attractive promotional codes specific to our students.
2) there is a relocation package with an accommodation agency, you will pay a certain fee and they will send you the accommodation letter you will need for the visa, and they will do the apartment hunt for you and find you the specs you want. More details on both option can be accessed

What is the application deadline?

Non-EU citizens needing a student visa to study in Spain, should make sure to secure admission at least three months before the start of the courses to avoid delays in arrival to Barcelona. Late applications received one month prior to the start date of the course will be considered based on the available places left in the programme. Because of the limited number of places available in our programme, we advise you to start your application as early as possible. Applications are being received for the upcoming intake.

Will I receive administrative support from the school...

Will I receive administrative support from the school for my residency documents?

ESEI has guidelines on all administrative processes undertaken by students and the school’s staff supports students with this on a one-to-one basis.

More Questions?

Let us know! We would be happy to advise you!