NEXT EDITION: OCTOBER 2018
This Master in Sports Management & Legal Skills has been designed for graduates in Law and other people interested in developing their careers in the Sports Management & Law World.
The applicants must be able to attend and dedicate one year to the programme as a full-time student. It is also compulsory for all the students to have a very good command of English language, as this will be the official language of the program and therefore all the lectures will be given in English.
The program provides foundational instruction about the sports industry, combined with specific training in sports management (accounting, finance, marketing, personnel management, and analytics) and law (intellectual property law and alternative dispute resolution). After successfully completing their coursework, students will be placed as interns for a period of 3 to 6 months within the top global sports agencies, teams, leagues, law firms, or regulatory bodies, based on their academic profile and professional goals.
The program ́s guest lecturers are among the most respected lawyers in the sports community worldwide, successful agents, and managers. Furthermore, the faculty is always open to welcome leaders in their field as new lecturers. The coursework will be complemented by networking events and practical workshops held at leading law firms and sports organizations such as FIFA, UEFA, CONCACAF, WADA, NBA, NFL, Major League Soccer, JD League, and the Chinese Olympic Committee.