MBA Sports Management
The MBA in sports management takes place over two years, accessible with a bac + 3 / + 4, it is intended for future experts in the world of sports management.
The 4th year is a common core for all specializations, focused on the expertise of sport business, while the 5th year in sports management aims at professional integration.
This program provides the skills necessary to exercise in the universes of this option and to acquire the skills to become the manager of tomorrow.
It’s possible to complete a 4th year 100% in English with an MBA International Sport Management in partnership with EDC.
The school offers an alternating rhythm in MBA with three types of: the internship, the apprenticeship contract or the professionalization contract. .
This MBA allows you to obtain an RNCP level I * title (European level 7) after validation by the certifier.
* Level I project manager, NSF codes 312 341, published in the Official Journal of 04/01/19 issued by Formatives
Words from the direction
- E-business strategy
- Crisis management
- Merchandising / Licensing
- Financial management
- Build a self-image through social networks
- Sports & territorial collectivities
- Legal framework and contracts in sports
- Sponsoring and activation
- Exploitation and optimisation of a sporting structure
MBA International Sport Management
The MBA International Sports Business offers students a Master’s level training to become future experts in the world of Sports Business management. The program includes common core modules to reinforce student knowledge in the global context of sports business, sports marketing and operations. It provides students with the skills to develop an intellectual curiosity and understanding of working in the sports business market, to coordinate operations and manage multicultural projects, and to acquire the skills to become a manager in a global environment.
Next Intake : September 2021
Full-time study courses
Program duration: 1 year
It gives access to an RNCP Level I* (European Level 7) title equivalent to a Bac+5 level
Your program - Year 1 - 100% in english
- Entrepreunarial Ecosystem
- Corporate Finance
- Strategic management
- Business development
- Entrepreunarial finance, forecasting, budgeting and controlling
- Big data and knowledge management
- Supply chain management
- Digitalization of the international sporting world
- Sports equipment market
- Organization of a global sporting event
- International Sport federations
Complementary activities: journey to Lausanne, discovery of the Olympic world, conferences…
The school offers an alternating rhythm in MBA with three types of: the internship, the apprenticeship contract or the professionalization contract.
Communication ex-director in Ligue Nationale de Rugby & Founder of “Comme un Poisson dans l’eau”
For 17 years, Caroline Bocquet was a communication & promotion manager in the Ligue Nationale de Rugby. Then she founded her own business “Comme un Poisson dans l’eau” along with Jérémie Duval, a business that possesses 4 skill areas: communication, audio-visual, event and digital. Today, over 280 personalities support their project.
Caroline teaches students the sporting values such as team spirit, attentiveness and fair play.
President of the international strategic council
A born entrepreneur and sportsman, Michael began with a sporting cursus and founded the Club de Neuilly-sur-Seine: “Rugby Club Paris Neuilly”; then in 1999 he created the agency “Au-delà du sport” with Christophe Juillet and Marc Lièvremont, specialised in the relationship between sports and business management.
Simultaneously, he has been a professor in marketing for 15 years.
During these years, this born entrepreneur wished to start up his own school. This cursus led him to found Sports Management School (SMS), a business school specialised in Sports Business. SMS covers a wide variety of business lines such as sports management, sporting structures optimisation, the development of new media, e-sports, sports betting….
Academic Director of Sports Management School
David Mignot is a professor in Sports Management School since 2012 and the educational director of bachelors since 2016.
After studying to be an EPS sports teacher, David pursued the Master degree in international sports marketing from ESSEC.
He published a thesis as its specific theme: how must France be positioned and prepared in order to welcome the important international sports events
Then he worked for 17 years within several sports marketing agencies and managed brands like SFR, GMF, TOTAL, Grenoble 2018….
David founded “Iphitos” (sports marketing agency) in 2011 with the aim to advise the brands and to organise its own events. Some clients: GMF, La Poste, Essity, Fédération des Clubs de la Défense, AFM Téléthon, Relais et Chateaux, Stade Français Rugby, Lagardère Active …
Founder and CEO of ARENE EVENEMENTS since 1998
After 15 working years, in France and abroad within a French major oil company in marketing, commerce and communication domains, J.-C. Vidal created his first structure in 1991 then Arène Evénements in 1998.
Arène Evénements’ goal is to help companies build on sports success in their communication strategy and to help event sites connect with sponsors who enrich their shows.
Sports and business lawyer
Registered at the Bar of Paris in 2007, Maître Joëlle Monlouis is a practicing lawyer for over ten years.
Joëlle Monlouis was first a financier jurist in a major international bank, then she developed on the floor of the Commercial, Financial and Economical House from the Court of Cassation and she joined an American agency, specialised in international business law, in which she was in charge of mergers and acquisitions deals and problematics linked to company law.
Being a passionate sports enthusiast, she specialised in sports law and intervenes both in Europe and abroad. She is mostly sensitive to the needs, in this domain, of the institutional and economical actors of sports in the departments, the French Overseas Territories and in the French-speaking African countries.
Application procedures & prices
Students having a BAC+3/4/5 diplom, and professionals wanting to specialise in the sports management sector.
Applications process with a motivation interview.
Tuition Fees :
• 19,600€ for two years with the 4th year in French or € 20,600 for two years with the 4th year 100% in English.
• 11,760€ for a direct entry into the 2nd year.
The price indicated is subject to deductions according to the terms of payment.
Contact our admissions department on 07 64 77 50 37