Sport and Event Management

If you want to learn the key skills you need to build a career in the dynamic sport, events, and hospitality sectors, you can with our bespoke management courses. 

  • We currently have strong industry links with organisations like Wasps, the Ricoh Arena, Warwick Castle and many more.
  • You can study courses with Chartered Management Institute (CMI) accreditation*, designed to prepare you to be a leader in your chosen sector.
  • Our Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism courses are ranked No.5 in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2021.
  • You’ll have access to our employability service, the Talent Team, along with the option for a year studying abroad or on placement*.
  • You can get hands-on experience through volunteering opportunities* at local and national events and venues.
  • Experience our annual Guest Lecture Week; in 2020, we welcomed 43 industry speakers from organisations like Aston Villa FC, Formula 1, Love Food Live and Vodafone*.
  • You can benefit from international experiences* including overseas trips to destinations like Dubai and China, as well as opportunities to work collaboratively with students at partner universities in places like Australia and Brazil.

Our Sport and Event Management facilities

The entrance of Lanchester Library

The Library

The Lanchester Library is open 24/7, 364 days a year. Home to 1,400 study spaces, including group and silent areas, it also houses our Centre for Academic Writing, which can support with essay writing as you progress through your degree.

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Talent Team

With employability at the forefront of all our courses, you have access to our dedicated employability service, the Talent Team, from the first day of your course, to graduation and beyond.


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Centre for Global Engagement

Our Centre for Global Engagement aims to give you the international experiences needed to become a truly global graduate, with language classes, work and study abroad opportunities, and international field trips.

More than a course

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University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020