New Diploma in Sport Business Management

Thursday, 06/06/2013

ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece has recently launched the Diploma in Sport Business Management under the auspices and with the cooperation of the Sport Business Institute.

The ALBA Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Business Management Program is an intensive Program specifically tailored to the needs of sport business professionals in Greece and abroad, as well as executives and company leaders of sport corporations and sports related companies and organizations.

Target audience:

  • Graduates of business, economics, sports, management and other disciplines who wish to work in the sports industry. 
  • Executives who need to develop their skills & competencies in Sport Business Management and Sport Administration.
  • Executives and employees of Sports Federations, Professional Sport Teams (of all sports), Sporting goods companies, Arenas and Sport Clubs, Sponsors and Partners of Sport events, Sports Marketing agencies and other sports related organizations, who wish to further develop their abilities and expertise in sport management.
  • Graduates or sport professionals and executives who desire to start their own business in the sports industry.
  • Agents, investors and Sport Business owners who wish to advance their expertise and professional knowledge in order to further develop their businesses. 

Program Focus & Characteristics:

The Program achieves its objectives by offering a distinctive and innovative proposition that evolves along the following dimensions:

Integrative Perspective: A holistic approach to business and sports issues, which enables participants to enhance their general management skills and obtain the necessary managerial competencies.

Cutting-Edge Program Structure that evolves around four key themes: Management Fundamentals, Sport Business Fundamentals, Sport Business Functional areas and an internship in a sport organization.

Strategy and Execution: The Program incorporates Sport Business Game simulations that put participants’ decision-making skills to the test in the context of a complex, dynamic and competitive environment where business decisions and competitor behavior affect one another.

Duration: One Year, twice per week, on Monday/Wednesday evening (18:00-21:00).

For more information on the Diploma contact Ms Maria Pappa, Tel.: 210 89 64 531 (ext.: 2267), Email: mpappa@alba.edu.gr