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Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Law (Specific Statutes) Sports Studies

Course type


Course Summary


Leicester De Montfort Law School’s Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Law is delivered in London and is run in partnership with the British Association for Sport and the Law ( BASL). The course has been designed for students with an interest in developing a career in sports law.

Reasons to study Sports Law PG Cert at DMU:

  • Flexible schedule Study over a period of 12 months part time.
  • Excellent student experience Evening lectures at London venues delivered by leading practitioners and academic sports lawyers.
  • No examinations This course is assessed exclusively by coursework.
  • CPD accreditation This course gives you the opportunity to gain CPD accreditation
  • BASL Graduate Bursary Scheme

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


12 months

Start date



This Module runs from September toApril. It is supported by a series of lectures held in London venues (London Lectures) anddelivered by leading sports law practitioners. A minimum attendance requirement applies to these events and the module is assessed by coursework.
Representing the Athlete/Player

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

This course is not available to international students.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You should have a good honours degree, or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification or relevant experience in a law based subject or practical experience gained in the sports industry.

University information

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by excellent research. The university strives to build what employers need: work-ready graduates with professional experience and industry skills on their CVs. Postgraduate courses are career-focused, with UK and overseas placements, internships, targeted training, coaching and research...more