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Key information

Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Business Studies Sports Studies

Course type


Course Summary

In this course, you will receive a comprehensive package of training and support to continue into a professional research career, or to progress into a variety of roles with regional, international and multinational sport businesses and enterprises. The Institute for Sport Business has an interdisciplinary research-led team, incorporating internationally recognised researchers interested in the business of sport. The Institute seeks to deliver research with a real world impact in an era of significant social, economic and technological change. Recent research has examined the rapid growth in the business of sport, as well as leadership and change, innovation, technology and social responsibility. London is rapidly becoming the world’s leading hub for sport business. Loughborough University London is surrounded by key influencers and innovators in the field of sport, useful for research. This includes BT Sport, the Olympic Legacy Corporation and West Ham United Football Club.

Different course options

Full time | Loughborough University | 2 years | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:1 honours degree or its equivalent.

University information

Loughborough University is in the top 10 of every UK league table, has an award-winning student experience and was voted University of the Year in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018. Our research has impact. We are a top 10 research-led university in England (REF 2014) and we have been awarded seven prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prizes in recognition of our world-class excellence in areas of service and benefit to the UK – only Oxford...more