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Sports Management

Top-up degree of Sports Management, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Hotel, tourism, leisure, transport and logistics

Institution Copenhagen Business Academy
Campus Cphbusiness Lyngby
Duration 1,5 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5400 EUR
Erasmus Yes


This top-up programme combines economic understanding and marketing with insight into sports and events management, both regionally and internationally.

On this programme, you learn to plan and manage different types of arrangements. Through teaching in sports law, economics and management, you are able to take into account a wide range of things that can influence such events as a World Cup bike race or a concert.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate you will gain the knowledge and competencies in order to apply for the following types of jobs:
  • Sport event planner
  • Hallinspector
  • Marketing- og event coordinator
  • Sponsorship coordinator
  • Development consultant
  • Sport consultant
  • Project manager
  • Key account manager

About the Degree

The top-up degree extends an already acquired Academy Profession programme to a related or prespecified bachelor level. The top-up option is only available to a subset of AP degrees and offered as a 90 ECTS supplement with a resulting degree of Professional Bachelor.   


If you have one of the following degrees, you are eligible to apply for the Top-Up Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management:
  • AP Degree in Service, Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • AP Degree in Marketing Management
  • or an equivalent education    

In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level.  Read about the language requirements of Copenhagen Business Academy

Apply directly at Copenhagen Business Academy with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Copenhagen Business Academy directly.
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.

See application deadlines


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System

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