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) 4350 EUR
Erasmus Yes

Top-Up Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Sport Management  

Are you fascinated by the world of sports, do you wonder how sports clubs are run or imagine yourself planning the next friendly match between your sports club and its rivals? Or maybe the next European Championship? No dream is too big and the Top-Up Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Sport Management will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to make your dream come true.

As a Bachelor in Sport Management, you will learn to manoeuvre within the sport, event and leisure business.  

Career options

As a graduate, you can apply for a large variety of jobs. You can find some examples below: 
  • Sport Event Planner
  • Marketing and Event Coordinator
  • Sponsorship Coordinator
  • Development Consultant
  • Sport Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Key Account Manager    

Approach to learning

At Cphbusiness, you learn to apply theory in practice, often in cases inspired by real companies. Your programme includes a mandatory 12-week internship where you will be working full-time for a company. For many students, the internship becomes a stepping-stone to landing their first job upon graduation.  

We believe that that the best learning experience takes place with classmates of various cultural backgrounds and under the competent supervision of your lecturers. 

Tuition fees  

0 EUR = Free of charge for students who hold a passport from:  

  • EU-countries
  • Nordic countries
  • Iceland
  • Switzerland
  • Lichtenstein  

The full tuition fee for International/Non-EU students is 4350 EUR per semester.  

Scholarships & funding

Cphbusiness does not offer any scholarships.     

Admission requirements  

Application deadlines  

The programme starts once a year at the end of August.
You can apply from 1 February.  

  • Application deadline for non-EU citizens: 15 March at 12 noon (CET)
  • Application deadline EU citizens: 3 June at 12 noon (CET)    

How to apply  

You can find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications right here.


All programmes offered by Cphbusiness are recognised by the Danish State and can be used as accreditation for further academic studies. The European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) ensures easy recognition with other European educational institutions. As a Top-up Bachelor's degree graduate, you will have obtained 90 ECTS points from completing this course - in addition to the ECTS points you have already obtained from your previous, qualifying degree.

ISCED level

According to the ISCED (International Standard Classification of Education) scheme, the Top-up Bachelor's degree programmes offered at Cphbusiness have the following ISCED level:
  • Top-up Bachelor's degree programmes: Level 6
With a Professional Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management, you can either get a job or study a Master’s degree programme.

Exchange students

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

Where to find out more  

Visit our website to learn all there is to know about the Top-up Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Sport Management.

Applicants with non-Danish Qualifications:

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 31

Cphbusiness Lyngby


Cphbusiness – The largest business academy in Denmark  

Copenhagen Business Academy (Cphbusiness) is the largest business academy in Denmark.

Located in the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen, Cphbusiness offers professional higher education programmes, in which students learn how to apply academic theory in practice.

More than 650 international students from + 50 nationalities already study with us!

Degrees aimed at starting your career  

Cphbusiness offers Academy Profession (AP) and Top-up Bachelor’s Degree programmes (but no Master’s degrees or PhD programmes).

All degrees at Cphbusiness are career-oriented and developed in close collaboration with the relevant industries. This ensures you will graduate with the type of skill set you need to succeed in the Danish job market

Cphbusiness Lyngby

Cphbusiness Lyngby offers programmes with a strong focus on business development and new technology.

All study programmes at Cphbusiness Lyngby are taught in a way which strives to equip students with an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. A key to this is the Cphbusiness InnoTechSpace and the Cphbusiness Incubator, both hosted by Cphbusiness Lyngby.

In total 4 out of the 7 English taught programmes offered by Cphbusiness take place at Cphbusiness Lyngby.

The layout of the campus is modern and meets the requirements of a modern educational institution.

Cphbusiness Lyngby is situated 16 minutes north of the city centre of Copenhagen. S-trains run every 5 to 10 minutes all day to and from Lyngby which is surrounded by multiples of green areas.

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