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3 years


120 per year


ISDE and Northumbria University are launching the first official UK degree in Spain accredited by ISDE-SPORTS. This partnership combines the expertise of ISDE in sports law and management with the renowned academic reputation of Northumbria University. The program aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the legal and business aspects of the sports industry, preparing them for successful careers in this dynamic field. Graduates of this program will receive an official degree from Northumbria University, recognized in both the UK and Spain, and accredited by ISDE-SPORTS, further enhancing their credentials and career opportunities in the sports industry. 

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Learning in an environment rich in elements of the sports industry opens up a multitude of opportunities to develop a career within the sports sector. Due to this unique learning experience, you will graduate with specific knowledge and management skills that are transferable and serve a wide range of potential employers. The combination of theoretical learning, practical application, and exposure to industry professionals prepares you for diverse roles in sports organizations, sports marketing agencies, sports law firms, sports events management, sports media, and more. The skills and knowledge acquired during the program make you a valuable asset to the sports industry, equipping you to succeed in various career paths within this dynamic field.


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Structure, location, and schedule



START: September




Three years of study, completing 120 credits per year.

  1. First year (Level 4).
  2. Second year (Level 5).
  3. Third year (Level 6).

The final module is a project (40 credits) aimed at developing your independent work skills by engaging in a topic of your own choice. You will develop a critical and in-depth understanding of a specific area (within the scope of your degree program) in relation to research or a practical problem of contemporary relevance to the industry. You will learn research aspects such as source searching, quality evaluation, project design considerations, ethical implications, and data analysis methods. You will develop skills such as time management, contingency planning, and critical thinking to produce a well-planned, coherent, and ethical project


YEAR ONE (Primer Año) 

Academic & Professional Skills ( (20 créditos)  

Fundamentals of Sport Management (20 créditos) 

Principles of Sport Marketing (20 créditos) 

Introduction to Research (20 créditos) 

Finance and Governance in Sport (20 créditos) 

Social Issues and Sport Consumers (20 créditos) 


YEAR TWO (Segundo Año) 

Research Design Analysis (20 créditos) 

Sport Facility and Operational Management (20 créditos) 

Sport Leadership and Organisation Behaviour (20 créditos) 

SER Professional Development & Practice (20 créditos) 

Managing & Developing the Business of Sport (20 créditos) 

Digital Sport & Business Marketing (20 créditos) 


YEAR THREE (Tercer Año) 

Strategic Business Planning for Managing Sport (20 créditos) 

Managing Sport Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Sustainability (20 créditos) 

Sport Event Management (20 créditos) 

Global Sport Business and Management (20 créditos) 

SER UG Project (40 créditos) 

Job opportunities.

Examples of job positions that graduates with a Bachelor’s degree can work in include:


Marketing Executive en el Manchester United

Partnerships Assistant en el Tottenham Hotspur FC

Sales Manager (Match & Advertising) en el Middlesbrough Football Club

Sport Manager con el Comite Olímpico Catarí

Account Executive con Nike



Dr Berta Benito. Researcher at CESAG

Marta Utor. General Counsel Adviser, Business Affairs at Euroleague



Alex Isern. Co-founder & CEO, ISL

Aisha Al Said. CEO. Amref

Serafin Ibañez. Senior Global Marketing Consultant I Strategic Partnerships I Sports Marketing I Sponsorship I eSports

Ramon Robert. Member of the Board ,Belmonte Group

Didac Severino. Partner (Corporate/M&A) at Pérez-Llorca

Federico Winer. Researcher & Senior Business Development Specialist at addeso

Marcos Picalló. Barça Innovation Hub

Jose Luis Beltran Andreu. Digital Project Manager at FCBARCELONA

Albert Mundet. Director of Innovation, GM Barça Innovation Hub at Strategy & Innovation FC Barcelona

Olivier Gonzalez. Head of Institutional Relations and Protocol in the Government Delegation in Catalonia

Albert Dalmau. Head of Commercial Projects, Summer Tour & Friendlies at FC Barcelona 


ISDE offers the possibility of financing your undergraduate studies thanks to the agreement signed with Bankinter.

Check all the conditions from this link.


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