Sports Business at the Management School

The Centre for Sports Business at The University of Liverpool Management School is a global centre of excellence for sports and football business research and executive education.

The School also runs a suite of sports and football business postgraduate programmes including the Football Industries MBA, the first of its kind and the MSc Sports Business. 

We also deliver bespoke sports business and leadership programmes, for example our Diploma in Professional Studies (Football Management) offered in partnership with the League Managers Association for professional football coaches and managers.

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Centre for Sports Business

Our staff are specialists in their areas and conduct cutting-edge research into a range of business, economic and cultural aspects of sport.



Find out about the variety of programmes that we offer from Diplomas to Masters, all focusing on sport.

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Executive Education

We deliver customised programmes for private organisations, Governments and sporting bodies on a wide range of topics.


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Sports Management Professional Interest Network

This network aims to facilitate the development of business to business alumni connections operating in the Sport Management sector.