The course in summary

For the first time, you can now gain a fully accredited Master’s degree that qualifies you for one of the most important roles in modern sport. Over the next 4 years, Manchester Metropolitan University will develop 100 Sports Directors. This will equate to 25 places being offered per year in the business school.

Tailored to meet the real demands of leading sporting organisations. Covering sports leadership, personal development, masterminding innovation and change, sport governance and best practice along with a diverse range of extra curricular experiences. This degree course provides unrivalled preparation for the role of Sport Director.

Uniquely the course is underpinned by the skills of neuroscience – the science of performance. Already used to great effect in many sports, this degree course brings the power of neuroscience into the business arena too.

Craig Levein, Lee Darnbrough, Darren Royle

Personal Leadership to Shape Inspire and Develop

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Leading a High Performing Sporting Organisation

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Sporting Directorship Masterclasses

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The Course Content – Unit by Unit