Sport management


Taught out of our central CBD campus, the Master of Management (Sport Management) uses case study-based learning and industry presenters to offer a course designed and developed to improve the performance of individuals and organisations within the sport industry.

Master of Management (Sport Management) allows you to complete one subject in four days and offers credit for prior learning.

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CBD Campus Location

The Master of Management (Sport Management) will be taught from the University’s brand new City Campus at 360 Collins St.

Occupying a level of 360 Collins, the Campus has been designed around the latest innovations in educational design and teaching and learning technology and features a new and fully customised fit-out. The new City Campus will also be the centre for a new range of bespoke Executive Education programs.

Industry leaders

Choosing to study at La Trobe University will mean you have access to all the benefits that the many partners of La Trobe Sport provide – AFL Player’s Association, AFL SportsReady, Melbourne Cricket Club, Melbourne Heart Football Club and Netball Australia.

Career opportunities

Sport management is a global industry, with a myriad of opportunities in the private, non-profit and government sectors. Graduates of courses within the Master of Management (Sport Management) will be suited to senior management and leadership roles with professional sport teams, international, national and state sport governing bodies, and major sport events and venues.

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Students with an undergraduate degree in management or a related field (cognate) will be eligible for advanced standing for the first semester of the course. This means these students complete with a masters level qualification in only 1.5 years.


In 2014, La Trobe Business School is offering scholarships with a combined value of over $300,000 to commencing postgraduate students.

Scholarships ensure that our courses are accessible to students from diverse backgrounds and provide recognition to the highest achieving students.

For information on Postgraduate Scholarships visit:

Course duration

1 - 3 years, depending on qualification

Course fees (domestic)

Domestic fees per year of full time study*.
(120 credit points):   $21,800
Per subject:             $2,725

*Please note: these are 2013 fees and are indicative only. Subject cost per 15 credit point subject.

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Apply now or find out more about our Sport Management Postgraduate courses.

More Information

Discover our other Masters courses on our Study Options page.

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