Sport management

Get the sport management qualifications and skills you need as part of a Bachelor of Business (Sport Management)

La Trobe’s major in sport management gives you the skills you need to manage sport venues, sport marketing, revenue generation and more. Launch a career anywhere from grass roots clubs to elite sporting competitions, like the AFL or NRL.

Apply via VTAC (Year 12) Other ways to apply (non-Year 12)

Some career outcomes include:

  • membership consultant
  • sales executive
  • community engagement officer
  • business development executive
  • marketing and event coordinator
  • club manager
  • sponsorship executive

When you study sport management as your major, your award will be Bachelor of Business (Sport Management). This means potential employers will see the specialised skills you gained at La Trobe University.

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Study your way with our Bachelor of Business

With more flexibility than ever, our Bachelor of Business is designed to let you to follow your interests while giving you a solid foundation in business know-how. This means you can tailor your study to match your sport management career goals and build skills in a way that suits you.

You’ll be able to:

  • choose from a wide range of majors, minors and electives in your areas of interest
  • pair your major with complementary study from another discipline through open access majors
  • gain more real-world experience with diverse industry leaders and La Trobe partners.

How to apply

  • If you’re a Year 12 student from Victoria, you can lodge an application via the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). Your application will then be assessed based on your Year 12 results when they’re released.

  • Visit our VTAC page to find out more about how to apply for the Bachelor of Business.

Need more help applying?

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Why study at La Trobe?

Top-rated globally

La Trobe is in the top 1% of universities worldwide.

Times Higher Education (THE), 2020, World University Rankings 2021; Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2020, Ranking Web of Universities


La Trobe Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

We're in the top five per cent of business schools worldwide to have earned an AACSB accreditation for delivering excellence in every aspect of our work.

Top 400 globally

One of the world’s leading university ranking agencies puts our political science subjects in the global top 400.

ShanghaiRanking, 2019, ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019 - Political Sciences