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Master´s Degree in Sports Management and Law

The only official degree in Spain that combines Sports Law and Management
Amplía información Postgraduate degree in Sports Management and Law Postgraduate degree in Sports Management and Law

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Student profile:

Degree:Master´s Degree in Sports Management and Law

Center responsible:School of Social Sciences

Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences

Available places: 30

Total Credits:60 credits.
. Minimum of 12 ECTS credits and maximum of 60 ECTS credits per enrollment and academic period.

Academic year in which it was implemented: 2019-2020

Duration: 1 year. From October to June

Type of Education: Classroom attendance / Online

Academic Regulations: General student’s regulations. Credit transfer and recognition. Regulation of student participation.

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Multidisciplinary program to obtain a global vision of a sports entity

The sports sector has experienced growth in recent years, becoming more professional and becoming one of the country's economic engines. This growth in economic and business activity has caused sports companies to demand more specialized professionals, both for the entity's own management and for legal or marketing tasks.

This Nebrija University master's program responds to the needs of the sector, training multidisciplinary specialists in an area that is characterized precisely by its transversal character. The teaching staff consists of doctors and professionals who are a reference in their field, bringing the learning experience in class, both practical and theoretical, as close to the professional world as possible and promoting employability.

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The main objective of the Master's Degree in Sports Management and Law is to provide students with all the necessary instruments and tools, both practical and theoretical, in order to exercise their professional work in a sports entity.

From the point of view of Law, students will be able to successfully articulate legal relations with other sports organizations, public or private, and with special attention to sports federations, legal advisors in sports matters or competition committees.

Regarding Management, students will learn the business operation of a sports entity and its facilities, with special emphasis on economic, financial, advertising and marketing matters. In addition, the contents will be approached with a modern approach, applying new technologies to sports and its management.

In addition, this program wants to provide a differential value to its students and society. Gender equality and full employment of people with functional and intellectual disabilities are part of the contents of the curriculum.

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Internships in the best companies and institutions in the sports sector

Faculty of reference

You will learn from the best doctors and professionals in the sector, who have a broad and extensive career.

An innovative and technological program

The curriculum is designed based on the latest trends in the sector and with a clear influence of the use of new technologies in sports and its management.

Well-rounded professionals

You will acquire a global vision of the sports company, from everything related to the legal field to its financial and commercial activity.


All our degrees and curricula have been prepared in accordance with the new guidelines set by current legislation, having already been verified by the National Agency for Quality Assessment.
The student must complete 60 credits

First Semester 28 ECTS

  • 4 ECTS | Administration and sports
  • 4 ECTS | Sports organization
  • 4 ECTS | Governance in sports
  • 4 ECTS | Taxation in sports
  • 4 ECTS | Crimes in the world of sports
  • 4 ECTS | Legal system of labor relations in sports
  • 4 ECTS | Economic sports management

Second Semester 32 ECTS

  • 4 ECTS | Sports facilities management
  • 4 ECTS | Management of technology applied to sports
  • 4 ECTS | Marketing in sports management
  • 4 ECTS | Advertising in sports
  • 4 ECTS | Sports management as a system of health protection and gender equality
  • 6 ECTS | Professional internships
  • 6 ECTS | Master's Final Research Project


  • Compulsory (48 ECTS)
  • Internships (6 ECTS)
  • End of Degree Project (6 ECTS)

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Employability recognized in the Rankings

The commitment of Nebrija University to the academic requirement, training in leading companies and institutions, innovation in multidisciplinary programs and international projection, places the University in the top positions of the most important rankings.

The International Ranking QS Stars awards Nebrija University the maximum score in the quality and satisfaction of students in teaching, employability of the graduates and the internationalization of the institution.

The national rankings also recognize Nebrija University as the first Spanish university in teaching and second in employability, highlighting its performance in research, knowledge transfer and internationalization.


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