Sports Managementpart time degree programmes for professionals

  • Master of Business Administration


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Jena


  • September 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    September 2024 (EU), September 2024 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Sport, Event, Culture Management


Personnel Management, Accounting, Financing, Investment Calculation, Business Administration, Sports Media, Consultancy, Management, Marketing

Target group

Employees and executives of sports clubs, sports associations or non-profit organisations, commercial sports providers, sporting goods manufacturers and retailers, entrepreneurs and consultants from the world of sports, employees in sports tourism, event and sport-related management as well as in sports administration and the health industry, employees in media, marketing and advertising as well as interested parties who see their future career in these areas.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

First professionally qualifying certificate of academic degree with at least 180 credit points (ECTS) or a comparable academic degree (Magister, Diplom, State Examination, etc.), a subsequent at least one year of professionally relevant professional activity as well as a selection procedure (including an interview). Applicants without a qualifying certificate of academic degree may be admitted if they have completed vocational training with a commercial orientation or a corresponding additional qualification and have had at least three years of full-time professional training in a field of activity relevant to the degree course. A requirement is passing an aptitude test.

Lecture period
  • 02.04.2024 - 05.07.2024
  • 14.10.2024 - 07.02.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.06.2024 - 15.09.2024

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.06.2024 - 15.09.2024

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.06.2024 - 15.09.2024

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.06.2024 - 15.09.2024

Tuition fee


3,250.00 EUR / semester

Fees (Link)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service