University Study

Successfully in the management of various sports, fitness and health facilities the University of applied sciences Schmalkalden (fhS) offers for the winter semester 2009/2010 with further study in the field of sports management and the degree master of business administration (MBA) “in the first study of its kind within Germany.” The students are taught skills to be able to carry out responsible, strategic and operational management tasks in the sports business. Sport and sport economic graduates to the specialization or better positioning, but also graduates, graduates and graduates of other disciplines for a qualification as a leader in the sports industry are to be addressed. Through the continuing education study a wide range of professional activities can, aimed at staff of professional clubs, leadership in sports clubs and associations as well as fitness and health facilities such as leader in the field of sports marketing within large marketing agencies. The Continuing education studies sport management (MBA) “divided into five semesters.” Majors are content of general management during the first two semesters, specialization in the field of sports management in the semesters three and four, as well as individual majors, such as Club and association management, sports facility planning and financing, sports marketing and sponsorship. Practice objects, project work, case studies, and the to pass in the fifth semester master’s thesis also promote the skills of students in the areas of analytical skills and strategic problem solving. Absolvierbare part-time study with high practical relevance was developed in cooperation between the fhS and Studies Institute is. The multi-day presence phases are on the college campuses of the fhS in the district Schmalkalden, and in Dusseldorf in is place.