Master’s Degree Programme in Responsible Management and Business of Sport

Degree title:
Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration), Master of Sport Sciences
Degree program type:
Master's Degree
120 cr
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics
Curriculum periods:
2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024


The RESPO programme offers courses in three different areas:

1) objectives and operations of management and business of sport.

2) potentials and challenges of sport in the global context.

3) principles of responsible and ethical thinking of the sport organisations.

The programme incorporates an extensive research component through the Master’s thesis and related courses.

Learning outcomes

As a RESPO graduate you will master in identifying the core areas and objectives of management and business of sport. You are able to make sense of logics of diverse sport organizations and you will have a theoretical understanding to support your thoughts. You are able to apply principles of responsible and ethical thinking in the sport context. As a graduate you are used to utilize academic knowledge and analytical tools to support your decision-making and argument your views. After completing the programme you thrive to work in multicultural, diverse and interdisciplinary teams with high respect on ethical behavior and enhancing sustainability.


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