MTech: Sport Management

MTech: Sport Management

Course Information and Fees

Research-based degree:
Students conduct supervised research in a specialised area of Sport Management and complete a full thesis/dissertation. The course allows the student to focus on a particular area of interest within professional sport management in order to address the challenges of both the African and global sport industry. Studies may include research in sport management-related areas, such as: sport marketing; sport science and technology; sport tourism; sport event management; sport law; leisure and recreation management; and other related areas. The student will gain specialised knowledge and skills in order to further their management career within the sport industry.The Sport Management Department has a state of the art Human Performance Laboratory offering post-graduate students a wonderful opportunity to conduct research in areas such as: sport performance analysis (including isokinetics, biomechanics, metabolic function and muscle function); sport product testing; and ergonomics and human factors.


Career Opportunities
Completion of this course will equip the student to progress to more senior positions within the sport management industry, both locally and internationally.


Admission requirements


For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements


For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees

Fifth Year

Compulsory subject(s):
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time /


Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time /


Course is offered on District Six Campus.


For any queries get in touch with:


Contact: Fazeela Salie
Telephone: +27 21 680 1680

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