Sport and Business Management


The ever increasing opportunities within the sport business, private and public sector will be maximised through the new Sport Business Management curriculum. This will be accomplished through the teaching and development of specific skills on a variety of sport business and managerial functions and within different sport sectors and contexts.


The modules in this degree have been carefully planned with inputs from:

• experts and Professors from local and international universities;

• various stakeholders from the sport industry.


Admission requirements

  • APS of 24
  • Maths level 3 (40% or more) / Maths Literacy level 6 (70% or more)
  • Additional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calender



  • Vanderbijlpark [V]



  • BCom Sport and Business Management 

[Qualification 5FPH07: Curriculum E301 V]

Career opportunities

  • Sport business managers
  • Administrators
  • Tertiary institution sport bureau managers
  • School sports managers
  • Provincial sport development officers and managers
  • High-performance institution managers
  • Provincial level sports administrators
  • Local sports club and community center managers
  • National level sport federation managers
  • Professional sport teams managers 
  • Sports franchise entity owners and managers
  • Business Manager
  • Business consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Sales Executive
  • Sport Marketer
  • Sport Administrator
  • Recreation Manager
  • Positions in the Hospitality sector 

Postgraduate studies

Students with this degree will be considered for honours, masters and doctorate degrees in Business Management