University Campus of Football Business

UCFB allowed me to learn from and network with industry professionals, and be involved in different work placements.

Chris AbbottUCFB alumnus
University Campus of Football Business

UCFB is dedicated to the delivery of ground-breaking undergraduate degree programmes in the football and sports industry.

Global Institute of Sport

The purpose of GIS is to unite, inspire and equip the current and future leaders of the global sports industry.

Sharona FriedmanGIS President
Global Institute of Sport

UCFB’s Global Institute of Sport (GIS) is the leading destination for Master’s degrees and executive education in the world’s most exciting sector.

Where we teach

All UCFB students, including those at UCFB’s Global Institute of Sport, have the option to study at two UK campuses with Wembley and Etihad stadiums at their heart, as well as online and blended options, with the optional opportunity of attending summits at the GIS global study hubs.


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The UCFB and GIS prospectuses have been designed to guide you along your path to a fulfilling career in the world's most exciting industries!

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What we teach

Our innovative football and sports programmes are tailor-made to give students and industry professionals alike the best possible chance of a successful career in their chosen sector.

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How we teach

Our unique learning model is designed to maximise career prospects. In addition to a degree or professional qualification, students and delegates hear from leading guest speakers and have the opportunity to join our global industry network.

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At our virtual and physical events you will meet and hear from our hugely experienced academic team, view our cutting edge facilities and ask any questions that you have about life at UCFB and GIS.

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GIS global study hubs

New York’s Red Bull Arena, Atlanta’s brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Toronto FC’s BMO Field and the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) play host to the Global Institute of Sport study hubs, enabling students and graduates to enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry.

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The well-being of staff and students remains our highest priority. We continue to monitor the situation closely following the outbreak of the coronavirus (Covid-19), and are taking steps, in line with Government guidance, to minimise the risk to our staff, students and partners.

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