University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) is a world first in higher education, delivering university degrees in the football and sports industry with iconic UK campuses in London and Manchester, which have Wembley and Etihad stadiums at their heart.

UCFB has developed online Masters programmes to enable those working within the industry to drive forward their career from the comfort of their own home, and to provide a gateway for those aspiring to pursue their ambitions of working in this exciting global industry.

All UCFB students including those studying online have access to UCFB’s global study hubs which are located in some of the world’s most exciting sports destinations. New York’s Red Bull Arena, Atlanta’s brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Toronto FC’s BMO Field and the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will all play host to UCFB around the world, enabling students and graduates to enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry.

New York, Atlanta, Toronto, Melbourne... Welcome to UCFB's global study hubs

 

Online degree programmes

UCFB’s online programmes give students anywhere in the world the opportunity to learn from the comfort of their own home, and gain further qualifications to enhance their career prospects in a format that offers flexible hours and the chance to dictate their own work-life balance.

The online model enables students to fit their studies around existing commitments, such as work or childcare, while gaining the qualifications that will open up pathways to a career in the rewarding world of football and sport.

Online degrees available
MSc Football Business Online

The MSc Football Business qualification is designed for those who wish to develop an appreciation of key areas shaping the current landscape of the football industry. The programme provides opportunities to engage in different aspects of football business including areas such as governance and regulation, consumer engagement, operational management and business development. Discover more.

MSc International Sport Management Online

UCFB’s unique MSc International Sport Management provides an unparalleled educational and experiential opportunity for aspiring sports leaders. This pioneering programme has been developed as a transformational journey suited for graduates of all disciplines, as well as for current professionals working within various sectors of the sport industry, for example in management, marketing or operations. Discover more.

UCFB's global study hubs

Online students have the opportunity to participate in UCFB’s global study hub events in some of the world’s most exciting sports destinations, learning about the sports industry in the US, Canada and Australia.

New York’s Red Bull Arena, Atlanta’s brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Toronto FC’s BMO Field and the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will host the brand new UCFB global study hubs, enabling students to further enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry as well as learn from professionals working at some of the biggest organisations in the sector. 

UCFB Global study hub locations
UCFB @ Red Bull Arena, New York

Home to popular MLS team New York Red Bulls, this global hub provides access to one of the great sports cities that hosts other world-renowned teams including MLB sides the Yankees and Mets, NBA teams Nets and Knicks, the NFL's Giants and Jets, and fellow MLS club New York City FC.

Red Bull Arena provides a unique opportunity to network with and learn from the revolutionary multinational Red Bull football brand, pioneers in 21st century sport.

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UCFB @ Melbourne Cricket Ground

If Melbourne is the home of Australian sport, then the MCG is the heart of it. This iconic venue is the largest stadium in the Southern Hemisphere, boasting a capacity of over 100,000 people. It’s a stadium rich in history and is the scene of some of Australian sport's most memorable moments. The MCG is the birthplace of Test Cricket, the home for the AFL Grand Final and has hosted the Olympic and Commonwealth Games along with a range of major events and concerts.

Located in arguably the world's premier sports precinct, the neighbouring Melbourne Park and AAMI Park venues host Australian Open tennis, A-League football and both rugby codes, allowing UCFB students a truly unique sporting and cultural experience.

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UCFB @ Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta

Home of NFL team Atlanta Falcons and 2018 MLS Cup champions Atlanta United, the Mercedes-Benz Stadium is one of the most technologically advanced in the world. This brand new 75,000 capacity arena provides a fantastic opportunity for UCFB students to learn and network in a thriving sports city that also hosts the NBA's Hawks and the MLB's Braves.

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UCFB @ Toronto FC

Crowned MLS champions in 2017, Toronto FC are based at Canada’s national football stadium, BMO Field, and are owned by Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE).

A world leading organisation in sports technology, UCFB students will be able to learn from MLSE's unique business that runs successful venue and multi-sport franchise operations. Our Canadian summits will also access MLSE's stunning Scotiabank Arena, home of the NBA's Toronto Raptors and the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs.

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The Global Insight Series

Available online through UCFB digital publications, podcasts and videos, and through live seminars and annual summits across our UCFB campuses, global study hubs and networking centres, this key professional development facet of our offering is distributes to the mobile phone and laptop of every UCFB student and alumni. As an Online student, you will also be able to register to attend guest speaker talks at both of our UK campuses, allowing you to experience both Wembley and Etihad stadiums. Find out more.

Online Masters student Mihir talks the benefits of studying online

 

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UCFB 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 UCFB’s global study hubs, enabling students and graduates to enhance their knowledge and expertise of the international sports industry.

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Global Sports Summits

From the 2019/20 academic year, each UCFB global study hub will host an annual Global Sports Summit, bringing together UCFB students, alumni and leading sports industry professionals in some of the most advanced sports and entertainment venues in the world.

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Online degrees

UCFB's online programmes enable students to fit their studies around existing commitments, such as work or childcare, while gaining the qualifications that will open up pathways to a rewarding career.

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