INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

Study the Sport Business Master’s abroad

Study the Sport Business Master’s abroad

For sports enthusiasts dreaming of new horizons, the International Grande École Programme prepares you for the sport of tomorrow in collaboration with our partner universities. International sport with projects all over the world, the development of new markets and the positioning of international brands, access to sports practices in emerging countries, and the structuring of professional future sport.

The PROGRAMME IS built around 3 Concepts:

  • Whether for professional sports, major events or sports policies, the possibilities for an international export of sports management skills are vast.
  • The International GEP equips students who wish to pursue international careers.
  • This programme was designed by AMOS in collaboration with our partner universities on all 5 continents.

DURATION : 5 years.

REQUIRED LEVEL : “High School Diploma or equivalent level

PARALLEL ADMISSIONS : Subject to conditions

CERTIFICATION : Manager of Sports Organisations Level 1, registered at the RNCP (JO OF 17/03/17) - Acquisition of 300 ECTS (European Crédits Transfer System)

START DATE: September

INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

YEAR 1
At the heart of sports competition with its stakeholders

The first year of the International GEP introduces this theme in practice through study at AMOS London, which will explain international career prospects, with support from leading equipment manufacturer brands who have regular growth of sports management turnover.

STUDENTS WILL UNDERSTAND SOCIETAL ISSUES AND SPORTS BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN FRANCE AND WORLDWIDE AS SOON AS THEY START THIS CYCLE.

Classes are taught by sports business professionals in addition to teachers who focus on more conventional subjects (finance, marketing, law), combining knowledge of French sports, its cultural roots, its local and national marketing and its success with major high-level clubs. This base will be enriched by experiences in the field (both volunteering and internships).

Your first contact with an international setting is scheduled in the first year with an integration session at AMOS London.

INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

YEAR 2
London: A Springboard for international experience

The 2nd year begins with a semester at AMOS London where English classes are complemented by sports management classes, and students will have the opportunity to visit to stadiums (Wembley, Wimbledon, the O2, etc.) as well as to meet arena managers. In addition to sporting experiences, we offer managerial and commercial experiences within the British economy outside of sport.

THE SEMESTER IN LONDON HELPS ADD TO YOUR CV. YOU’LL STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD WITH PROFESSIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL REFERENCES, RANGING FROM VIP HOSTING TO EXPERIENCING PREMIER LEAGUE COMPETITIONS, VI NATIONS TOURNAMENTS OR NBA GAMES.

The second semester in France will look at in depth and help you to understand global, economic and societal models of sport, with lessons and master classes in English. These contributions and experiences make it possible to clarify students’ choices on international destinations and to rely on feedback from the network of Alumni working abroad.

INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

YEAR 3
An international experience from Manhattan to Australia

The 3rd year of the International GEP begins with a semester abroad at a partner university. From Manhattan to Australia, the choices are numerous and are based on the professional orientation of students.

IN ADDITION TO THIS UNIQUE EXPERIENCE, THE 3RD YEAR ALSO INCLUDES THE FIRST LONG-TERM PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN AN INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENT.

The 3rd year programme includes more role-playing, meetings with sports professionals, case studies and lectures, etc.

In this process, they discover the growing importance of data in sports management, with particular reference to Paris and Anglo-Saxon-inspired games, the insurance and financial backgrounds of major sporting events, Olympic management as well as having the opportunity to enhance their digital skills.

INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

YEAR 4
become an expert in sports management on an international level

AMOS offers a 2-year programme, the Masters in Global Sports Business, focused on three continents which have been emblematic in the development of sports management: Europe, Asia and North America.

THE PURPOSE OF THIS PROGRAMME IS TO MAKE YOU AN EXPERT IN INTERNATIONAL SPORTS MANAGEMENT, IN PARTICULAR BY MASTERING THE CULTURAL, GEOPOLITICAL AND ECONOMIC DIVERSITY OF EVERY CONTINENT AND BY UNDERSTANDING SPORTS MANAGEMENT INNOVATIONS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE.

In the 4th year, your classes are focused on the sports business approach in Europe and Asia with the following objectives:

Understanding commerce, the economy and the sports market on a European scale.
Studying developments, trends, innovations and changes in sport, sports practices and sports intake patterns in different European countries.
Opening up to Asia, studying the specifics of the Asian market and identifying international business opportunities related to this market. 

You will spend 4 weeks in Beijing and Shanghai, China immersed in sports business and Asian culture. You will actively participate in thematic classes and lectures and meet sports stakeholders in the Chinese market.

INTERNATIONAL GRANDE ÉCOLE PROGRAMME

YEAR 5
JOBS AND A GLOBAL PLAYING FIELD

This last year of the Masters in Global Sports Business takes place at the AMOS London campus. Classes focus on learning about Anglo-Saxon sports business with the following objectives:

  • Investigating a vision of sports business and its major developments in the USA and across the North American continent.
  • Discovering innovations and new American developments in the sports business sector
  • Learning about the latest trends in sports project design and management.

You will spend 4 weeks in Chicago, USA, immersed in American sports business. You will attend thematic classes and lectures, meet US sports professionals and participate in the organisation of sporting events. You will have the opportunity to visit Chicago and the chance to practice American sports.

IT IS ALSO POSSIBLE FOR YOU TO BEGIN STUDYING AT ONE OF OUR PARTNER UNIVERSITIES FOR EITHER A SEMESTER OR A YEAR. DEPENDING ON THE CHOSEN PARTNER UNIVERSITY, YOU CAN OBTAIN A DOUBLE AWARD.


This 5th ear ends with 6 months of work experience abroad and the completion of your research paper in English that you will defend in front of an examination board.