The Bachelor of Business Administration and Digital Innovation with Sports and eSports Management in Malta (hereinafter - Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta) is a multicultural educational program hand-crafted for those transnational students who wish to obtain knowledge and understanding of a variety of concepts within the business of sports and from a truly global prospective. The Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management is offered entirely in English and is perfect for those who dream of starting their career in sports management and working internationally.
The Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta is designed to provide students with business management fundamentals and an in-depth knowledge of global markets especially as they relate to advancements in technology. The program examines legal, technological, and international perspectives in the sports marketplace and improves students’ decision-making talents and capability to adapt to global challenges.
Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management combines sports management theory with a practical curriculum, not only showing the economics of sports but also providing students with a chance to participate in groundbreaking case studies and events surrounding sports. The Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta develops the essential skills and aptitude needed to kickstart their careers and succeed in the world of sports as it evolves with changing technological advancements.
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
Accredited by the Malta Further & Higher Education Authority
Awarded as a Five Stars Business School for Teaching & Student Quality
Listed as One of the Leaders in Global Education by Newsweek Magazine
Fully Accredited by ASIC
Approved by Ofsted and an Affiliate of ENQA
HAZEM ELSAYED, EGYPT
Hazem Elsayed transferred to GBSB Global to study his Bachelor’s degree. According to him, the transfer process was smooth which allowed Hazem to continue his studies with us in no time.
Hazem’s true passion has always been football: he is a professional player for the Spanish League and wants to start a career in the sports industry. The Bachelor program at GBSB Global provides Hazem with tools necessary to make his dream come true.
An official and recognized European undegraduate business qualification with Sports and eSports Management (EQF Level 6)
Multicultural faculty with sport management experience
Visiting speakers and workshops from sports business experts
Student body representing more than 100 nationalities
Our Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta is designed to help students foster a worldwide perspective and become revered business leaders about to adapt to innovations changing the industry of sports. The Bachelor in Sports and eSports Management in Malta molds students and shapes them in such a way they are able to address complex legal problems in the business of sports with ease, engage with high-level investors and stakeholders and manage departments of teams with diverse backgrounds; it provides students with valuable skills that are sought-after not only in Europe, but all across the globe.
BUSINESS BACHELOR WITH SPORTS AND ESPORTS MANAGEMENT IN MALTA
SPORTS AND ESPORTS MANAGEMENT (45 ECTS)
- Sports and eSports Management (7 ECTS)
- Business Models and Entrepreneurship in eSports (4 ECTS)
- Talent Management in the Digital Era (4 ECTS)
- Recreation, Leisure and Wellness Business (4 ECTS)
- Event Management & Sponsoring (7 ECTS)
- Sports and eSports Marketing (4 ECTS)
- Dissertation in the area of Sports and/or eSports Management (15 ECTS)
Please download the Course Outline below for full program details including module learning outcomes, learning hours, teaching, learning and assessment methods, grading system and pass rates.
- Understands professional theoretical and practical knowledge related to business administration, including both broad knowledge in the field of business administration and a considerable degree of specialized managerial knowledge in digital innovation;
- Possesses advanced professional knowledge of business administration and digital innovation in a specific industry or functional area chosen as an elective option in the undergraduate program;
- Critically understands approaches to promoting the culture of digital innovation within an organization by managing talent and knowledge and by incorporating the values of entrepreneurship, continuous learning and digital transformation into organizational strategic objectives;
- Understands managerial methods and digital technologies that are in demand in the complex and challenging global business environment, innovation in terms of methods and technologies used, and implications of digital technologies for individuals and societies;
- Demonstrates professional understanding of issues of digital business and how it can be interpreted with different theoretical approaches;
- Critically understands the principles included in the Agenda for Sustainable Development defined by UNESCO that are associated with social welfare, business ethics, and corporate social responsibility.
- Gathers and interprets relevant data on problems, obstacles and opportunities faced by international organizations to inform judgments that include reflection on relevant social, technological, scientific or ethical issues with the purpose to evaluate alternative approaches and strategies an organization may adopt to meet stakeholder needs and minimize risk within changing internal and external environments;
- Conducts research into business and digital innovation issues, which may relate to general business and innovation processes or to a specific business function or digital technology, which requires familiarity with a range of data, research sources and appropriate methodologies;
- Demonstrates innovative theoretical and practical responses to management of strategic, operational and transformational processes by which an organization plans and coordinates the use of resources and innovation efforts with the general objective of securing or maintaining competitive advantage;
- Works effectively as a member of a team, continually reflecting on the group process to evaluate the management of projects and people;
- Demonstrates innovation in managing intra-entrepreneurial processes and strategies to design a digital product or service by assessing the commercial viability of digital technologies and business opportunities and by planning, organizing, and executing a project or a new venture;
- Demonstrates mastery in using digital tools for business administration and innovation purposes in various media and different modes (autonomous, collaborative, exploratory, designing).
- Engages in critical thinking in the area of business administration and digital innovation and demonstrates independent thought and problem solving underpinned by evidenced based arguments;
- Manages complex professional activities efficiently and professionally to put managerial decisions into practice taking into account the organizational context together with different constraints;
- Demonstrates administrative design and resource in elaborating social, ethical, innovative and international approaches to complex management and digital business situations, and takes responsibility for their consequences;
- Shows creativity and initiative in developing digital transformation and digital intra-entrepreneurial projects by liaising and working with others to deliver high level of team performance;
- Has developed learning skills that are necessary to continue professional development in the area of business administration and digital innovation by critically evaluating personal strengths and weaknesses, keeping up to date with relevant management and digital business technologies, ideas and practices;
- Has developed proficiency and literacy in the use of digital technology needed to access learning opportunities and to pursue a managerial career in dynamic, innovative digital organizations.
Our Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta is designed to help students foster a worldwide perspective and become revered business leaders about to adapt to innovations changing the industry of sports.
The Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta molds students and shapes them in such a way they are able to address complex legal problems in the business of sports with ease, engage with high-level investors and stakeholders and manage departments of teams with diverse backgrounds; it provides students with valuable skills that are sought-after not only in Europe, but all across the globe.
SHAPE YOUR FUTURE: EXPLORE REWARDING CAREER PATHS AFTER STUDYING BUSINESS IN MALTA
THE SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES VARIES, BUT THOSE ARE THE MOST COMMON TASKS YOU WOULD DO AS A:
- Selects venues for upcoming events
- Monitors client approval, handles budgets
- Arranges event services, and logistics
- Presents post-events reports
SPORTS CLUB DIRECTOR
- Delegates coaching, finance and marketing activities
- Coordinates expense control and department supervision
- Oversees short and long-term strategies
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
- Responsible for growth and accountability of a business
- Works on planning, control, performance and improvement strategies
- Oversees customer retention initiatives
- Markets and promotes an athlete, team or brand
- Negotiates contracts and secures sponsors
- Handles endorsement deals and athlete’s finances
ADMISSION AND FEES
Undergraduate target groups:
- “Aspiring Academic”: Typically, a recent High School graduate with a good academic profile. They are academically driven working their way through the educational steps that they are now attending undergraduate program as the next logical steps in their academic aspiration;
- “Career Starter”: This target group of students are predominately using this academic step to advance their specific career prospects and are extremely job oriented. They are focused on life after studying at GBSB Global and using studying at GBSB Global to reach their career position. Some of them will be working in family businesses or are interested to launch their own entrepreneurial venture;
- “Academic Wanderer”: Simply students attending GBSB Global, these students may not have a particular focus however they believe obtaining a degree will open doors for them. Additionally, if they come from abroad, they are interested in experiencing a different culture;
- Mature Students and Students with Non-Standard Qualifications: GBSB Global encourages applications from mature and non-standard applicants who do not possess the standard entry qualifications but have relevant skills and experience.
- Recent high school graduates;
- International students interested in experiencing new cultures;
- Speak high level of English language.
To be qualified for admission to Business Bachelor with Sports and eSports Management in Malta, you must:
For entry to year 1 of the program students should have completed:
- A/S or A levels at the appropriate level or the Matriculation Certificate Exam with three subjects exams with grades of A, B, C or D;
- International Baccalaureate Diploma with 34 points; or Mathematics at minimum score of 4 (HL/SL) and one programme related subject at minimum score of 4 (HL/SL);
- GCSE/IGSCE "O" Levels: five subject exams with grades of A, B, C or D, and A/S or A Levels: three subject exams with grades of A, B, C or D;
- AP Program;
- Other high school leaving certificate or equivalent (other educational systems).
Alternative Entry Routes
Alternative entry routes are available for applicants who do not possess the standard entry qualifications but have certain appropriate skills and experience and subject knowledge. These are detailed in the IQA Manual of GBSB Global within the “Policies for Admission of Transfer Students and Recognition of Prior Learning”.
The Admissions Committee may consider applications from suitably qualified students currently attending other universities, applicants who have achieved a lower level award, or applicants seeking admission based on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Proof of Proficiency in the English Language:
- English as a native language;
- TOEFL – Minimum score: 213 (computer based), 79/80 (internet based), or 550 (paper based);
- IELTS – Minimum score: 6.0;
- Cambridge ESOL, Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) – Minimum score: C;
- Duolingo 110+;
- English as the language of instruction during previous studies in the formal educational system;
- Internal English level testing at GBSB Global.
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
On Campus *
Registration Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Administrative Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Total Fees for One Academic Year (60 ECTS Credits)
*Fees apply to students commencing their studies on-campus. Please note, fees will remain the same should the student decide to complete their education online for the remainder of the 3-year program.
**Fees valid for students starting their studies in the Academic Year 2024-2025.
All tuition fees are the same for EU and non-EU students.
Tuition fees for visiting students: 165 EUR per 1 ECTS credit or 2,917 EUR per Quarter (20 ECTS credits).
Bachelor´s Program Duration: 9 Quarters = 3 Academic Years
A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee of 5% of the remaining tuition amount will be charged.
Payments are accepted online or by bank transfers (commission charges may apply).
Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.
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