What’s it like to do a PhD in Sport Management?
PhDs in Sport Management cover a range of topics closely related to sports, games, athletic performance and commercial activity. Some of the research areas that you might investigate during a PhD in Sport Management include:
- Arena management
- Data-driven decision-making
- Sport facility management
- Sport marketing
- Sport policy governance
- Youth development
Depending on the nature of your research interests, you may be able to explore cross-disciplinary projects related to Sports Law, Finance and Economics.
As well as completing a substantial research project in the form of a dissertation, you could also receive training in a selection of quantitative and qualitative research methods.