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Mandela/FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sport Management

The programme includes the following modules:

  • Strategic Sport Management
  • Sport Marketing and Sponsorship
  • Sport Law
  • Sport Communication
  • Financial Management
  • Sport Event Management

Each module will comprise approximately 20 hours of teaching and learning activities, to be completed over one academic year, inclusive of a formal assessment/s. The mode of delivery for 2014/15 will be by way of a block release system where students are required to attend classes at the NMMU for a period of one week at four different times in 2014/2015.

Commencement (2014):

Block one runs from 8 September 2014 to 13 September 2014


Four one-week block periods over a 10-month period

Course Schedule (2014-2015 edition):

Block One runs from 8 September 2014 to 13 September 2014

Block Two runs from 1 December to 6 December 2014

Block Three runs in the April 2015 NMMU recess for students

Block Four runs in the June 2015 NMMU recess for students

* to be confirmed

Course Location:

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Student numbers:

A maximum of 50 students can be accommodated

Course fee (2014):

R11 550.00 (Inclusive of comprehensive CIES manuals for each module, NMMU class handouts, international, national and local guest speakers, lunches and refreshments during each block week)

International students R12 750

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Contact information
Ms Jenevieve Fabre
Administrative Coordinator: FIFA/CIES/NMMU Certificate in Sport Management
Tel: 27 41 504 3881