MSc in Sports & Tourism Management

Master of Science
Next Intake : September 2023
Entry requirements : Bachelor or equivalent
Duration : 15 months
Languages : English
Campus : Rennes

The sports and tourism industries have their own specificities, but are resolutely interdependent. This master's programme prepares students to face the future and become efficient managers in changing business environments. The future professionals of this programme will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to become responsible, operational and autonomous managers, prepared to take on leadership positions.

“Run the world while managing your passion.”


4 reasons to join this programme:

  • An international and multicultural programme in a triple-accredited school, located in Brittany, France.
  • A programme based in an ever-expanding, essential industry.
  • Teaches sector-specific management skills that evolve with the industry.
  • Highly employable: over 70% of Alumni from this programme work in industries that are closely linked to the sports and tourism sectors, creating a rich network for internship and job opportunities.


By choosing this Master of Science, you will study modules such as:

  • Sports & Tourism Management and Sustainable Development
  • International Sports Policies and Sport Organisation Management
  • Events Management in the Sports & Tourism Sectors

Elective modules for Semester 1 (choose 4)

  • Sports and Tourism Management and Sustainable Development
  • Tourism Marketing and Management
  • Merchandising in Sports & Tourism
  • Media Studies for Sports & Tourism
  • Sports Marketing and Sponsorship
  • Sales and Purchasing in the Sports and Tourism Industries

Elective modules for Semester 2(choose 3)

  • Strategic Management (In Rennes or abroad; Winter session)
  • Advanced Strategy (In Rennes or abroad; Winter session)
  • Hospitality Management
  • Legal Environment of Sports & Tourism Sectors
  • Corporate Design & Brand Identity in the Sports & Tourism Sectors
  • International Sports Policies and Sport Organisation Management
  • Events Management in Sports & Tourism Sectors

Download the brochure to learn more about the programme.

Student life

The Rennes School of Business community is centred around its 5,000 students. The School, particularly its Student Care team, is dedicated to student life and well-being on campus.
During their studies at Rennes SB, students do not just benefit from an exceptional learning environment, they become part of a unique student experience, driven by the School’s values: Audacity, Openness, Creativity, Humility and Freedom!

Students with disabilities

Rennes SB is committed to fighting against all forms of discrimination and inequality, in order to ensure that all of our students are given equal opportunities to succeed.
To meet this objective, we have put in place specific measures to welcome and support students with disabilities.


Rennes SB supports students on a daily basis as they develop their career plan.

Thus, throughout their programme, Rennes SB students benefit from:

  • privileged interlocutors,
  • career workshops,
  • events to facilitate regular meetings with managers and HR representatives from partner organisations,
  • “My Career Platform” to access career advice and internship and employment offers.

Find out more about career opportunities in the brochure.


  • A strong academic background
  • Bachelor or equivalent (Diploma)

English proficiency (one of the following):

  • TOEFL > 80 IBT
  • TOEIC > 750
  • IELTS > 6.0
  • Cambridge Proficiency Exam > B2
    > Native Language
    > Previous studies taught in English (minimum 2 years)

Admission procedure

Candidates must complete an online application.
Eligible candidates will be invited for an online interview.

Fees and scholarships

Tuition fees:

Non-EU students: €18.200
EU students: €16.200

Application fee:


Fee structure and funding:

“So, are you convinced?”
Any questions about your eligibility? Contact your admissions advisor