Department of Social Science and Recreation, Full-time Programmes

Advanced Diploma in Sport Management

Two-year Full-time

Course Code:
Start Date:
September & January
Mode of Study & Programme Length:
Two-year Full-time
Medium of Instruction:
Chinese and English
Tuition Fee:
HK$36,900/year# ($3,690 x 10 installments) #Subject to EDB's final approval
Programme Features:
  • 90 practicum hours
  • Prepare students for the public examination of professional certificates (at own expense) : Fitness Instructor Certificate from Asia Strength and Conditioning Association (ASCA), Youth Strength Coach Certificate from Asia Strength and Conditioning Association (ASCA), Personal Trainer Certificate from National Council on Strangth & Fitness (NCSF), Sports Nutrition Certificate from National Council on Strangth & Fitness (NCSF)
  • Participate in sport events and work with members and coaches of Hong Kong athletics team
Programme Objectives

The “Advanced Diploma in Sport Management” programme aims to provide prospective sports management students with a body of knowledge in order to increase their employment opportunities – taking up various positions in relation to sports.

The professional qualifications obtained will enable students to pursue further studies and career development.

Programme Content

Semester 1

  • Academic Writing Skills
  • Ball Games Coaching
  • People Management
  • Basic Accounting and Control
  • Fundamental Movement and Children Fitness

Semester 2

  • Recreation and Sports Marketing
  • Swimming, Track and Field
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports and Media
  • Personal Training
  • Internship

Semester 3

  • General Economics
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Racket Games
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Sports Facility and Event Management

Semester 4

  • First Aid
  • Sports and Recreation Operation Management
  • Customer Service Management in Sport
  • Sport Nutrition
  • Financial Management
Admission Requirements
  • Complete Secondary 6 (New Senior Secondary Curriculum) or equivalent; or
  • Complete certificate or equivalent; and
  • Pass admission interview
Further Opportunities

Career Prospects and Further Studies

  • Graduates are eligible to apply for relevant bachelor degree programmes.
  • Graduates are also eligible to gain various working opportunities in related industries.

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