Why study MSc Safe Sport at BU?

This course responds directly to the urgency to create and promote Safe Sport practices and spaces in contemporary sports organisations.

  • Expand your knowledge on the topic of Safe Sport through an exploration of sociological, psychological and sport management theories
  • Choose to complete a 30-week work placement to enhance employability and improve your performance
  • Learn from a team of research-active academics who have strong links with both the sport industry and the wider business community and who are recognised as world leaders in Safe Sport
  • Benefit from the flexibility and study this course part-time or full-time
  • Engage and network with industry speakers, who offer specific insights, innovation, knowledge, experience of Safe Sport research, practice and management
  • Graduate with the skills and expertise to succeed in a range of roles in sport organisations, to directly influence and respond to the global Safe Sport agenda.

Key information

Next start date:

September 2024, September 2025


Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus


12 months full-time; 24 months full-time with placement; 24 months part-time

Entry requirements:

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject.

International entry requirements:

If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. For more information check out our full entry requirements.