Master of Human Kinetics Concentration in Sport Management (MHK)

Score a job in sport management.

Do you want to lead teams organizing Olympic sporting events? Are you passionate about the business behind large-scale sports productions? The Sport Management program will give you an in-depth understanding of national and international sports systems and a solid foundation in marketing and event planning.

Intern on national or international playing fields.

Intern on national or international playing fields.

The Sport Management program at uOttawa is a leader in amateur sports and the Olympic world. Professors have developed ties with organizations such as the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic committees, Hockey Canada, Diving Canada and more to create a rich pool of internship opportunities.

Get a world-class learning experience.

The Sport Management program at uOttawa is the only graduate program in Canada to rank among Sportbusiness’ top 40 programs around the globe. The School of Human Kinetics is currently host to the MEMOS (Executive Masters in Sports Organisation Management) program, offered to professionals working in national or international sport bodies. It has also developed a partnership with the University of Mainz, in Germany, to include its Introduction to European Sports course in the master’s program.

Grow your network in Ottawa, the city that’s home to the most national sports organizations.

Grow your network in Ottawa, the city that’s home to the most national sports organizations.

Professors team up with people working in the field to bring you exciting challenges in class or to take you directly to their workplaces.

"I first decided to do my master’s because I was eligible for one last year of Gee-Gees volleyball, but this program ended up being brilliant! Learning the theory behind sports management gave me a strong base that led me to 15 Olympic Games and so much more!"

--Sylvie Bigras

Master of Human Kinetics, Sport Management (’81)
Experienced MC and facilitator / communications expert
Major games and events communications and media relations

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Course-based + internship (12 months)

Overview

  • Full-time program
  • In-person courses
  • 12-month program, September to August, with opportunity to begin internship in January
  • Courses taught in English
     

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  • Scholarships and financial aid

Questions on admissions? Contact the graduate office at the School of Human Kinetics.

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