INTRODUCTION

Would you like to be a stakeholder in the sports world?
Would you like to change career?
Would you like to enrich your knowledge?

The Sports Business MBA by EB Institute equips students with advanced professional knowledge and skills in the field of sports business management. Taught jointly by Vytautas Magnus University and Euroleague Basketball Institute, it is a truly international educational project, benefiting from an extensive global network of academicians, industry leaders, experts and social partners for contemporary sports business and world-class online learning opportunities.

The Sports Business MBA takes its participants on a unique journey through inspiring Barcelona, the heartland of Lithuanian basketball Kaunas, and host city of the 2018 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four, Belgrade.

During three 20 week semesters spread over 15 months students will complete 90 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) credits:

  • Students will obtain both a systemic understanding and working knowledge of all major areas of sports business and management: Marketing, Finance, Media and Communication, Law, Strategy and Economics
  • Students will complete an Internship or Project Work where they will apply the knowledge obtained in a sports business context
  • Students will bring their studies to end by preparing an MBA Thesis adopting modern research methods to solve practical problems in the sports business