STUDY TIMELINE

Blended Learning, combining four in-person sessions with distance learning throughout the 15 month duration of the course

First Session

Transfer of knowledge from Euroleague Basketball to the students. The first session will be held at the Euroleague Basketball Headquarters in September 2017. Euroleague Basketball senior management staff will give lectures to the students including a round table with Euroleague Basketball President & CEO Jordi Bertomeu. (Monday to Friday)

Second Session

Transfer of knowledge from Vytautas Magnus University and Zalgiris Kaunas staff to students. The second session will be held at Vytautas Magnus University including a visit of Zalgirio Arena. The session will summarise the results of the first semester. MBA Thesis topic selection will take place including instructions on structure, research methods etc. (Monday to Friday)

Third Session

Transfer of knowledge from industry leaders to students. The third session will be held at the 2018 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four in Belgrade, Serbia. A sports immersion featuring four days behind the scenes of one of the largest sports events in the world, listening to presentations from a selection of industry leaders representing companies such as adidas, Bwin.Party, ESPN, IMG, NBA, New Era, Special Olympics, Turkish Airlines, Twitter. (Thursday to Sunday)

Fourth Session

Viva and Diploma Ceremony. The fourth session will be held at Vytautas Magnus University. Students will defend their MBA Thesis during a viva, before the Diploma Ceremony takes place. (Monday to Wednesday)