Careers in Football & Sport

We’re proud that 92% of UCFB graduates are in full time employment within six months of graduation, and two thirds of those work in the football and sports industry with leading organisations such as The Football Association, the Rugby Football League, Manchester United, Opta and EDP Soccer in the USA. Across these pages we will highlight just some of the exciting jobs on offer in the football and sports industry. These jobs are being filled by graduates with a unique university degree from UCFB and the various experiences the institution offers.

Career Prospects in the Football and Sports Coaching industry – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in football and sports coaching industry

Being a coach doesn’t just involve kicking a ball around or throwing it. How is an athlete identified as being a future star? How is a player and a team’s

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Career Prospects in the Sports Finance industry – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports finance industry

Sport is a multi-billion-pound business with a huge array of job opportunities. From sponsorship to athlete representation to club finances, the scope of professional careers in this field continues to

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Career Prospects in the Media Industry – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the media sports industry

The sports industry, and the media that surrounds it, is moving at such an incredible pace. More jobs and opportunities are available than ever before. The media landscape has changed

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Career Prospects in Sports Broadcasting – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in sports broadcasting

Sport on television has exploded in the 21st century. The likes of BT Sport and Sky Sports have changed how we watch sport forever. No longer are we consigned to

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Career Prospects in the Sports Events industry – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports events industry

We all enjoy going to watch large sporting events. We get in, grab a drink, find our seat and then watch the action unfold. But did you know there will

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Career Prospects in the Sports Journalism – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports journalism industry

The sports industry, and the media that surrounds it, is moving at such an incredible pace. More jobs and opportunities are available than ever before. The media landscape has changed

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Career Prospects in the Sports Law industry The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports law industry

Sports stars are now household names and brands within their own rights. Because of this, legal representation for these athletes is now an industry on its own. There are families,

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Career Prospects in the Sports Management industry The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports sports management industry

Every industry needs leaders, and sport is no different. while the leaders on the pitch might dominate the headlines, it’s the personnel behind the scenes and off the pitch that

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Career Prospects in the Sports Marketing industry – The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports marketing industry

Marketing is about selling a product or experience to the public. Whether it’s a football match, replica shirt or hospitality package, how you convey your message is of key importance.

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Career Prospects in the Sports Psychology industry The ultimate guide for graduates on choosing your ideal career in the sports psychology industry

The last two decades has seen dedicated sport psychologists become more common in sport, when once it was perhaps a taboo subject for athletes to use such practices to improve

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About UCFB

UCFB is situated at the heart of the football and sports industry with a network of key influential individuals and organisations.

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Our Programmes

A World First in Higher Education, UCFB offers university degrees in the football and sports industry.

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Your Employability

Our stellar collection of Employability & Enrichment services ensure industry-ready graduates enjoy a natural progression into their chosen career.

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