Short courses have gained prestige in Education as exceptional opportunities to learn about a specific subject in a short period of time. UCAM short courses program includes a wide range of courses in several fields and help students to acquire new competencies and skills or to enhance the existing skills.

Courses consist of 60 teaching hours over a three week period and are taught using a dual learning method which combines theoretical and practical insights.

UCAM short courses are focused on “just in time” and “just enough” teaching in order to meet student needs and to match the requirements of the labour market in terms of knowledge and skills.

Reasons to Enroll in a Short Course:
• To learn about other fields of study
• To pursue further studies in those fields
• To enhance existing skills and abilities
• To expand career paths

Minimum Enrollment
The minimum number of students to offer a course is 10. UCAM reserves the right to cancel the course when the minimum number of students is not reached.

Venue: UCAM Campus (Murcia)
Duration: 3 weeks
Credits: 6 ECTS
Teaching hours: 60 hours
Timetable: 09.30-13.30 (with 30 minutes break and lunch after classes), Mondays to Fridays


3 WEEKS (2-20 July 2018)

Please note that Non-EU students in Spain are not entitled to medical coverage. A private medical insurance is obligatory for entire length of stay.

The courses schedule and professors may be subject to change.

Course Fee

  • 1 Professor/tutor for free
  • Accommodation (triple or double room upon availability)
  • Breakfast and lunch (excluding weekends)
  • Card for city bus or tram travel (Murcia city)
  • Teaching materials
  • UCAM welcome pack
  • Murcia city guided tour
  • 20 hours teaching per week plus UCAM Course Completion Certificate
  • 1 company visit per week


− To respond to the current needs of the sports phenomenon, amongst which includes the specialization of sports
management professionals in each of the specific sport areas.
− To acquire the knowledge, applied foundations and necessary skills for the correct development of associated marketing in sport organizations.
− To achieve a knowledge of strategic planning for the successful development of a sport organization.
− To acquire knowledge in the areas of economic management, financing, information systems and the creation of strategies in sport organisations.
− To acquire knowledge through studying different case studies and through personal experience of the elite professors.
− To acquire the knowledge, applied foundations and necessary tools for correct management processes, quality policies and sustainability in sports facilities.

Teaching Staffs

José Moya
− Former General Director of Elche C.F.
− Former Marketing Director of U.D. Salamanca
− Professor of MBA Sports Management

Francisco de Paula
− General Manager of Pinatar Arena Football Center
− Former Executive President of FC Cartagena
− Professor of MBA Sports Management

Miguel Rodríguez
− Digital Business Responsible at BMN
− Co-founder Spain Startup Factor
− Professor of MBA and MBA Sports Management

Pablo López-Guardiola
− Global Chief Creative Officer at UCAM
− Professor of MBA Sports Management

José Miguel Garrido
− Director of Commercial and Marketing at UCAM Basketball (Liga
− Professor of MBA Sports Management

Alejandro Santos
− General Director of UCAM CF (LaLiga123) Pedro Pemartin
− Coordinator UCAM Sports Management University
− Euroleague Basketball Delegate
− Professor of MBA Sports Management

Juan Antonio Sánchez
− Professor of the Faculty of Sports Science
− Professor of the Máster en Dirección y Gestión de Entidades Deportivas

sports management short course


Fees include accommodation - triple room or double room (depends on availability)

Available departures

Unfortunately, no places are available on this program at the moment


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