Advanced Diploma in Sport Management

Provided by SSTC Institute

Course introduction


The sport industry is a diverse and fast-growing field that incorporates multiple sectors — professional sport teams, public and private sport organizations, sport media and entertainment agencies, and sport & leisure facilities and events operations.

The Advanced Diploma in Sport Management (ADSM) is designed for those who wish to prepare themselves to work in the sport industry by providing a broad understanding of the field. Upon completion of the program, graduates will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to take on an exciting career within the sport industry.

The programme objectives are :

  • To provide students with strong foundational knowledge on subjects related to sport management;
  • To equip students with practical, industry-relevant skills for use in the sport management industry;
  • To prepare graduates for the award of the qualification of the Diploma in Sport Management;
  • To prepare graduates of the diploma for higher level studies (i.e., Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Sport Management).

Programme Duration
Full-time:  8 months               Part-time: 12 months

Programme Intake
Full Time: 15th of May 2017 and 4th of September 2017

Part-time: July 2017

Assessment / Examinations
Each module is assessed via a mix of coursework (e.g., assignments, group projects, oral presentations, and practical demonstrations) and examinations (e.g., closed book written exams).

Entry Requirements
Academic Level

  • SSTC Diploma in Sport Management; or
  • Local polytechnic diploma in sport management or equivalent
Language Proficiency
  • GCE ‘O’ level English (grade 1 to 7) or its equivalent

Graduation Criteria
Students must complete and successfully pass all eight (8) modules to be awarded the Diploma.

Course Units
  • Social Issues in Sport
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Workplace Health Promotion
  • Statistics for Business & Economics
  • Managing Sport Events
  • Managing Human Resources in Sport
  • Sport Facility Management
  • Sport & Leisure Events Practicum
Note: Module sequence may be subject to change

Attendance Criteria
All students need to attend at least 75% (and at least 90% for student pass holders) of classes and to be eligible for a Certificate of Attendance.

Average Teacher to Student Ratio

Programme Fees (in Singapore Dollars)

Full-Time (Student's Pass Holders)

Cost breakdown  Price
Course Fee $6,200.00
Hospitalisation & Surgical Insurance $100.00
Administrative Fee $500.00
Assessment Fee $150.00
Fee Protection Scheme $86.88
Application Fee $300.00
7% GST $513.58
TOTAL  $7,850.46

Full-Time & Part-Time (Non-Student's Pass Holders)

Cost breakdown Price
Course Fee $5,580.00
Assessment Fee $150.00
Fee Protection Scheme $71.63
Application Fee $100.00
7% GST  $413.11
TOTAL $6,314.74

Note: Fees are subject to change without prior notice.

Fees & Funding

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