19th October 2016

UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award 2017

UCFB is delighted to announce the return of the popular Dragon’s Den-style UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award.

The competition is led by UCFB Chairman Brendan Flood and provides students with an unprecedented opportunity to compete for vital company investment.

Students from UCFB Wembley and UCFB Etihad Campus will be asked to pitch their sport business ideas to the UCFB Panel, which includes former FA Chairman Brian Barwick. The winning team or individual from each campus will receive a huge £5,000 investment, with two...

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12th October 2016

UCFB Graduation

After three years of hard study, UCFB students can look forward to a memorable graduation ceremony with their friends, families and academics. As well as picking up their degree certificates, graduates are also nominated for individual awards recognising outstanding achievements throughout their time at UCFB.

Watch the UCFB Class of 2015 graduate at a unique ceremony in Towneley Hall, Burnley.

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5th September 2016

MSc International Sport Management at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique MSc International Sport Management degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries.

UCFB Wembley, in partnership with the Real Madrid Graduate School, has created the unprecedented opportunity for students to live, learn and work inside of the world’s greatest sporting venue, Wembley Stadium, as well as experience the inner workings of the world’s biggest football club, Real Madrid.

Our unique...

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10th August 2016

MSc Sport Management at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique MSc Sport Management degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries.

The specificity of sport, with its high media coverage and numerous stakeholders, requires managers to have uniquely honed business skills and an in-depth knowledge of the principles of sports management. The MSc Sport Management has therefore been developed for those with aspirations towards senior or line management positions...

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5th August 2016

UCFB Student Profile: Zeye Ngala, BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching

UCFB Wembley BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching student Zeye Ngala talks about his UCFB experience, UCFB Guest Speakers and the ethnic and diversity association he has started up.

For more information, please visit the UCFB Sports Business & Coaching BA (Hons) programme page

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4th August 2016

BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Football Business & Marketing degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries.

Football is a multi-billion pound global industry driven by the marketing of its products. Consumer retention targets place an increased emphasis on organisations to develop their relationships with fans and consumers. The emergence of digital platforms has provided football organisations with the tools to reach...

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12th July 2016

The UCFB Student Experience: Life at UCFB Etihad Campus

UCFB Etihad Campus is situated inside Etihad Stadium, Manchester, with classrooms overlooking the pitch. As part of a global and iconic stadium, UCFB Etihad Campus provides you with an inspirational and motivational environment for your studies.

The launch of the Manchester campus marked a significant step in UCFB’s growth, and allows students to live, learn and work in the heart of one of Europe’s leading sporting facilities used on a daily basis by world-leading athletes.

Not only are lectures taught within the...

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1st July 2016

BA (Hons) Football Business & Media at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Football Business & Media degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries.

The football industry has been transformed by media investment and emergent communications technologies that range from the latest English Premier League television and radio broadcast deals to the proliferation of online media. The football industry is supported by all media platforms including print, broadcast and...

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29th June 2016

The UCFB Student Experience: Employability

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and events industries.

Our stellar collection of employability and enrichment services, and unique Complementary Curriculum ensure industry-ready graduates enjoy a natural progression into their chosen career.

As such, we are proud to announce that an incredible 93% of current graduates are in employment and two in three of all UCFB graduates are working within the sport industry.

At UCFB, we and our industry partners believe there are...

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28th June 2016

BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries. The BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance degree brings the study of finance into the highly stimulating context of the beautiful game and wider sports industries.

Products within the football industry attract the most powerful global brands, such as Nike, BMW, Mercedes, Samsung, Intel, Budweiser,...

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