Our Inspirational UCFB Etihad Campus

29th December 2015

Our Inspirational Campus Locations: UCFB Etihad Campus

The launch of UCFB’s third campus, UCFB Etihad Campus, at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester marks a significant step in UCFB’s growth.

UCFB Etihad Campus allows students to live, learn and work at the heart of one of Europe’s leading sporting facilities, and will see lectures and seminars delivered within the stadium itself as well as the surrounding state-of-the-art Etihad Campus, building on the unique learning environment harnessed at UCFB. UCFB Etihad Campus facilities will include access to modern sporting facilities...

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18th December 2015

The UCFB Executive Speaker Series: Joey Barton on Social Media

Former Burnley Football Club and England footballer, Joey Barton visited UCFB to deliver a guest speaker session to the students. After the lecture he gave an exclusive interview to UCFB TV.

As part of the UCFB Complementary Curriculum, students at UCFB have the opportunity to learn from senior practitioners in the football business. In our Executive Speaker Series a guest speaker visits UCFB every week to deliver a lecture to students on an area of their expertise and to answer questions.

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15th December 2015

Official UCFB TV Advert 2016/17

UCFB is a World First in Higher Education, offering University Degrees and Executive Education in the Football, Sport and Event Industries.

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16th November 2015

UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Week 2015

The UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Week, a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition for ambitious UCFB students to pitch their innovative ideas for sports companies to a panel of successful business leaders, returns for its second successive year on Monday 7th December 2015.

To enter the UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Week, please email enrichmentwembley@ucfb.com (UCFB Wembley students) or enrichmentburnley@ucfb.com (UCFB Burnley students) with the following information:

• Full name of each person in the team • Main contact email address • Main contact telephone number • Degree that each...

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12th November 2015

UCFB Wembley Pitch Day 2015 Promo

UCFB is delighted to reveal that Wembley campus students, staff and UCFB alumni will be granted an opportunity that very few professional footballers enjoy in their careers, the chance to play on the hallowed turf at Wembley Stadium on Thursday 19th November.

Whilst priority to play on the pitch will go to committed members of UCFB Wembley’s football or IMS football teams, further students are encouraged to enter a special social media competition in order to win one of four additional...

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18th August 2015

The UCFB Student Experience: Living In London

UCFB Wembley is situated inside Wembley Stadium, London, with classrooms overlooking the pitch. As a global and iconic stadium, UCFB Wembley clearly provides you with an inspirational and motivational environment for your studies.

London is a phenomenal opportunity for students to live and learn in a truly global city. There is a wealth of activities for all interests.

For more information, please visit our UCFB Wembley campus page and our Living in London page.

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18th August 2015

The UCFB Student Experience: Living In London

UCFB Wembley is situated inside Wembley Stadium, London, with classrooms overlooking the pitch. As a global and iconic stadium, UCFB Wembley clearly provides you with an inspirational and motivational environment for your studies.

London is a phenomenal opportunity for students to live and learn in a truly global city. There is a wealth of activities for all interests.

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13th July 2015

Our Unique Degree Programmes: MSc Sport Management

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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22nd June 2015

Our Unique Degree Programmes: BA (Hons) International Football Business

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) International Football Business 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 business is a multi-billion pound global industry, which is growing exponentially all over the world. The sports industry is growing faster than GDP both in emerging economies and more mature markets. Those who choose to study International Football Business at UCFB will cover the...

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6th May 2015

UCFB Burnley Taster Day 2015

UCFB Burnley applicants and their families were invited to a Taster Day on Wednesday 22nd April 2015. At the UCFB Burnley Taster Day applicants and guests listened to an introduction from Sharona Walker, Head of Global Marketing & Student Recruitment; Rachel Brown-Finnis, former England & Everton goalkeeper and UCFB Ambassador, as well as academic and student services staff.

Applicants were then able to undertake a theoretical and practical taster session from UCFB academics and guest speakers from within the industry for...

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