Sports Administration and Management Program Offered at Kenyatta University


Kenyatta University (KU)

Kiambu County

Diploma 2 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Diploma (Accredited by: Kenyatta University)

About Sports Administration and Management Diploma program.

The Sports Administration and Management programme at Kenyatta University equips a student with the necessary skills to oversee the elements of sport that are essential to maintaining a strong athletic organization. Everything from facilities management to brand marketing to financial analysis can fall under the purview of sport management.

Entry requirements for Sports Administration and Management

Applicants for the Diploma course shall have attained a minimum of C (plain) in K.C.S.E. or Division III at ‘O’ levels. OR They should hold P1/SI teachers’ certificate or Kenyatta University certificate course in sports administration and management.

Sports Administration and Management Course Subjects

The duration of the course shall be two academic years during which eighteen units of 35 contact hours shall be undertaken.

In order to qualify for the award of Kenyatta University Certificate in this programme, a candidate shall be expected to have passed all CATS and final written examinations with a minimum score of 40%

Candidates will also be expected to undergo practicum for a period of eight weeks.

The mode of teaching shall be through lectures, demonstrations and field visits.

HRS 020; Structure of Sports Organizations
HRS 021; Principles of Sports Management
HRS 022; Sports Events Management
HRS 023; Sports Marketing
HRS 024; Sports Personnel Management
HRS 025; Management of Sports Facilities and Equipment
HRS 026; Sports and Behavioural Science
HRS 027; Sports Politics and Economy
HRS 028; Legal Liability in Sports Management
HRS 029; History and Philosophy of Sport
HRS 030; Financial Management
HRS 031; Conflict Management in Sport
HRS 032; Management of Athletic Programme of Persons with Disabilities
HRS 033; Contemporary Issues in Sports
HRS 034; Sport Entrepreneurship
HRS 035; Sports Leadership
HRS 036; Computer Application in Sports
HRS 037; Practicum (8 weeks) 

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