The Birkbeck Sport Business Centre is a dedicated research centre of Birkbeck, University of London. We bring together international experts in sport management to deliver high quality research.
As a respected academic research centre, we provide consultancy to many organisations involved in the business of sport. Our members also appear in leading academic journals and conferences.
Demonstrating the Power of Data Analysis in Sport: The Case of OptaOpta, the world’s leading sports data company, featuring a May's seminar on the genesis of the sport analytics phenomenon - a nowadays indispensable tool in the sector.
Birkbeck features next International Sport Business Symposium in Buenos AiresBirkbeck Sport Business Centre is Full academic partner of the 6th International Sport Business Symposium
Sharing expertise through the Erasmus programmeIn March 2013, Dr Geoff Walters travelled to the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid as part of the Erasmus exchange programme and presented on the issue of sport event legacies
BSBC' s Sean Hamil gives guest lecture at University of IstanbulThe efficiency of different ownership models of football clubs was discussed – there is currently a debate taking place in Turkey as to the most appropriate ownership model for the country’s sport’s clubs.
Birkbeck is a world-class institution with a globally renowned reputation. We offer a number of advantages across a wide ranging set of university criteria. Read more >
Our range of programmes will help you develop a deeper understanding of business management, marketing, governance and regulatory issues within the business of sport. Read more >
Andy Harvey discusses match-fixing problem with Birkbeck Voices a...
March 25, 2013
Sharing expertise through the Erasmus programme...
March 13, 2013
Birkbeck’s Sean Hamil discusses sport integrity with Financ...
February 4, 2013
Demonstrating the Power of Data Analysis in Sport: The Case of Op...
May 14, 2013
Sport & Advertising: A French Perspective...
April 26, 2013
“Gibraltar and the road to Wembley”...
April 18, 2013