About the Programme

If you eat, drink, dream football you’ve come to the right place. Turn your burning passion for football into a viable career through a Diploma in Football Studies. This 2.5 year programme enables you to view the complexities and fundamentals of football management through a practical lens.

Students are exposed to multidisciplinary programmes involving the study of football science, management and social studies. Areas of study include sport development, applied anatomy and physiology, sport and event management, development of football coaching skills, the football business, facilities management, fundraising and sponsorship and various business management skills.

The aim of this programme is to build all-rounded, competent individuals who are ready to tackle a career in the diverse field of football.

Study Method

Hybrid (On-campus and/or online)


January, May and September

Study Mode

Full Time & Weekend Class


Full-time = 2 years 6 months

Teaching and Learning






Discussion & Presentation


Case Study


Group Works


Community Project


Industrial / Practicum Training

Career Opportunities

There are growing opportunities for students pursuing a course in Football Studies. Don’t let your dreams of owning and managing your own football team pass you by. Some of the career opportunities available to Football Studies graduates include:

  • Football Player
  • Football Manager
  • Sports and Fitness Consultant
  • Football Club and League Manager
  • Facility Development Manager
  • Football/Sports Agent
  • Sports Counselor
  • Event Coordinator
  • Lecturer
  • Clinic Scientist
  • Operation Manager
  • Sport Agent and Lawyer
  • Sports Marketer
  • Sports Journalist/Broadcaster

What Will I Study

Entry Requirements

  • Pass SPM with 3 Credits
  • O Levels with 3 Credits
  • Pass SKM Level 3 in the related discipline & Attended consolidation program not more than 1 year or 2 semesters
  • UEC Senior Middle 3B
  • Certificate in Business/Arts