Faculty of Sport Sciences and Physical Education
Mission of the Faculty of Sport Sciences and Physical Education at Metropolitan College is the training of new sport professionals in the hyper- active, continuously developing and high-demanding Sport Industry. The Faculty offers Bachelors and Masters enriched with a plethora of learning opportunities and experiences which respond to modern fields of the job market such as Sports Coaching and Physical Education, Sport Management, Sport Development and Exercise Nutrition
The growth of the professional sport industry, which has evolved in a multi-billion venture the multitude of sport events, the construction of sport venues, and the management of sport organizations create an impelling need for the training and education of sport management experts that will be able to respond in contemporary issues of sports.
The programmes provide graduates with up-to-date skills in order to gain deep knowledge of the industry's financial, cultural, and social dimensions and, finally, to successfully compete in new areas of the job market which combine physical science and management.
This is achieved through programmes of study which embody the holistic approach to the sport industry and related sectors (tourism, entertainment, health, quality of life) and focus on the theoretical and practical elements of sport-for-development. Graduates are able to support and guide the physical improvement of all kind of athletes and, also, be responsible for the successful administration of sport establishments. They stand out for their ability to use the latest coaching and management methods and are thus highly competitive in the job market and able to continue their studies at postgraduate level in Greece and abroad.
Welcome to the Faculty that creates the future talents of the Sport Industry!