Master of Sports Analytics

Master of Sports Analytics

Master degree
18 months
Application deadlines: No deadline
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: A$80
Intakes: March
International tuition: A$34,600
Domestic tuition: A$29,400

Program overview

Learn to recognise the opportunities in data, and to deliver insights on strategy, recruitment and performance using data visualisations taught in La Trobe's state of the art VisLabs. Armed with regular talks from leading sports analysts, you'll consistently put theory into practice with a project-based learning model designed by our industry partners: Carlton F.C. Melbourne City F.C. Catapult Optus The Master of Sports Analytics has been designed with a range of educational and working backgrounds in mind. Whether you're an exercise science, mathematics or computer science graduate, or you're already working in the industry, this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to excel in this rapidly growing profession. You will have the opportunity to undertake a research or practical coursework project, this will provide students with options suited to their intended career pathways.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Academic entry requirement The minimum entry requirement is successful completion of an Australian cognate Bachelor degree (or its equivalent) in computer science and/or sport and exercise science. Prior learning developed through relevant work experience or professional accreditation, where it is deemed to be at least equivalent to that obtained through a cognate Bachelor degree, may be considered. In making an offer to an applicant, the University will give consideration to a range of factors to determine whether an applicant has demonstrated the capacity to work at a postgraduate level, including academic record, English proficiency, and/or employment experience. English language requirement IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this course will be able to seek employment with sporting clubs (community and elite) and other sporting organisations involved in the performance analysis of athletes (e.g. institutes for sport, sports academies).

Campus location

Melbourne , Australia