BA Management, Leadership and Leisure / Careers

Year of entry: 2022

Career opportunities

The course's flexibility will allow you to develop a strong business-orientated skill set, valuable for a career both within and outside of the leisure industry. 

Your combination of learnt management and leadership alongside the 500 hours of professional experience you will earn during your studies, will ensure you graduate as a well-rounded professional, with skills valued by top employers. 

Recent graduates have gone onto work in roles including:  

  • account executive (sports marketing); 
  • artist liaison manager; 
  • client relationship executive (public relations); 
  • event coordinator/manager; 
  • hotel manager; 
  • human resources (HR) partner; 
  • project manager; 
  • TV production assistant. 

Past employers of our BA Management, Leadership and Leisure graduates include: 

  • Manchester Airports Group; 
  • the BBC; 
  • Hilton; 
  • Network Rail; 
  • and TUI. 

For more information, please see Careers and employability

The University has its own dedicated Careers Service  that you would have full access to as a student and for two years after you graduate. 

At Manchester you will have access to a number of opportunities to help boost your employability .