The School of Sports prepares students for managerial careers in sports. Potential career fields include the following: professional sports management, event and facility management / marketing, athletic administration, recreational sport management, resort management, the retail sports industry, sport governance, and nonprofit sport agencies.
Director's Message

Director's Message

The Sport Management and Recreation Management Departments are part of the under graduate school of Girne American University. Our aim is to develop leaders with a scientific background to go on to work for contemporary sports associations and organizations. Sports activities and organizations are constantly continuing to grow and develop and form an important part of everybody’s lives. The sector is continually expanding, from health to recreation, from amateur to professional. While this provides young people with a wide variety of professional opportunities, there is also a great deal of competition and a need for well educated managers with a wide range of leadership skills. Our university provides its students with a water sports centre, outdoor and indoor sports facilities. There are many great settings for outdoor sports, extreme sports, camping education and training in North Cyprus wide. Practical education in Girne provides t...