UCFB are proud to be a world first in Higher Education, dedicated to the delivery of university degrees and executive education in the global multi-billion pound football, sports and leisure industries.
The business was founded by UCFB Chairman Brendan Flood, who recognised the need for a robust provision of sports business education to provide the industry with professionals equipped with industry-specific strategic insight, direction and leadership. UCFB inimitably bridges the gap between education and business.
UCFB’s campus sites are located in two inspirational locations. UCFB Wembley is situated within the legendary Wembley Stadium, world-class entertainment venue and spiritual home of English football and sports. UCFB Burnley is located within Turf Moor Stadium, home of Burnley Football Club, embedded in history as a founding member of the football industry. The teaching facilities overlooking the stadia’s pitches, enabling students to live, learn and work within the machinery of the industry.
“We developed our degrees in partnership with the global sports industry to ensure students acquire best-in-class business and management capabilities. Alongside the traditional academic curriculum runs our unrivalled Complementary CurriculumTM; a unique programme of additional learning enhancements, work placement opportunities and executive speakers.”
Professor Philip Wilson
Provost & Chief Executive, UCFB
Please see the links below showing LMA Ambassadors working with UCFB;