The leisure industry is the broad and exciting sector which spans between leisure, recreation, sports and cultural organisations.  The variety of recreational needs of the population makes this an exciting and flexible area of work.  Students learn the academic and practical skills to become supervisory managers in their chosen sector of the leisure industry.  Students especially acquire the necessary business skills to become industry professionals.

The undergraduate programmes we run in Leisure Management are:

DT411 BA (Ordinary) Leisure Management (Level 7, 3 years)

DT411H BSc (Honours) Leisure Management (Level 8, 1 year add-on)

Research

Potential PhD candidates for research in the leisure sector should email research@dit.ie

Short Courses (CPD- Continuing Professional Development)

We also offer a range of short courses (or CPD - Continuing Professional Development).  See here for the full list of courses.

See below for a video on the types of career you can have in the Leisure sector.