Koray David Kerr
Koray is a Sport Business and Innovation MSc student on the Excellence Scholarship.
Koray chose to study his master's at Loughborough University London due to the vast amount of valuable connections and networking opportunities the Institute for Sport Business has with the sport industry.
Why did you choose to study at Loughborough University London?
I chose Loughborough University London due to the vast amount of valuable connections and networking opportunities within the Sporting Industry. Furthermore, I also chose to study here because it is the best in the world for sport-related subjects.
What attracted you to the programme?
I was attracted to the Sport Business and Innovation MSc programme because I wanted to gain a better understanding of the inner workings of the sector and further expand my knowledge of sport, following the completion of my Sport Science undergraduate degree.
List at least one thing you wish you knew about Loughborough University London before arriving on campus.
I wish I knew more about the accommodation near campus.
List three ways that studying a master's degree is helping you to reach your future career goals.
- Being able to make valuable contacts with colleagues, industry experts and companies within the sport industry.
- Valuable experiences such as attending conferences that help to illustrate the future of the industry and allow for an understanding of different perceptions.
- Expanding my knowledge of the business side of sport.
Do you have any advice for students moving to London?
London can be expensive so just make sure to keep track of how much you are spending.
Do you take part in any extra-curricular activities on campus, on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park or in the local area?
I play football for fun and I am involved in a 7-a-side tournament with other Loughborough University London students.
Tell us about the support available at Loughborough University London?
London Student Services are an incredibly useful support service for many different queries that you may have.