EAE Tips: Sport & Wellness Management (C81)

NYP’s Diploma in Sport & Wellness Management addresses the growing need for a stronger business and professional focus within the sports industry. This programme offers a distinctive blend of sports studies and business management, essential for success both on and off the field.


Acquire the expertise to engage in the business aspects of sports, champion healthy lifestyles, oversee athlete management, and introduce wellness initiatives. Be empowered to transform your love for sports into a fulfilling career within this vibrant global industry, positioning you as an influential figure in Singapore’s upcoming generation of sports professionals.

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Ideal applicant

Applicants should demonstrate:

  • Passion and keenness for sport through representation or participation in competitions, or through volunteer engagements at sport events and activities. They should be able to share their active involvement in related projects and CCAs;
  • Leadership skills in roles or positions of responsibility they undertook. They should be able to share the learning values attained as a result of carrying out these functions;
  • Clear career aspirations and understanding of the job opportunities available in the sport, health and wellness industries;
  • Familiarity with the course curriculum and the ability to cite unique aspects of the course; and,
  • Awareness of current affairs and ability to think out-of-the-box by relating recent news to questions posed pertaining to the sport & wellness industries.

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Shortlisted applicants will be assessed as follows:

Aptitude test

Shortlisted applicants must undergo an online aptitude test, designed to uncover their strengths and qualities, including hidden ones. This helps match their talent and potential with the business courses best suited to them. The test assesses essential business traits such as critical thinking, innovativeness, communication, and personal effectiveness – crucial for future business careers. It comprises scenario-based multiple-choice questions and structured short questions to provide a comprehensive evaluation.


If you are shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview to share more about your passion for the course with a panel of interviewers. You will be assessed on your interest, aptitude, as well as communication and presentation skills. The duration of the interview will be between 15 to 25 minutes for a one-to-one interview, or longer if it is a group interview.

Some questions which you may be asked during the interview include:

  • What are your passions and how are they related to you choosing this course?
  • What sport or wellness activities do you partake in? Share how these have benefitted you in your daily living, or what values you have derived from them.
  • Share any recent sport, health or wellness event or news article (local or international) that caught your attention or interest. Explain why.
  • What do you understand by the term ‘wellness’? Give an example to demonstrate your understanding of wellness.
  • You are tasked to speak to a group of secondary school students who claim they dislike physical activities or being sweaty in the sun. Share how you would encourage them to exercise.
  • Share how you would encourage those with sedentary lifestyles to change their behaviour?
Portfolio (Optional)

You should include in your portfolio, any evidence and/or activities that showcase (e.g. certifications attained, online business) your character, involvement, and passion for sport & wellness management.


Examples of what to include in your portfolio:

  • Testimonials
  • Certificates (e.g., academic, achievement and/or personal development)
  • Awards


  1. Course has course-level intake allowance of 50%.

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