International Centre for
Sports Studies

Avenue DuPeyrou 1
2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00


Wed. 23 August 2017

Senegal: Success for a FIFA/CIES University Network alumni

Ndeye Amy Birama Fall, an alumni from the UCAD/FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sports Management (class of 2016) has just been appointed to the Executive Board of the Senegalese Tennis Federation (Fédération Sénégalaise de...[more]

Tue. 22 August 2017

Launch of CAS/DAS Programme in Sports Law

The University of Neuchâtel (UNINE), in cooperation with the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) and the Association Suisse de Droit du Sport (ASDS), will launch from the beginning of the 2017-2018 academic year a...[more]

Tue. 15 August 2017

CIES Football Observatory speaks on record-breaking Neymar transfer

Since its creation in 2005, the CIES Football Observatory has become a reference point for the demographic analysis of the football players’ labour market, the technical analysis of player performance and the scientific...[more]

Mon. 14 August 2017

“FIFA Master” Alumni – Where are they now? John Barton

John Barton Current Position: Head of Sponsorship Sales at TEAM Marketing Year of graduation: 2001 (1st Edition) Nationality: British What does your current role involve? After a few years working as a shipping litigation...[more]

Mon. 14 August 2017

FIFA/CIES Executive Programme: Luis Castro appointed Development Director at the AFA

We were very pleased to hear that Luis Castro, an alumnus of the UCA/FIFA/CIES Executive Programme in Sports Management, has been appointed Development Director at the Argentinian Football Federation (Asociación del Fútbol...[more]