International Centre for
Sports Studies

Avenue DuPeyrou 1
2000 Neuchâtel
Switzerland
Tel +41 32 718 39 00
Fax +41 32 718 39 01
Mon. 11 May 2015

The power of youth: age of first-team inclusion

Launching academy players and recruiting young talents are key success factors in European football. This is the main finding of issue number 111 of the CIES Football Observatory Big-5 Weekly Post. The figures refer to...[more]

Mon. 11 May 2015

South Africa: Registration for the 9th NMMU/FIFA/CIES Programme

A CIES partner since 2006, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) of Port Elizabeth (South Africa) has officially launched the registration process for the ninth edition of the NMMU/FIFA/CIES Programme in sport...[more]

Thu. 07 May 2015

Award night success for CIES / FIFA Master course

During the WISE - Work in Sports Exhibition convention (Wednesday 6th May), CIES received for its International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport (FIFA Master) the coveted 2015 Professors' Choice Award from...[more]

Thu. 07 May 2015

Twigg prepares for life after Rio

The world’s top single sculler Emma Twigg decided to take a break from international competition following her World Championship gold in 2014. After Amsterdam, Twigg took on another challenge, that of taking the FIFA Master...[more]

Thu. 07 May 2015

FIFA/CIES Network Prize: The winners discover Switzerland

The three winners of the 2015 FIFA/CIES Network Prize completed their trip to Switzerland two weeks ago. Among other things, they discovered the headquarters of the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) in Neuchâtel and...[more]