International Centre for
Sports Studies

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2000 Neuchâtel
Tel +41 32 718 39 00


Tue. 29 November 2011

Have you got what it takes to join the FIFA Master?

If you think you have the skills and qualities to join this exclusive international MA in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport (the ‘FIFA Master’), you have only a few weeks remaining for the CIES to receive your completed online application. 

The deadline is midday (Central European Time) on Friday 20th January 2012.


A unique programme

This unique programme, which is organised by the CIES in partnership with De Montfort University (Leicester, UK), SDA Bocconi School of Management (Milan, Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Neuchâtel, Switzerland), provides successfully selected postgraduates with the opportunity to study at three different universities in Europe. You will learn about the history and sociology of modern sport, sports communication, the latest sports management themes and also study key sports law theory as you progress through the programme. Lectures are delivered by some of the leading experts in their fields and specially invited sports industry guest speakers and field visits help to further develop your industry knowledge.


Over 12 years experience

The CIES has over 12 years experience of developing the national and international sports business managers of the future. Indeed, with over 90% of our 300 + FIFA Master alumni now working directly in the sports industry, our programme is one of the most respected in the world today. 



With FIFA Master graduates now key employees at organisations as diverse as, but not limited to, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), UEFA, Asian Football Confederation, Confederation of African Football (CAF), Adidas, European Rugby Cup (ERC), London 2012, Major League Soccer (MLS), Sauber Formula 1 Team, FIFA, Liverpool FC, IMG, International Cycling Union (UCI) and the International Boxing Federation (AIBA), the FIFA Master is the ideal way to develop a career in the sports industry.


We look forward to receiving your application!


To apply and for further information, please click on this link