International Centre for
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Mon. 03 October 2022

Applications NOW OPEN for Europe’s No.1 ranked Postgraduate Sport Management Course!

On 3rd October 2022, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) officially opened the application process for the 24th edition (2023-2024) of the award-winning FIFA Master course. Accepted candidates will begin their course studies in September 2023.

The FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was recently ranked as the No.1 Postgraduate Sport Management course in Europe for a record tenth time in the new 2022 SportBusiness rankings.

Organised by the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES) in partnership with De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the course is a leading Postgraduate programme developing all-round managers who can cope with the increasingly complex world of sport.

With over 90% of our 600+ FIFA Master graduates now working in the sports industry, the impact of the programme reaches across all continents and nations. Our alumni are currently working for organisations as diverse as, but not limited to, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), International Olympic Committee (IOC), Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), UEFA, AFC, Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio (FIGC), Bayern München and Juventus FC.

Please note that the deadline to apply for the 24th edition of the course is Friday 13th January 2023, midday (12am) Central European Time.

Please click HERE to access the online application form.

We look forward to receiving your application and launching your career in international sport!

The FIFA Master Course Team.

FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport, ranked No.1 Course in Europe 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 by the SportBusiness International global rankings.

Organised by CIES in partnership with De Montfort University (United Kingdom), SDA Bocconi School of Management (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland).

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