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Mon. 05 November 2018

New Video Series: Find Out Why You Should Choose the FIFA Master!

Through our new video series, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) will aim to show to a bigger audience than ever before why the FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport course is such a unique and world-renowned academic programme. In the coming weeks you will discover the opinions of ten different individuals involved in the FIFA Master through which you will gain a deeper insight from specialist stakeholders such as course alumni, lecturers, patrons and a diverse range of sports industry professionals.

To begin this new series, we start by meeting Mr. François Pienaar, South Africa rugby legend, patron of the 18th edition of the FIFA Master. 

We truly hope this new resource will inspire you to join the FIFA Master, to either launch or help professionalize your career in sport business.

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN: Please click on this link to access the online application form

As of 1 October 2018, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 20th edition (2019-2020) of the FIFA Master.

Please note that the deadline to apply for the 20th edition of the course is Friday 11th January 2019, midday (12am) Central European Time.

About the FIFA Master:

With over 90% of our 500 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), NBA, FC Barcelona and Manchester City FC.

FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport, ranked No.1 Course in Europe 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017 and 2018 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).