The International Academy of Sport Science and Technology (AISTS)

The International Academy of Sport Science and Technology (AISTS), located in Lausanne, Switzerland is a not-for-profit association founded by eight institutions, including the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Our other prestigious and valued founders include the City of Lausanne, Canton of Vaud, and a consortium of three leading Swiss Universities, the EPFL, University of Lausanne and the University of Geneva, as well as two private educational institutes, IMD and the EHL (Lausanne Hotel School).
Lausanne, Switzerland

About The International Academy of Sport Science and Technology (AISTS)

The AISTS responds to the needs of the sport industry by providing education in the form of short courses and a world-leading Sport Management Master program, alongside consulting and research to the international sports industry.

The AISTS MAS - Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Administration and Technology is a 15-month program that includes in-classroom learning (lectures, case studies, activities and field trips), two months work experience in the sport industry, and the rest of the time spent on a client team project and research paper. This unique combination offers the ideal mix of theory and real-world experience, with participants benefitting from a rich network of connections.

The AISTS program is endorsed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the program is located in Lausanne, Switzerland – The Olympic Capital – home to the IOC, over 50+ international sporting federations, and FIFA and UEFA are just a short distance away. By studying at AISTS, you are truly immersed in the global world of sport.

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“AISTS routinely produces highly-trained graduates, many of whom have gone on to play leading roles in the world of sport, and offers leading expertise and technical services to a wide range of key players inside and outside the Olympic Movement,” Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee