Education & Training

  • Become a FIFA Master
    The International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 20th edition of the FIFA Masters.
  • We all get frustrated, even angry in our professional lives. However, managing this state of mind, is critical to support your professional relationships, performance and reputation.
  • The University of Central Lancashire has recently introduced their Sport and Physical Education course; learn more about the course and how it could be right for you!
  • Further education in sport business could be the ticket to enhance your employability or take your career to the next level. However, it's not for everyone. We address the questions to ask, the options available, and advice from those who have done it.
  • How sports venues are used after 'mega-events' is a key commercial topic in sport. Sports Business educations, such as Leicester Castle Business School, address the importance of 'Legacy' in a global business.
  • Craig Foster, Fernando Revilla and Grétar Steinsson, three former football players currently professionals in football offices, give their views on the difficulty for players to retrain and put their talent toward the professionalisation of the football industry.
  • You have a degree or you are on your way to graduation… Congratulations, you have taken the first steps to a successful career in sport. But is this enough?
  • Recently graduated or currently studying? Looking to break into the sports world? Industry experts give their top tips for a pathway to success.
  • Interview with Karen Ephraim, Professor of coaching at the Johan Cruyff Institute, who shares her professional experiences in sport. An insight into what makes a great coach and how to build a career in coaching.
  • We caught up with Emmanuel Sackey and Laura Bradshaw, students at Loughborough University London, to find out more about their Sport Business education.
  • Leicester Castle Business School discusses how a sports business specific degree equips you with the skills and knowledge to meet the demands of the fast paced and challenging sports industry.
  • SportBusiness International provides us with their annual rankings of the top 40 courses in sport from across the world.
  • Two Circles have launched an innovative academy to nurture graduate talent into the world of sport business and data-driven marketing, find out more…
  • Lagardere Sports and Entertainment is a business that understands the power of education. Here we learn some of the diverse programmes they develop to empower the people that make the organisation tick.
  • What is the role of education in supporting the building of future organisations in the business of sport? Why should organisations invest in education amongst its workforce? We learn more from sport industry leaders.
  • Hear from sports business professionals who have undertaken an executive education share the skills and experiences they have gained and the positive impact these have had on their careers in sport.
  • Lauren, is a Sport Business & Innovation MSc Student at Loughborough University, London. We hear her motivations, ambitions and advise from being a Masters student at the world’s no.1 ranked sports university.
  • Football includes a widespread range of organisational and individual processes and activities and it is UEFA’s role to support the people of 55 member associations and this takes investment in education. Learn more about what is done behind the scenes to build European football.
  • Ranked in the 1% of universities world-wide, Sean Hamil, Director of the Sports Bsuiness Center at Birkbeck shares the unique benifts and value of an education at Birkbeck in building a career in sport.
  • Nikki Symmons, a graduate from AISTS and a former international Hockey Career is now a digital manager at the FIH. Here she reflects on the huge impact her masters education has had on her sports career.