Our Mission

Deliver higher education, research and expertise to the world of sport.

Welcome AISTS MAS Class of 2017
09/27/2016 - 16:00

A new class and a new schedule - meet the class of 2017.

AISTS Sports Quiz Night

20 Oct 2016

We’re back. The AISTS Sports Quiz Night returns to challenge all you sports geeks.

From Toronto to Thun: How moving to a small town can change your life.
Thu, 09/29/2016 - 09:00

Jeff Aylen, AISTS Alumni 2015, tells us about his journey from life in the big city to life by the lake.


AISTS contribute to the RESPONSIBALL Ranking 2016 Report
Thu, 09/15/2016 - 09:00

The RESPONSIBALL Ranking 2016 report was published recently. This is the Sixth Annual Social Responsibility Ranking of Football Leagues in Europe.


The 3 pillars of AISTS


As an academy, AISTS’ mission is to provide high quality education and prepare specialists to satisfy the needs and expectations of the sports industry. To do so, AISTS blends scientific knowledge with real world understanding giving participants in AISTS advanced educational programmes the tools for Mastering Sport.


Applied Research

In a unique position to bring together scientists and researchers from esteemed universities with athletes, International Sports Federations (IFs), and sports companies, AISTS facilitates the development of knowledge and its application to sport in mandated research projects, cooperative initiatives, and consulting projects.

Applied Research


AISTS has close partnerships with many sports organisations and sports related companies and institutions in the fields of applied research, education, training, knowledge transfer and consulting. AISTS distinguishes three types of partnerships: AISTS Founding Members, AISTS Development Partners, AISTS Academic Relations.


AISTS Founders