Our Mission

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

August Entrepeneur Month - Alumni Showcase with Mauricio Matos
08/16/2017 - 09:45

Our second Alumni Entrepreneur for this month, Mauricio Matos, is the founder and partner of B.You, based in Brazil.

August Entrepeneur Month - Alumni Showcase with Megan Tidbury
Wed, 08/09/2017 - 10:30

Here is our first Alumni Entrepreneur for this month, Megan Tidbury. Megan, along with her business partners, have created The Village. Find out more here.

August Entrepeneur Month - Alumni Showcase
Thu, 08/03/2017 - 14:15

Discover what some of your Alumni are doing with this months showcase of AISTS Alumni entrepreneurs.

Was the hype around Zika and the Olympics warranted?
Fri, 08/04/2017 - 11:30

In the lead up to the Rio Olympics, a lot of media attention was focused on a mysterious virus called Zika. Find out here what the Zika virus is and how many cases there were during the last years Games.

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