Fees and Funding

Planning to take part in further education is exciting yet involves some budgeting. Find out more about your options when it comes to fees and funding.

Rates for the Academic Year 2023-24 

Course fees for the AISTS MAS in Sport Management 2023 intake is CHF 29’900 (Swiss francs) 

Enrollment Deposit (following admission) 

Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis, which means you may apply anytime throughout the year leading up to the chosen intake. This also means that decisions are made on a first come first served basis. As a competitive programme, we require a deposit (the deposit will appear as a credit on your student account and will be deducted from the first installment). This non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot and kickstart the next steps in assisting you to plan your arrival.  

  • Admitted participants to the priority international applicant deadline of March 31 2023, benefit from a smoother visa application process and greater access to accommodation.

Reasonable Payment Terms 

The AISTS does not require the full payment of the programme in advance. Participants will pay in three instalments, as they move through the programme. 

  • 1st Instalment (of 8’500 for the priority deadline and 7’000 for later admissions) to be paid the week before class. 
  • 2nd Instalment of 10’000 to be paid by November following start of class 
  • 3rd Instalment of 9’900 to be paid by February following start of class 

Estimated Expenses for living in Lausanne 

The cost of living in Lausanne, ‘The Olympic Capital‘ is estimated at CHF 2’400 per month, including accommodation. Cost of travel to Switzerland and back to the country of residence should be factored in. 

Scholarship and Financial Aid

The AISTS Master of Advanced Studies in Sport Management and Technology programme attracts aspiring sport managers from all over the world and from all walks of life. There are three scholarships available for the next intake of the AISTS Master in Sport Management and TechnologyScholarships.



The scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fee and will be available to a current or former athlete who has competed at international levels, such as participation in the Olympic Games, World Championships, Commonwealth Games etc.



Open to applicants globally; It’s no secret that there is a lack of women in leadership positions within the sport industry. We’re proud to offer the AISTS Future Female Leader in Sport Scholarship, to help address this imbalance and assist an inspiring woman in achieving her goals within the industry. Scholarship is valued at CHF 14’950, which covers 50% of the AISTS Master in Sport Management and Technology (MAS) tuition fee.



The AISTS is offering a merit-based scholarships to graduate from our partner universities (EPFL, University of Lausanne, University of Geneva and EHL) to participate in the 2021/2022 edition of the Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Sport Management and Technology programme.

Two AISTS Partner University Scholarships (covering 93% tuition)

Available for graduates of EPFL, UNIL, UNIGE, EHL, and IMD

This scholarship is worth CHF 28,000, which covers the full tuition of CHF 29,900. The remaining balance of CHF 1,900 is to be paid by the successful applicant.

For more information, contact admissions@aists.org.



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