Our Mission

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

AISTS wins the Environmental Award at the UIM Awards Giving Gala in Monaco
03/19/2018 - 14:45

Our Sustainable Sport and Events Centre has been awarded the UIM 2017 Environmental Award at the recent awards ceremony, held at the Salle des Étoiles of the Sporting Monte Carlo in Monaco.

Meet the newest member of the AISTS team - Ms Nalain Naidoo
Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:45

Our newest team member - Nalain Naidoo brings with her 17 years of marketing experience from the corporate world with Dow Chemicals, McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, ABB and Virgin.

AISTS Welcomes their Alumni to the Synathlon
Wed, 03/07/2018 - 14:00

With 100 guests the AISTS celebrated their recent move to the Synathlon with their Alumni community.

AISTS Sports Medicine Podcast - A Closer Look at Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs)
Fri, 02/23/2018 - 16:00

Sports medicine is one of the scientific disciplines of the AISTS Master of Advanced Studies programme and is led by Dr Boris Gojanovic. It brings participants up to speed with the current challenges in maintaining a healthy and performing human athletic body. Listen to the latest AISTS Sports Medicine podcast and find out about therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) and why they are so controversial?

Our Open Modules

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