M.A. Olympic Studies

Antikes Olympisches Stadion in Griechenland. Foto:©DSHS Pressestelle

The main objective of the unique degree programme M.A. Olympic Studies is to provide the students with an interdisciplinary knowledge about the Olympic Movement. International teaching teams from the different cooperating universities teach seminars in sport history, sport pedagogy, ethics, international relations, media/commercialization and sport governance, all closely linked to Olympic Studies.

The advanced studies programme implements a high-level, interdisciplinary curriculum in Olympic Studies aimed at fostering the links between the academic and the Olympic world. The programme awards a Master of Arts in Olympic Studies and is designed to facilitate recruitment of a wide range of participants from diverse academic and professional backgrounds.

The M.A. Olympic Studies has the official IOC patronage and is supported by the IOC.