In 2006 Real Madrid C.F.and Universidad Europea de Madrid created the first University School specialized in sports and its relationship with management, health, communications, and leisure/recreation.
The Real Madrid Graduate School – Universidad Europea extends beyond the boundaries of sports by training professional leaders in all the disciplines that are associated, one way or another, with this area. The graduate programs focus on different areas and are designed for university graduates and working professionals from the different sectors linked to both professional and amateur sports.
The School was created with a strong international component, just like the two institutions that back it. On one side there is Real Madrid Football Club, which took a Spanish company and made it into a leading international force; on the other is Universidad Europea de Madrid, a world leader in advanced education.
The guiding educational principle behind each of the graduate degrees of the Real Madrid International Professional School is a professional focus. The design and implementation of these programs is carried out by professionals from both Real Madrid as well as Universidad Europea de Madrid, highly prestigious in their respective fields.
With the goal of providing a practical education, the graduate programs are taught in state-of-the-art facilities: the Real Madrid facilities at its brand new Sports City and Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, as well as Universidad Europea de Madrid’s campuses in Alcobendas (Madrid) and Villaviciosa de Odón (Madrid). In addition, most of the graduate programs include visits to companies or to events related to the curriculum, such as the All England Club where the famous Wimbledon Grand Slam takes place, in the case of the Alfredo Di Stefano MBA in Sports Management.
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A top-ranked program for management professionals in the world of sports. Worldwide TOP10 at SportBusiness Postgraduate Ranking 2020 for Sports Management MBAs.
Beijing Sport University, Columbia University, Saudi Arabian Leadership Institute, UCLA Anderson, Bocconi University and others.
40% of our students carry out internships at Real Madrid C.F in a variety of departments.
You will be able to feel the essence of Real Madrid FC on 3 optional trips: two to Madrid and one to New York, where you will meet teachers and students, Club managers, and elite American athletes.
A unique Postgraduate School model in the World. We are proud to once again be pioneers and to share with society such an exciting project as a university program dedicated to training professionals who are experts with specific knowledge and skills in areas such as health, management, communication, and physical activity, all of which are linked to sports.
-General Manager of Real Madrid-