International Sports Law

ISDE - Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economica

12 months
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The Master in International Sports Law at the ISDE - Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economica is considered the reference in terms of excellence in the sector.

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This Master in International Sports Law at the ISDE - Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economica has been designed for graduates in Law and for other people interested in developing their career in the world of sports law.

Career opportunities

  • National or international sports intermediary
  • Representation agencies
  • Law firms, audit firms and Big Fours
  • Federations, private and public institutions
  • National or international sports entities
  • Sports entertainment industry
  • E-Sports and videogames
  • Organization and management of sport event

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to sports law 
  • Intersection of sports law with other areas of law 
  • The sports model 
  • Football governance in the world and europe
  • Alternative dispute resolution 
  • International sport dispute resolution: national level vs. International level: federations and tas/cas 
  • Intersection of sports law and swiss law in europe 
  • Doping 
  • Sports law in spain 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • One of the requirements to be admitted to the program is to be able to dedicate one year to full time. On the other hand, it is also mandatory to have an advanced level of English since this is the official language of the program and, therefore, all classes are taught in English
  • It is also compulsory for all the students to have a very good command of the English language in written and oral form.
  • The admission tests have a non-refundable administrative fee of € 160, which must be paid in cash at ISDE´s Secretariat on the same day the tests are taken, by bank transfer in ISDE´s current account or payment with credit card via the secure payment platform.

Tuition Fee


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