The EHSM BSc in Sports is the only university degree programme of its kind in Switzerland, providing a solid foundation for both professional and academic careers in the field.

This degree programme:

  • requires that you value studying at the heart of national sports promotion; 

  • includes a long-term internship to provide you with meaningful practical experience; 

  • enables you to pursue a master’s degree; 

  • prepares you for a range of careers in the field of sports;

  • allows you to select from two specialisations: sports management or sports teaching;

  • leads to a Bachelor of Science EHSM in Sports.


  • Title/Degree Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Specialisations Sports management, sports teaching
  • Mode of study Full-time (6 semesters), part-time (individual plan, up to 12 semesters), while working (indiv. plan, up to 12 semesters), top athletes (indiv. plan, up to 12 semesters)
  • Start date Autumn, calendar week 38 (once per year)
  • Application deadline 30 April, studies begin the same year
  • ECTS credits 180 ECTS credits
  • Teaching language German, with some French in certain modules
  • Location Magglingen
  • School Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen