The MIUC Football Programme

The MIUC Football Programme

The MIUC Football Programme combines accredited BA and MA Academic Programme with an athlete-centered European football experience for our student-athletes.

Our mission is to provide a healthy, professionally structured environment for young footballers, where they can maximize both their athletic and academic potential.

On the football pitch, the players follow a training program, especially designed by our UEFA licensed coaches to improve every aspect of their individual game that is relevant to succeed at the highest level. We use cutting edge technology for diagnostics, load management and video analysis. All the data is compiled into a personal chart, which is then used to follow progress. It is later attached to the football CV that will, along with the video footage, help the players in the process of acquiring trials at professional clubs.

Under the guidance of ex Real Madrid footballer and Sporting Director, Predrag Mijatovic, we use our broad network of (ex) professionals, scouts, agents and partner clubs to bridge the gap between our programme and professional football, and give the best of our student athletes a chance to prove themselves at the highest level of European competition.

The MIUC Football Programme offers:

  • Personalized training programs
  • Team and individual video analysis (VEO / Once Football)
  • GPS performance tracking (Statsport)
  • Diagnostics of functional and motor abilities
  • Functional Movement Systems screening
  • Regular training matches
  • Showcase matches against top European opposition
  • Tranining and match kit
  • Teambuilding activities

What makes the MIUC Football Programme a unique and invaluable experience is the academic part of the program. All MIUC Bologna accredited BA and MA courses have a strong focus on global aspects of knowledge, skills and competences tailored for the modern age. All our degree programmes are taught in English, to ensure the students’ future success in the increasingly competitive international job market.

Marbella International University Centre provides higher education for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels.

Courses available at MIUC are:

  • BA International Business
  • BA International Relations
  • BA Marketing & Advertising: Communications & PR
  • Claude Littner Bachelor in Sport Management
  • BSc in Psychology
  • MA International Business Management
  • MA International Relations
  • MA Marketing and Advertising: Communications & PR

Marbella is an ideal destination for all football enthusiasts. Due to of its moderate climate and geographical position, it is easy to train and play any time of year. The testament to that fact is that it is a preseason and midseason hot spot for many top level clubs and national teams, such as Liverpool FC, Borrusia Dortmund, Manchester United, Real Betis, and as of most recently the Spanish U21 national team just to name a few.

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