International Football Institute

The International Football Institute in Ismaning is an academic consulting and research institution of the university network IUNworld, specialized in the field of top-level soccer in German-speaking countries.

The International Football Institute aims to take a holistic view of soccer in order to create professional structures for optimal performance development, both in professional and amateur soccer. The IFI stands for market and target group specific offers as well as top expertise in the field of practice-oriented education & training and focuses on individual and customized solutions in the areas of soccer management, sports science in soccer as well as education & training. In these central fields of action, the IFI develops application-oriented solution strategies for its various partners in the soccer business.

Building on our core competencies, the bundling of interdisciplinary expertise and the experience gained from a multitude of research and consulting services as an international university network, we offer consulting services for top clubs, associations and companies from the soccer industry.

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