International University Sports Federation (FISU) Secretary-General/CEO Eric Saintrond congratulated the Class of 2020 of the Russian language and international MSA programmes on the successful completion of the course:
"On behalf of FISU I would like to convey my heartiest congratulations to MSA graduates! May it be the start of something great in your lives!"
Talking about professional prospects for RIOU graduates in the sports industry, he said:
“RIOU’s Master of Sport Administration is one of the best programmes in the world. The caliber of the course is one of the major reasons for partnership between FISU and RIOU. We know that the University is producing leaders of the sports industry, who one day will be shaping the future of sports”.
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The International University Sports Federation (FISU) is an international sports organisations established for promoting sports among university students across the globe. Based in Lausanne (Switzerland), FISU is the world governing body for over a hundred national university sports federations. Every two years FISU stages summer and winter Universiades that are considered to be the Olympic Games for students. Currently, the organisation is headed by Oleg Matytsin.