Interview avec

Fakhr ElSanhoury | diplômé 2011

What is your current professional activity? And your involvement in sport?
Freelance tennis commentator.

Why did you choose to attend the FIFA/CIES Programme in Sport Management at Cairo University?
To enhance my working experience with validated education.

What were your expectations before the start of the course? And… were they met?
Getting to know more about management aspects related to sports. It met about 85% of what I expected.

What would you say are the key strengths of the FIFA/CIES Programme in Sport Management?
Marketing module was so useful as well the Communication and Security modules.

What benefits (on a personal and/or professional level) did you gain from attending the course?
On a personal level, I got to know such great colleagues from different backgrounds, also our tutors who were so helpful with us. On a professional level, it gave me a systematic way of thinking when handling issues related to sports management.

What is your best memory/highlight of the course?
Interaction between students and tutors... debates... team meetings for our project.

Would you recommend the FIFA/CIES Programme in Sport Management? Why?
Yes, I would because, in the end, it is an extra step that you should fulfill if you are aiming to have a professional sports career.