Unisport Italia

The National University Sport System, is the Italian university network that aims to value academic sport’s potentialities as an effective and “transversal” tool for education, training, research, innovation, and for improving university experience and well-being in general.

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Tokyo 2020

Unisport Italia is pleased to present a list of university student-athletes who will be present at the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games, which will be held from 23 July to 8 August.

Our Mission

Research and implementation

Promoting and strengthening sport role within scientific research, not only for the sport science, but also as a source for inspiration for application fields in all the academic disciplines and in interdisciplinary projects.


Promoting new education policies (both formal and informal) that use sport as a vehicle for developing life and soft skills.


Promoting sport as a mean of social inclusion, integration, overcoming ideological and cultural barriers related to gender, nationality.


Making sport an integral part of the university experience and a factor of sociality, aggregation, sense of belonging, healthy and sustainable lifestyles.

Are you an athlete wishing to study at a university?

Find out which universities participating in the Unisport Italia network offer the Dual Career program that match your needs.

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