Real Madrid Graduate School-European University and UCLA Anderson launch leadership programme focused on global sports industry
This first global education experience is the result of the collaboration agreement signed by the two institutions.
The prestigious publication notes the strong international nature of the MBA in Sports Management.
“Real Madrid is a colossal club, the most important in the world”, he said.
"I've played for the biggest club in the world, I'm thrilled to be part of this amazing story," said the Brazilian.
"Real Madrid is the best club in the world and representing this crest all over the world is a major responsbility", commented the Brazilian.
The coach took part in the opening day of the Real Madrid Graduate School-European University's Semana Blanca (White Week).
"In sport, regardless of the discipline, you need to work hard, make sacrifices and be dedicated", declared the racing driver.
The programme is the first of its kind to offer students the chance to secure two-degree programs in sports technologies, one from a US university and the other from a Spanish institution.
2020 SportBusiness Postgraduate Ranking also places it in third position in Europe.
The two organisations will collaborate in teaching, education and research activities in the interactive sports sector.
The two institutions, both of whom are leaders in the sector, have joined forces to offer students a highly specialised, international programme.
Students from India's NASM will take part in a one-week online programme and a two-week in-person course in Madrid each year.
'A professional career in the sports industry? Discover how!' was the video conference title.
He answered questions from students of the Real Madrid Graduate School - Universidad Europea.
The former madridista answered questions from students in a virtual encounter hosted by Butragueño.
The students and Sanchís enjoyed hearing about the iconic cyclist's experiences.
The tennis player, who is an honorary member of Real Madrid, answered the students' questions.