Sports University of Tirana

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Sports University of Tirana
Universiteti i Sporteve të Tiranës
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EstablishedSeptember 28, 1960 (1960-09-28)[1]
RectorAgron Kasa

Coordinates: 41°19′50″N 19°48′7″E / 41.33056°N 19.80194°E / 41.33056; 19.80194 The Sports University of Tirana (UST) (Albanian: Universiteti i Sporteve të Tiranës) is a university in Albania that trains fitness teachers and sports specialists, sport and tourism managers, guides, and physical education teachers. It awards Masters and PhD programs.

The academy started in 1960 with special Decree of the Council of Ministers Nr. 394, dated 28 September 1960. One year later it was named Vojo Kushi.

The university has these faculties:

  • Fakulteti i Shkencave të Lëvizjes
  • Fakulteti i Veprimtarisë Fizike dhe Rekreacionit
  • Fakulteti i Shkencave të Rehabilitimit
  • Instituti i Kërkimit Shkencor të Sportit

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-01-02. Retrieved 2010-02-25.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) History from the official website