Welcome to NIOF

National Institute of Football's mission is to provide a comprehensive education program to our students so they can succeed on the pitch whilst obtaining tertiary qualifications in sport, for life during or post playing career. Our goal for our student athletes is to equip them with the necessary tools to be successful in all aspects of life on and off the pitch.


Train : National Institute of Football offers students the opportunity to train as professionals to maximise their performance. Using the expertise and experience of our coaching staff, you will enhance your technical ability, develop technical understanding and improve athleticism to take your game to the next level.

Study : The Diploma of Sports Development from the National Institute of Football prepares you for future careers in sport, university and management by offering industry - specific subjects and training. With Professional coaches working alongside our internationally renowned academic partner Study Group, the Diploma of Sport Development offered by the National Institute of Football will ensure you enter the workforce prepared for success. Our academic component utilises both practical and theoretical elements to ensure you are fully equipped to make a mark in the business world.

Perform : Our academic and football components alone will prepare you for a career in sport. To ensure you combine your off the filed education with your on the field training, we have integrated additional, sport related, theory and practice subjects to the course.