Step by step to success:
Milestones in our history

Since its start in 2016, LUNEX University has stood for innovative study programmes and an exceptional study experience with a special flair. There are many moments in our still young history that have shaped us. More will follow. Be part of it.

2021

  • Lead European research project funded under Erasmus + programme on Sport Good Governance Game (SG3)
  • Collaborate on an European research project funded under Erasmus + programme on GovernAnCe SporT CodificatIon COnvergeNce (ACTION)
  • Collaborate on an European research project funded under Erasmus + programme on Emerging Forms of Employment in the Sport sector in Europe (FORMS)
  • Main research partner on an European project funded under Erasmus + programme on Physical Activity and Sport as a Mean to Connect and Include Citizens into Society (INCLUPAS)
  • Research Project funded by the EUROBENCH FSTP-2 Open Call (grant agreement No. 779963) in collaboration with ExoAtlet S.A., Luxembourg: SAMURAI: Improving exoSkeleton-Assisted Motor training: muscular fatigUe assessment as Risk factor for spAsticIty in Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Official collaboration with the Football Club Differdange 03
  • Start of the study programmes leading to a Master in Sport Management and Digitalisation

2020

  • Reaccreditation as a higher-education institution by the Luxembourg Ministry of Higher Education and Research, July 2nd
  • Five years after opening LUNEX University counts 615 students with 34 different nationalities, 12 Erasmus+ partners and 120+ clinical partners
  • Fonds National de la Recherche (FNR) co-financed projects: “Falling Only For Science” and “Sports Science Days”
  • Research Project in collaboration with Differdange Townhall: Connecting Sport Offer with Maison Relais in Differdange
  • Research Project in collaboration with the Luxembourg Ministry of Sports: Study on the impact of Covid-19 on the sports sector in Luxembourg
  • Research Project in collaboration with EXO ATLET Global SA: Exoskeleton-Assisted Gait Training of patients with central nervous system diseases
  • Research Project in collaboration with ROGON Sportmanagement GmbH & Co.KG: Football Institute for Education and Performance
  • Start of the Erasmus Mobility Project KA1

2019

  • First graduation ceremony with honoured guest Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg
  • Start of the study programmes leading to a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy, and Sport and Exercise Science, October 1st
  • LUNEX University becomes a member of the European Observatoire of Sport and Employment (EOSE)
  • Research project funded by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA): “Understanding and nurturing the role of young athletes’ parents in doping prevention”
  • Promoting Science to Public Project (PSP FNR call – Luxembourg National Research Fund): Falling Only for Science – promoting fall prevention science to older adults in Luxembourg

2018

  • Acceptance for the ERASMUS+ student and staff mobility programme
  • Management of the MEMOS programme at LUNEX University (Executive Masters in Sport Organisations Management, www.memos.degree)
  • Establishment of the LUNEX University Research Ethics Committee
  • Establishment of the Luxembourg Health and Sport Sciences Research Institute A.S.B.L.
  • Research Project in collaboration with World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), Canada: “Understanding and nurturing the role of young athletes’ parents in doping prevention”
  • PhD fellowship at Northumbria University in collaboration with Luxembourg Institute of Research in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Science (LIROMS): Recommending exercise countermeasures against human physiological deconditioning in extreme, isolated and technology limited environments, for future spacecraft and remote terrestrial applications.

2017

  • Start of the study programme leading to a Bachelor in International Sport Management, October 1st
  • Start of Foundation Programme courses, October 1st
  • Start of research activities in Luxembourg and international research collaborations
  • Establishment of the LUNEX University Senate, the Teaching & Learning Council and the Research Council
  • The Olympic Committee Luxembourg and LUNEX University award scholarships to student athletes on annual basis

2016

2015

  • Accreditation as a higher-education institution by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, June 2nd
  • Official collaboration with the Luxembourg Institute of Health
  • Official collaboration with the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg

2014

  • Official registration of International University of Health, Exercise and Sports (LUNEX University) in Luxembourg, September 11th

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We look forward to hearing from you and will be happy to provide answers to your questions about LUNEX University and our study programmes:
E-mail: study@lunex-university.net
Phone: +352 288 494-40

LUNEX – International University of Health, Exercise and Sports S.A.

50, avenue du Parc des Sports / 4671 Differdange / Luxembourg

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Good to know

Application for a Bachelor’s programme:
1. Fill out our Online Application Form.
2. Take part in one of our Application Days. We will invite you to attend in person.
3. After successful participation in the Application Day we will email you with your study agreement. Please print it out, sign it and then send it to LUNEX University by post, along with the evidence documents specified in the email.

Application for a Master’s programme:
1. Fill out our Online Application Form.
2. If you have met all the prerequisites for the Master’s programme, we will email you with your study agreement. Please read it carefully, print it out and sign it.
3. In order to complete your application, please send the signed study agreement along with all other required evidence documents by post to LUNEX University.

As an applicant for one of our Bachelor’s programmes, you will be invited to attend an Application Day online. A selection procedure will take place on this day to check whether you meet the necessary prerequisites for the course.

More about the Application Day

The language of instruction in all courses at LUNEX University is English. You should therefore be able to speak and understand English well. You have the opportunity to participate in the Foundation Programme and improve your English if your language skills do not meet the entrnce requirements for study at Bachelor level.

We will inform you in the course of the application process which supporting documents have to be provided and when. In principle, we need the following documents for your application:

  • Copy of your personal ID
  • Copy of the highest educational and/or vocational qualification
  • Language certificate (if applicable)

Depending on the degree programme (Bachelor/Master) and your country of origin (EU/non-EU), further documents may be required. More details will be provided to you in good time.

To secure a study place, we recommend that you send us your documents as soon as possible – but at the latest two weeks before the start of your studies. If you are an applicant from outside the EU, you should note that the application process for a visa can take four to 60 days. Please make sure you give yourself plenty of time.