Enjoy a sabbatical year in the
best environment, Alicante.


ALICANTE SPORTS ACADEMY is one of the leading international academies in Spain in sports education, where we provide access and opportunities to student-athletes with different educational and sporting options on a campus that promotes their integral development.

ASA is the ideal place to combine HIGH PERFORMANCE SPORTS AND A GAP YEAR in the same way. All this thanks to the fact that our campus has unbeatable facilities, designed exclusively for the intellectual, personal and social well-being of the athletes. The residence, training fields, dining rooms and leisure and rest areas are located a few meters away, an advantage that allows our students not to have to travel outside the same as in other academies in Spain.

At ASA we have the best professionals in each field and we have the necessary tools that allow our students to reach the highest international level in soccer, paddle tennis and tennis.


Our residence, with a capacity of 30 residents, is fully integrated in the immediate vicinity of the campus. All classrooms and sports facilities, with UEFA dimensions (105×68), have recently been completely renovated. The residence also offers comfortable common areas, designed for relaxation and for our students to feel at home.

Enjoy a different year in your life. You can combine your favorite sport with a year full of adventures. The city of Alicante is located in a privileged environment so you can enjoy its beaches, nature, leisure and much more. The favorite place for young people thanks to its variety of cultures and endless options to live the best year of your life.



Fill out our online application form – it’s easy!


You will be contacted by one of our representatives for a first meeting to provide you with more information about the program.


After the interview you will receive an email with detailed information on how to apply for financial aid if needed.


Submit the required documentation to complete your application.


Receive an official offer from ASA, including financial assistance if your application requires it, and NSA corroborates it.


You will have time to think about the offer and join ASA at your convenience. Please keep in mind that we have deadlines, and financial assistance is limited.


Sign your letter of admission to ASA and your financial aid. You will need to make your first initial payment (deposit) to reserve your place and financial aid.


Start your visa process. We will guide you through the entire visa process. Someone from our department will guide you through the entire admission process.


#DareToMove! Dreams come true, pack your bags and come to Alicante to continue your career!


English level

One of our teachers will interview you to make sure that your level of English is adequate for our program.


You will be interviewed by our admissions department in order to get to know you and assess your profile.

Letters of recommendation

You will need to get 2 letters of recommendation from your current school and/or club.