Moscow State Academy of Physical Education

Moscow State Academy of Physical Education (MSAPE) is a Russian state educational establishment providing higher vocational education. It is located in the village of Malakhovka, Moscow Region. Over the years of its operations, the academy has trained more than 14,000 specialists in the field of sports and physical culture, sports medicine and sports management.

Main stages in the development of this educational establishment:

  • 1931 — Department of physical education at a pedagogical college;
  • 1933 — Moscow Regional College of Physical Education;
  • 1955 — Republican Sports and Training Base;
  • 1960 — Central Coaching School;
  • 1964 — School of Sports at the Smolensk State Institute of Physical Education;
  • 1968 — Malakhovka Branch of the Smolensk State Institute of Physical Education;
  • 1976 — Moscow Regional State Institute of Physical Education;
  • 1994 — Moscow State Academy of Physical Education (MSAPE).