Josoor Institute is the education and training arm of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, the organization leading Qatar's preparations for the FIFA World Cup 2022™. It was launched in December 2013 as a Legacy project with the goal to help continue to build the capabilities of the sports and events industries in Qatar and the MENA region in the run up to the World Cup, and the longer term a part of the Qatar National Vision 2030.

Specifically, Josoor aims to:

• Create a talent pool within the region capable of delivering FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and other major events develop the skills of current and future professionals

• Create world class sports and events industries across the region, thereby minimizing the need for international support

• Act as a catalyst for the growth of the sustainable sports and events industries in Qatar and across the region

• Help everyone with the talent and skill to pursue a career in the industries, from new entrants to entrepreneurs seeking guidance on developing their business.

Through a powerful programme of diplomas and bespoke courses blending theory and practice, since its creation Josoor has provided education and training solutions for over 4000 participants, equipping them with skills and expertise to manage projects and organizations in the sports industry, and deliver world-class, high-profile sporting and leisure events. 

For our programme, we engage an extensive network of partners and associates with international expertise who help us to shape, manage and deliver our education and training activities. Our partners are our strength: they subscribe to our vision, goals and specific objectives in education, training and other areas, and our ultimate goal of delivering value for our Delegates as they pursue careers in the sports and events industries.

In parallel with its core education and training activities, Josoor supports a growing body of research on the sports and events industry in Qatar and the greater MENA region in collaboration with a growing network of faculty experts, professionals, and students