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Diploma in Sports Management

Duration - 11 Months

Eligibility - 10 + 2 (any stream)

Diploma in Sports Management will introduce students to the sports arena in India. Those who are passionate for sports - as an athlete or an enthusiast, this course can help transform their passion into profession. It would be a foundation course for those who are currently pursuing their graduation and ready to set their aspirations higher in Sports Management.

Practical experience will enable students to have a deeper understanding of the theoretical concepts they will learn in the classroom. We offer diverse opportunities to our students in the areas of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations, Finance, Law, etc. related to Sports Industry. The actual work experience allows students to develop technical skills, confidence and a chance to network with professionals of the industry.


Semester - I

  • 1.1 Fundamentals of Sports & New Age Dynamic
  • 1.2 Management of Sports, Leagues & Teams
  • 1.3 Sports Facilities Planning & Management
  • 1.4 Sports Marketing & Merchandising
  • 1.5 Presentation on Practical Training

Semester - II

  • 2.1 PR, Sponsorship & Advertising in Sports
  • 2.2 Sports Event Management
  • 2.3 Leadership Principles in Sports
  • 2.4 Fundamentals of Sports & New Age Dynamics
  • 2.5 Project Report on Practical Training

"NEST Academy of Sport Management", is not a 'University' and 'not affiliated to a university' and hence, is not empowered to conduct any degree courses or admit the students for the same.


Why should you pursue a degree in sports management?

A sports management Bachelor's degree equips prospects with all the necessary techniques and fundamental knowledge associated with subjects such as Management, Marketing, Finance, Public Relation, Advertising, and Regulatory framework (Law) in the sports industry. Essentially, a BBA/BMS in Sports Management allows candidates to better understand & comprehend the business aspect of a sports organization. As a part of the Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management, they also learn about the emerging technologies in the field of sports management as well as the methods of deploying technological capabilities in the existing model. Moreover, the sports industry is a vibrant and fun-filled industry with great career prospects.

What are the important skills for a Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management?

The critical skills taught as a part of our Bachelor of Sports Management programs are organizational skills, communication competency, efficient time allocation, ethics, people skills, creative thinking, multi-tasking capabilities, competent decision making, and analytical thinking that will help prospects to have a successful career in the sports industry. Proficiency in communication is emphasized in the BBA/BMS in Sports Management course to help candidates develop communication capabilities that will enable them to effectively express or present ideas, plans, and strategies with the respective sports team. The BBA in Sports Management Degree program ensures that prospects have the required mathematical and analytical skills to better manage the business and lays a foundation for sports analytics as well as a solid understanding of the marketing, operations, human resources, facilities, law and ethics to further progress toward career goals.

What jobs can you get with a Degree in Sports Management?

The Bachelor's Degree in sports management in India allows candidates to choose a career that perfectly aligns with their goals and suits their interests, be it at the local community level or the big leagues. There are numerous exciting roles and opportunities to explore after completing your education with a Bachelor of Sports Management qualification. The sports industry is multi-faceted and usually involves coordinating events, coaching, working in finance, or working in marketing, public relations, journalism, media to mention a few. Some well-recognized areas in which candidates can apply for various roles after a Sports Management Bachelor's Degree are Sports Production, Sports Facilities & Operations Management, Team Management, Celebrity Management, Accreditation, Athlete development, Event coordinator, Sports Marketer, Contract Analyst, Corporate Partnerships & Sponsorships, Sports Law, Sports Analytics and many others. Employment in the Sports Management industry is thriving.