Post Graduate Certificate
in Sports Management & Entrepreneurship

India's First AICTE Approved 1-Year Program with Specialisation in Sports Management & Entrepreneurship

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Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Management & Entrepreneurship (PGCSM&E)

The Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Management and Entrepreneurship (AICTE Approved) is a only-of-its-kind Sports Business Program to prepare you for the gig-economy sporting era with a focus on skill-based training, outcome-driven assessments, 360º competency enhancement and industry-relevant framework.

Duration 1 Year full-time course starting September 2022
Delivery Hybrid Model (Classroom + Online Support)
Eligibility Bachelor's degree, diploma or equivalent from a recognised University
Batch Size Exclusively 30 Seats Only
Course Fees ₹2,50,000 all-inclusive

Why Us?

Get the best of sporting infra, campus, seasoned faculty, alumni & industry connect with our unmatched legacy

Learn with skill-based & outcome-driven pedagogy to build competencies that exceed industry expectation

Engage with eminent sports persons & leaders through seminars, internships, panel discussions, live projects et al

100% Placement Assistance & Career Guidance through our sports industry tie-ups for internships and jobs

Exclusive scholarships worth up to ₹2,50,000 for the state, national, and international level sports champions

Leadership team consisting of experienced educationists, industry professionals & international sportspersons

You are expected to appear for the GNIMS Sports Admission Test* in order to qualify for further rounds (VSoP & PI)

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*We also accept other nationally recognised management entrance test scores like CAT, NMAT, XAT, SNAP, ATMA, State CET, etc. Please call us on +91-8928323191 to confirm your exemption.

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Academic Content and Structure

Unique Approach for Career Transformation

Outcome-driven Learning

The program objective is to make students able and aware, through comprehensively created subjects and content taught by academic and industry experts – to hit the ground running in terms of understanding context (and thereby expectation) and using the skills learned and acquired – to deliver efficiently.

Process & Structure

Our program also offers careful and comprehensive extracts of process and structure, two extremely vital elements to gain insights into how the dynamically evolving world of Indian and global sports functions. We endeavor to bring in specific facets of management lifecycles, client expectation and communication, writing skills, and presentation skills. The course leans on experiential and practical teaching along with theory, which in turn makes it easier for students to understand and appreciate the importance.

Skill Based Matrix

Our content-rich program provides a deep connect between academics and the industry with a carefully curated skill-based matrix that anchors the curriculum structure and content. This unique matrix is designed to assist the students in understanding the industry expectations while learning the relevant skills to be academically proficient and industry-ready.

Be ready to embrace some of the most sought-after sports management functions

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Best of Academia & Industry

Our Leadership Team consists of experienced educationists, industry professionals & international sports celebrities.

Through the duration of this course, you will be engaging with eminent sportspersons & leaders through seminars, internships, panel discussions, live projects et al

Dr. Ajit Singh

Director General

Sports Management - Dr. D Y Patil

Dr. D. Y. Patil

Group Director

Sports Management - Dr. Kiran Yadav

Dr. Kiran Yadav

GNIMS B-School

Onkar Singh

Director of Sports
Khalsa College

Jitendra Joshi

Sportz Village

Baljit Kaur

Course Co-ordinator

Tuhin Mishra

Managing Director
& Co-Founder
Baseline Ventures Pte Ltd

Abhijit Dabhade

Sports Educationist

Industry Associations

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