News & Updates

  • UPDATE-*ISST tie-ups with Kannada Sangha, Kothrud to manage and run the Kaveri Sports Centre.
  • UPDATE-ISST Courses get 'Student Accreditation' from the International Sports Professionals Association (ISPA), Chicago, USA.
  • DISTANCE EDUCATION-ISST offers the Distance Education Courses in Sports Management and allied sports education.
  • CLASSROOM COURSES-The Institute of Sports Science and Technology has launched the Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Management (PGDSM) which is a one-year classroom course, starting soon. Apply now. Collect your prospectus and application form now.



Modern sport covers a broad range of fields, be it ethics, medicine, technology, finance, law, education or sociology, to name a few. In this new era, modern sport is in urgent need of highly competent, well trained and experienced sports administrators who will manage all aspects of sport efficiently.
So far there was no specialized Institute in India providing Sports education. ISST is essentially the first institute which aims to provide a scientific approach to sports education and guidance to young people interested in sports. ISST creates a launch pad for those who wish to be actively involved in the sports industry. The DIMPSP course is created to promote management education within the sports world.


The Distance Masters Programme in Sports Management aims to provide a modern approach to sports by providing the advanced topics in sports management.
It aims at integrating managerial skills in individuals in connection with sports with the development of personality, analytical skills, and to learn how to cope with the fast changing trends in the sports industry. All this by providing a textual, visual and an interactive approach to education by providing the course online.


Course Duration :

One Year

Eligibility :

Graduation (Any Stream)

Course Structure :

  1. Principles & Practice of Sports Management
  2. Strategic Management in Sports,Sports Entrepreneurship
  3. Allied Subjects in Sports
  4. Sports Event Management
  5. Communication and Presentation Skills
  1. Human Resource Management (HRM) in Sports Development
  2. Marketing Management in Sports
  3. Financial Management in Sports
  4. Legal Aspects of Sports; Sport Technology
  5. Internship Project / Assignment

Programme Fee (in INRs.) :

Rs 45,100/- (Indian Students)
Rs 60,000/- (International Students) (USD $1200 Approx)


FOR INDIAN Students only:
Mode of payment in DD in favor of “VMAX SPORTS & FITNESS” payable at Pune.
Admission will be confirmed on the realization of the DD.


The student can register online for the course in the Register/Login page providing personal, academic as well as payment details.
Once the details are filled and the Mode of payment is selected, the student can register for the student account. The student will be able to access his/her student account by providing the Username and Password given at the time of registration.
The students are required to send the following documents via post/courier at the ISST Distance Education office address mentioned below.

Documents to be sent at the ISST Distance Education Office (For Indian Students) :

Photo copy of latest qualification marksheet/certificate.
Two passport size photographs.

Study Material :

The study material for each course is prepared by experienced faculty members who are experts in the respective subjects and will be sent via courier/post in 15 working days, at the student registered address after the course fees are received by us.

Jurisdiction :

Any dispute regarding the ISST Distance Education / Learning programme will be deemed to have arisen in Pune and will lie in the jurisdiction of the city of Pune only.

Discipline :

The participants will have to abide by the rules and regulations that would be laid down by the authorities. The Director's decision in all cases will be final and binding.
""There is a large demand for educated sports administrators & managers in the fast growing sports industry. We at ISST, with our exclusive course content and eminent faculty are determined to provide our students with the best possible education and opportunities, to develop their career in the sport industry. I welcome you all to become a part of this wonderful process and to work for the betterment of sport in India and abroad."
- Dr. Vipul Lunawat, Director, ISST