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 MPSM course is created to promote management education within the sports world.


The Masters Programme in Sports Management (MPSM) is a one year classroom lecture course & it aims to provide students with practical exposure along with theoretical knowledge about the various concepts involved 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.
With experienced faculty and renowned guest speakers, MPSM provides a professional touch to the education provided.


Course Duration :

One Year

Eligibility :

Graduation (Any Stream)
  1. Principles & Practice of Sports Management
  2. Strategic Management in Sports,Sports Entrepreneurship
  3. Allied Subjects in Sports
  4. Sports Development; Sports Training & Conditioning
  5. Public Relations, Communication & Presentation Skills
  1. Human Resource Management (HRM) in Sports Development
  2. Sports Facility Management; Sports Event Management
  3. Marketing Management in Sports
  4. Financial Management in Sports
  5. Legal Aspects of Sports; Sport Technology
  6. Internship Project / Assignment


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.


In the 2nd Semester of the MPSM course students will have to complete an internship project with a leading Sport company/club/event/team or sport organization. Students will get practical exposure & experience in such internships by utilizing their knowledge of sports management. The internship project provides students an opportunity to test the various skills and theories learned in the MPSM course.


The faculty will consist of highly experienced academicians and renowned sports professionals having wide experience in their respective fields. Renowned Guest speakers will be invited for giving lectures as and when possible.


The Masters Programme in Sports Management (MPSM) is a One (1) year course and it will consist of written papers; Project based on practical work and participation in the management of sports events. The minimum passing marks will be 40 in each paper out of 100 marks. The detailed syllabus will be made available separately. The attendance for all written and practical papers will be compulsory to the extent of a minimum 75% of periods and practicals.


The batch timings for the Masters Programme in Sports Management (MPSM) will be from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm, five days a week. The lecture days will be communicated to the students during the commencement of the course.

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