Sports nerds with college application deadlines coming up, we have some exciting news for you! One of the premiere business schools of the country, IIM Rohtak, is accepting applications for a two-year post-graduate diploma in sports management. It is an excellent course for all those who weren’t quite the athlete but were nevertheless blown away by the sports world and always wondered about the behind-the-scenes, nitty-gritty of how their favourite FCs or IPL teams work. Gather round sports enthusiasts, sports administrators, and experienced management professionals alike, and aim to become leaders in the exciting field of sports management.
According to the institute’s website, this programme is suitable for all those eager to work in sports, entertainment and related industries. The completion of the programme will churn out graduates equipped with planning, organizing, directing, controlling, budgeting, and leading skills, along with evaluating any organization or business within the sports field. They will perhaps also stand a chance to meet famous sports icons. This is also a growing industry with great earning potential.
Who can apply?
Anyone with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 percent marks or equivalent overall grade point average is eligible to apply. Any relevant work experience will provide the applicant with an extra advantage.
Want to apply?
Applications are open till 10th August, 2022. Head over to the official website of IIM Rohtak at www.iimrohtak.ac.in, to apply. There is a non-refundable application fee of Rs 1000.
Upon successful completion of the programme along with satisfying all the academic criteria, the students will be awarded “Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Management”. IIM Rohtak alumni status will also be awarded to all the students, informed the institute.
The total programme fee charged to the student is Rs 7,15,524. (This includes subsidized tuition fees, alumni fees, academic charges, examinations, textbooks, and study material).
It is a great opportunity for students who wish to pursue a career in the sports industry but don’t know where to start. This is a gateway for experienced management professionals, sports administrators and even sports enthusiasts to become leaders in this upcoming field of sports management.