Sports Courses after 12th in India

Published On: December 5, 2022
Sports Courses after 12th in India

Mel Robbins said once, “Ambition is the first step to success. The second is action,”

IISM is here to help you take both the step. The first step is always crucial. Everyone remembers the toddler’s first step, and your will also be remembered in the sport’s history.

We know that after the 12th result, many questions will be thrown at you by your family, relatives, and siblings. The most frequent and repeated question will be, “Ab kya? (what after 12th Science?)

The love for sports & passion you have within get lost due to reasons like opportunities, peer pressure, uncertainty, etc. Because of that, students find it arduous to choose sports as their profession. IISM is proud to break that stereotype.

We hope you find all the answers when you scroll down. If you love sports then this article is for you.

Let’s take a walk into IISM-

International Institute of Sports & Management (IISM) is a Sports Management Education Institute established in 2010 to provide excellent education to sports enthusiast students interested in pursuing an education in Sports Management.

We believe in providing an aspirant with the essential skills required by the sports industry to make them job-ready. Our specialized academic programs in sports management aim at developing young professionals who would contribute to making India a sporting superpower. We believe in adapting to the industrial needs & strive rigorously towards building road maps for sports enthusiasts to build a successful career in sports management.

Sports Courses After 12th

A sheer passion and dedication for sports is needed to make a Career in Sports Management. This field welcomes every sports lover with open hands.

Sports Management is a contemporary career option for sports lovers that gives them chance to look after business, management, and entrepreneurship of sports. People who have studies Sports Management can make different careers in Sports Industry. Fields like Sports Marketing, Media, Sports Operations, PR, Sports Law, Sports Event Management, and much more.

Sports Management Courses after 12th

School of Management was established in the year 2010 with a Post Graduate Program in Sports Management. The School today offers 3 programs in Sports Management all of them in collaboration with the University of Mumbai & GICED.

School of Management believes in theory & practical approach to blend program delivery. It comprises classroom training with the application of it on the field while working in a sporting event.

Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management (BSM)

Most of the times, people forget how working behind the scenes in sports are of equal importance as the players on the courts, pitches, and fields.

IISM’s Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management course is specially made and designed to provide with specialization into:

  • Management
  • Coaching

Ever thought of managing an organization that holds major sporting leagues and events? How about working in programs that motivates participation in sports? From national level to state-level organizations to sporting goods manufacturers, from facility designers to player agents and beyond, the BSM degree is apt for anyone who would love to work in an exciting & ever-emerging world of sports.

The program aims to develop top-class human resources for the sports industry with essential industry knowledge and leadership skills and puts a special focus on the understanding required to pursue a successful career in this sector.

Career options after completing this course :

Some of the Sports Management areas, where students can make their careers are as follows:

  • League / Athlete/ Team Management
  • Venue/ Stadium Management
  • Managing Associations / Federations
  • Handling Operations / Logistics of Team or League
  • Grassroots Development in Sports – Identifying & Nurturing Talent
  • Handling Communications and Media Outfit of a Team
  • Sports Event Management – from Conception to Planning to Coordination to Execution
  • Business Development, Sales & Client Servicing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Electronic & Digital Media -Programming
  • Sports Data Analytics
  • Sports Tourism
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Retail
  • Nutrition
  • Sports Law
  • Coaching

Sports Courses After 12th Science

Sports Science analyses physiology, biomechanics, biochemistry, psychology, and strength conditioning that enhances the overall performance of the athletes. It improves results, enhance performances, reduce any kinds of on-field injuries, rehab, prehab, and assist in winning events and championships.

Sports Science is that domain which identifies factors that impact sports performance and suggests strategies that will improve the game of the athletes.

Our main objective in introducing Sports Sciences is to assist the current sports industry to eradicate any gap between the demand and supply of scientists, and experts in India and overseas. The knowledge imparted in this field is not restricted to athletes but is also beneficial for professionals who want to contribute to the overall success of the sports industry.

Bachelor of Sports Science (BSS)

Bachelor of Sports Science (BSS) is a three-year full-time Bachelor’s Degree curated in collaboration with the University of Mumbai and GICED. IISM provide this course, the perfect combination of classroom learning and on-field exposure. IISM believes that theory and practical exposure should go hand in hand.

A Thorough Guide Explaining Everything about Bachelor of Sports Science (BSS)

Career options after completing this course :

The graduates can take part in the sports industry in the following ways: –

  • Fitness centre manager
  • Nutritionist
  • Performance analyst
  • Sports coach
  • Personal trainer
  • Sports development officer
  • Event manager
  • Sports therapist
  • Outdoor activities manager.

Also Read:- Career Opportunities in Sports Science

The Growth of Sports in India

The arc of sports in India has taken a serendipitous turn, from a hobby to profession, from watchers to performers, and from coaching a school team to a national team.

In India, 2008 was a watershed year for Sports. Abhinav Bindra’s Gold was the first-ever ‘individual’ Gold by an Indian at the Beijing Olympics, had an inspirational effect on sports lovers throughout the country.

IPL became the reason for starting of many sporting leagues. This boosted the concept of Sports Management. The rapidly evolving Sports industry called for professionals who could handle and manage backend operations of events or tournaments like finance, marketing, hospitality, facility management, event management, content creation, etc.

Did you know that the backend team, like managers working behind the scenes in the Indian Premier League, adds up to nearly 22,000 professionals? In today’s day, India hosts around 15 multiple sporting properties, and more than 1100 marathons, annually. Imagine the manpower required by this sector!

Then another evolution came in 2018 when the government decided to promote sports in ways like Khelo India Youth Games, Khelo India University Games, and Target Podium Scheme. They did that to invest in the young upcoming talents at the grassroots level to get them in the right direction to pursue sports as a career and represent India at an international level by getting proper training and facilities.

Our athletes, amazing performances in the 2020 Tokyo games and their achievements have inspired many young sportspersons to enter the field of sports and take their dreams forward.

This has increased the requirement of Sports Management professionals in the sports industry.

After the COVID-19 restrictions, it was stated that the Indian sports industry will be growing at an estimated CAGR of 9.6% between 2021-2024. $150 billion was the expected revenue during this period.

You May Also like to Read:- India’s Highest Ever Sports Budget In Financial Year 2022-2023


Our proud students have had an opportunity to work with sports organizations such as BCCI; MCA; Star Sports; Aditya Birla Sports; IMG Reliance; Tata Trusts; Total Sports and Fitness; Sportz Interactive; Rajasthan Royals, Tamil Thalaivas ITW, Decathlon, Dream11, EduSports; Curefit (Cultfit), UMumba, Sports Village XP, PUMA, DNA Entertainment, Global Esports, YouTooCanRun, etc.

We hope that your questions were answered. If you have any more queries, feel free to ask us (

We hope that what you decide will be best for you. We wish you the best for your future.

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