This is one of the most important questions that the students and the parents ask, what are the career opportunities that between the sports management offers, every industry in our country has witnessed a phase of emergence growth maturity and eventually saturation, for example in the early 90s the IT industry was gone so as to say and then it matured towards the end of the 90s and started growing aggressively, the early 2000s and today you see that the recruitment in various leading IT organizations have reached a phase where it is limited.
Growth phase of industry
The other sectors in our country like Telecom like Pharma have asked you know priests very rapid growth phase similarly the sports industry in India, also is in its emergency phase and therefore this emergence is going to lead to a slow but a very aggressive career opportunity growth as well.
Growth parameter of sports industry
This industry is witnessing particularly after 2007, because that was the year I PL was born in India which paved way for phenomenal commercial growth of sports as an industry, we’ve seen thereafter multiple leads multiple television channels multiple spotting effects leading to the grassroots level development of this industry, there are hundreds of sporting startups today that are operating in India which are eventually going to become medium to large scale organizations, where exactly employment opportunity in life, the six 2014 report says that across the various sectors of sports as a field there would be close to forty three lakh human resources that will be required.
Different sectors of sport
Now let me take you through which are these different sectors within the sports industry where these people are required they are, the fields of sports sciences technology, sports management, coaching, sports medicine, sports infrastructure development, sports facility, sports event, sports media, sports psychology, and very importantly sports governance.
Development of the sporting sector
Now there are various numbers in which these people are required within these sectors, I am going to talk about the requirement in the field of sports management, events, facilities, media, marketing, and graphics, there is a requirement for close to in all these fields put together about 10 lakhs by 2022, having said about this number where is the growth or how would these human resources on tribute in the development of the sporting sector, let me give you a couple of example industry in India is growing at the rate of 35 percent year-on-year, sports is an industry overall is expected to grow 12% a year, the IPL from 2007 till date has generated of direct employment of more than 30,000 people, and I am talking direct implement I am NOT pocket indirect employ, the sports facilities at the moment from being if you take these people people investment for a development of football in India they have promised close to 40 million u.s. dollars, one of the experts I was meeting it they summit something back says that as we speak close to 200 artificial football coach are right now being constructed anyway, that is the promise of various football cricket might be acquitted wrestling these games are are poised for growth now having said this when we are talking about the industry as such the parameters of growth we spoke about the number of people required, but one of the exact roles that these human resources will play in the sports management as a career opportunity.
Functions in sports management
Now there are different functions in the area of sports management, they are teaming link management, sports facility management, sports marketing, sports sponsorships, sports infrastructure development, sports media and production, or sports law or psychology, now there are different organizations that are developing in our country which specialize in these fields of sports management that I mentioned to you, depending on your area of interest you could choose to be a sports marketer, sports HR person, a sports finance person, a sports operations and events specialist, or a sports sponsorship agent, or you could even dream of becoming a sports underfill, these are your opportunity eventually will lead to your different growth within the organization, you could start as a management trainee and eventually go on to become a top slot either in these competencies.
Salary that these jobs or companies were offered
Obvious question that would be now coming to your mind would be what would be the kind of salary that these jobs or companies were offered as an institute insn offers complete placement assistance to all is programs that the student enrolls in be it the bachelors of sports language, the master of sports management, or the paws rated program is fortunate the salary is that the companies offer a range from a star tip of 30,000 rupees a month to as you grow put both even beyond a lakh.
Come on hope this satisfies your query on careers in Sport management.