The sports, esports, and online gaming industries in India are growing rapidly and there is a great need for qualified business professionals with in-depth knowledge about these industries. The Whistling Woods International (WWI) Sports and Esports Business Management School will be providing a two-year MBA and a three-year BBA course with an aim to create skilled professionals who will be proficient to carve a rich career in these industries.
The MBA program will incorporate the requisite business management courses along with comprehensive information and knowledge about sports, esports and online gaming businesses, and the management of various companies in these industries. The aim will be to create future leaders for the industry with an emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship. The BBA program will initially focus on developing various skills required by students aiming to work in professional roles in the industry. In sports, esports and online gaming, they will be given an overview of every aspect connected to these industries so that they are knowledgeable about the running of various businesses in these industries. On successful completion of this program, the students will be job-ready and well-equipped to embark on a professional career in any of the entities engaged in these businesses.
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What are the different programmes offered at the WWI School of Sports & Esports Management?
The two courses offered at the WWI School of Sports & Esports Management are:
- BBA in Sports & Esports Management | 3 Years
The BBA programme will focus on developing various skills required by students by giving the students an overview of every aspect connected to the Sports & Esports industry.
- MBA in Sports & Esports Management | 2 Years
The MBA programme will incorporate the requisite business management courses along with comprehensive information and knowledge about sports, esports, and online gaming businesses.
What accreditation does the WWI School of Sports & Esports Management have?
Whistling Woods International is affiliated with Bharathidasan University, approved by UGC, and recognised by AICTE. Furthermore, all programmes offered are under an agreement with Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development – an Institute of National Importance.
What is the difference between Sports Management and Esports Management?
The only difference is that these are two different fields. While one is related to the Sports industry the other deals with the Esports (Professional video games) industry. Both vocations require students to have knowledge of many firms within their respective industries, and the job is relatively similar.
What are the career opportunities in Sports & Esports Management after graduation?
- Sports Marketing
- Sports Analyst
- Sports Agent
- Esports Team Management
- Esports Event Management
- Esports Talent Acquisition Agent
What are the admission requirements for the programmes offered at the WWI School of Sports & Esports Management?
The eligibility criteria are different for the two sports management courses:
- BBA in Sports & Esports Management:
Eligibility Criteria: 10+2, IBDP or equivalent from any Recognised Board /University
- MBA in Sports & Esports Management:
Eligibility Criteria: BBA in Sports & Esports Management OR Equivalent qualification & relevant work exp., Graduate from any Recognised Board/University.
Why is WWI the preferred institute for studying Sports and Esports management?
Whistling Woods International courses offer contextual studies to students, enabling them to understand and learn fundamental skills which are essential for any management professional. They also cover the areas of management needed to successfully join and work in any sports or esports business. We produce industry-ready working professionals and also provide adequate assistance to help you shape your career.