Who We Are
Ironwood Sports Management Global Academy (ISMGA) is a leading institute in grooming young leaders for the Sports Management industry. With increasing interest in sports as a profession, especially in India over the last few years, the demand for sports management professionals has also increased by leaps and bounds. Ironwood Sports Management Global Academy aims to train candidates with the right talent that can help grow sports businesses. With a panel of experienced faculty and a rich exposure to the global sports industry through an internship abroad, ISMGA provides tailor-made courses to suit the requirements of the industry.
ISMGA is an initiative by Greycells Education Limited, the umbrella holding company for some of India’s leading vocational training initiatives. A leading education provider across India and the Middle East, Greycells is a listed entity on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). Greycells has been a pioneer in providing industry-relevant education for Media and Entertainment sector through the EMDI Institute of Media and Communication, and for the Digital Marketing through the World Media Academy. Both the institutes have presence in India as well as overseas with a centre in Dubai. With its 15-year old legacy in delivering career-focused courses offered to graduates, working professionals and under-graduate students, the educational initiatives of Greycells have so far contributed to a 7500-strong alumni, successfully employed in various Advertising agencies, PR firms and Event Management & Sports Management companies. Greycells, across all its campuses, currently trains over 800 students for various industry sectors.
With the legacy of EMDI that has been delivering industry relevant courses in media & entertainment for over 15 years in India and Dubai, Greycells Education has expanded in the fields of Digital Marketing (World Media Academy), Wedding Planning (The Wedding Academy), and pioneered the concept of training in Sports Management, under the brand IISM, in partnership with its erstwhile joint-venture company Eduhub Education Limited. Whilst Eduhub has ceased as joint venture subsidiary of Greycells after 31st March, 2015, Greycells now launches its own initiative in Sports Management training under the brand ISMGA. ISMGA will offer world class learning across its own centres in Mumbai and Dubai.
What We Do
We provide job-oriented courses for individuals interested in Sports Management, that encompass Strategic Management of Sports, Sports Marketing, Sports Facility Management, Sports Law and Risk Management, Athlete Management, Team Management, Sports Broadcasting & Journalism, and Sports Entrepreneurship. Our courses are offered to students from all streams, working professionals or entrepreneurs – those who may be looking to make their passion in sports into a lifetime career managing sports businesses. With industry-crafted course content, we strongly focus on enabling the best learning experience via the best faculty, rich industry exposure, and a fully-equipped infrastructure.