SMRI SPORTS HUB CAMPUS
New campus of Sports & Management Research Institute (SMRI) at the SPORTS HUB, Karyavattom, Thiruvananthapuram is inaugurated on May 9, 2018 by Shri T P Ramakrishnan, Minister for Labour, Skills and Excise in the presence of Dr Sriram Venkitaraman IAS (MD, KASE). The inauguration of Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence (KASE) Accredited courses also took place on May 9.
This campus is a new and exciting collaboration between Sports & Management Research Institute (SMRI), India’s first sports management and sports engineering research institute and India’s best stadium the SPORTS HUB, and it will be the first of its kind in India with focus on research and development in Sports Business, Sports Engineering and other sports related sectors. Our collaboration will bring many innovative sports properties in India soon and will create a professional sports ecosystem.
The 4 professional sports management and sports engineering courses offered by Sports & Management Research Institute (SMRI) is accredited by Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence (KASE), the skill development mission of Government of Kerala under Department of Labour and Skills. Our common ambition is to strengthen the skill development in least explored, but highly potential sports industry in qualitative and quantitative terms.
Our priority is not just creating skilled professionals in sports to fill the present gap, but to create more job opportunities in Indian sports by professionalizing Indian sports to cater India’s future demands in terms of employment and revenue.