SMAT 2023: Stage 2 Result (Out), Document Submission

Hafsha Qureshi
Hafsha Qureshi

Updated on - Nov 10, 2023

SMAT 2023 last date of document submission closed for both sessions. IISM SMAT Stage 2 result 2023 was declared on the official website SMAT 2023 paper is held to provide possibilities to students seeking admission to the institute's undergraduate, postgraduate, and postgraduate diploma programs. Eligible applicants can apply for the SMAT exam 2023 using the IISM's official website.

SMAT 2023 exam is being administered in stages by IISM. Because the SMAT exam 2023 is proctored online, students can take it from the comfort of their own homes.

SMAT 2023 question paper will be divided into five areas, according to the syllabus: Quantitative Analysis, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability (verbal reasoning and reading comprehension), and Sports Awareness. Sports Management Admission Test will last 80 minutes, and students must answer 80 questions.

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SMAT 2023 Result

SMAT 2023 results can be found on the International Institute of Sports Management's (IISM) official website on Jul 20, 2023. SMAT result is made available in two stages. The first stage result contains the SMAT score, and the second stage result includes the ultimate merit list for admission based on the candidates' PI performance.

SMAT is held in phases, and the results are also announced in phases. Candidates may take the exam at any time. 

SMAT IISM Admission Process 2023

The Sports Management Admission Test process is as follows:

SMAT 2023

Step 1: SMAT 2023 Registration

The candidate will first have to register on the official website of the International Institute of Sports Management to apply for SMAT. The candidate must find a link to ‘Register Now’ on the website. On visiting the registration page, the candidate will have to enter the following details:

Name Email Address
Phone number Password
State City
Course Captcha
  • When a candidate registers, they will receive an email verifying their registration.
  • After the formalities are done, the candidate must proceed to the next stage of the process: filling out the IISM SMAT 2023 application form.

SMAT Registration

Step 2: Fill out the SMAT Application Form 2023

The candidate can then login and fill out the IISM SMAT 2023 application form with the necessary information. Before applying, candidates should review the eligibility requirements. The candidate must upload the necessary documents to the SMAT application form.

The candidate must pay the application cost after completing all the requirements. After completing the formalities, the candidate will be given an application number to utilize for future references.

SMAT Registration Process

Step 3: Submit Essay/Caselet

Before taking the IISM Sports Management Admission Test (SMAT), the candidate will get a topic through email and have two days to write the essay/case. For Bachelor's degrees, candidates must submit an essay before taking the entrance exam. In contrast, students applying for Masters' or PGD degrees must take a Caselet exam, in which they must attempt four topics worth 20 points each and submit the Caselet within two days.

Step 4: Appear for SMAT 2023

After submitting the Essay/Caselet, the candidate must take the Sports Management Admission Test 2023 from home using their Laptop/PC with their camera and microphone switched on. Failure to do so will result in disqualification. Before taking the entrance exam, candidates should review the new exam structure and scoring scheme. 

Step 5: SMAT 2023 Result Stage 1

Candidates who pass the first step, including the Essay/Caselet and performance in the Sports Management Admission Test (SMAT 2023), will be shortlisted and nervous about the Personal Interview (PI) round. 

Step 6: Online Personal Interview Round

Shortlisted candidates will be terrified by the online Personal Interview, in which a panel will ask the candidate about his management and sports knowledge.

Step 7: SMAT 2023 Result Stage 2

Candidates who pass IISM SMAT 2023 Stages 1 and 2 with a cumulative 60% will be granted an offer letter, which they must download before paying the admission fees by the deadline.

SMAT 2023 Exam Dates

SMAT 2023 session 2 examination took place on Jul 12, 2023. The deadline for SMAT 2023 applications was Jul 9, 2023. IISM conducted the SMAT 2023 (Sports Management Admission Test) on Jun 25, 2023.  Sports Management Admission Test (SMAT) 2023 exam dates are listed below. 

SMAT 2023 Events Session 1 Session 3
Last Date to Register for SMAT 2023 Jun 20, 2023 Jul 9, 2023
Last Date of Caselet/ Essay Submission Jun 22, 2023 Jul 11, 2023
SMAT 2023 Exam Date Jun 25, 2023 Jul 12, 2023
Stage 1 Result Jun 27, 2023 Jul 13, 2023
PI Round Jun 29, 2023 Jul 14, 2023
Stage 2 Result Jul 1, 2023 Jul 15, 2023
Last Date of Payment Jul 6, 2023 Jul 20, 2023
Last Date of Document Submission  Jul 10, 2023 Jul 20, 2023

SMAT Exam Dates

About SMAT 2023

The International Institute of Sports Management administers the SMAT - Sports Management Admission Test to candidates seeking admission to the institute's undergraduate, postgraduate, and postgraduate diploma degrees. SMAT 2023 test is tailored to a very specific domain, namely sports management.

SMAT assesses candidates' interest in and knowledge of the sports sector and their aptitude for the commercial aspect of sports. SMAT is specifically developed for students with a deep interest in sports and a desire to pursue a career in sports management from any educational or geographical background.

Specifications Details

Name of Exam

Sports Management Admission Test



Conducting Body

IISM - International Institute of Sports Management

Exam Mode


Exam Duration

80 Minutes

Medium of Exam


Total Marks

80 Marks

Official Website 

SMAT 2023 Courses

SMAT 2023 offers courses based on its specialization in the sports category.

Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management (BSM)

A Bachelor of Sports Management (BSM) is a three-year full-time study offered in partnership with the University of Mumbai. A bachelor's degree program is primarily focused on management and coaching. Among the other management components are administrative activities, planning, organizing, managing, and operating for many sporting ventures.

It also educates you about the business side of sports, such as sports systems and organizations, finance, promotion, management, law, and other topics.

Master's Degree in Sports Management (MSM)

A Master of Sports Management (MSM) is a two-year full-time program offered in partnership with the University of Mumbai. By teaching the necessary business and leadership abilities, MSM strives to build world-class leaders who can handle and manage their responsibilities with an understanding of the practices, strategies, and fundamentals of the athletic environment and the scopes in the connected industry.

Post Graduate Program In Sports and Wellness Management

The Post Graduate Programme in Sports and Wellness Management at IISM is an 11-month autonomous sports management program that provides students with an overview of the sport management industry and how sports are delivered in India by providing a strong foundation in understanding the sports business as well as the unique knowledge and skills required by sport managers.

Post Graduate Program in Sports Event Management

The International Institute of Sports Management has launched a new Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Sports Event Management for students to pursue. The course lasts 11 months and is a self-paced program.

The sports event management program is a one-of-a-kind program created by industry and international sport management professionals. Candidates should not pass up this opportunity, given the high need for sport event managers in today's fast-paced sporting environment.

SMAT Application Form 2023

While filling out the IISM SMAT 2023 application form, candidates must ensure that they follow the instructions listed below:

  • Before applying to the program, please read the instructions carefully.
  • All fields marked with a * must be completed.
  • When you successfully submit the IISM SMAT online form by completing an online payment, an Online Application Number will be presented.
  • Please keep scanned copies of your colored photograph and signature on hand for posting.
  • When applying for the SMAT 2023 online, candidates must include supporting documentation of their accomplishments. Students who are unable to pass stage 1 of the SMAT can reapply.
IISM SMAT 2023 Registration Apply Here

SMAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

The Bachelor of Sports Management (BSM) program lasts three years, and the Masters of Sports Management (MSM) program lasts two years. Both programs are affiliated with the University of Mumbai. The Post Graduate Programme in Sports Management (PGPSM) and Post Graduate Programme in Sports Event Management (PGPSEM) last 11 months and are available in Mumbai at the IISM Campus, Fleet House, Marol.

Candidates who intend to take the SMAT must meet the eligibility requirements. Officials will reject application forms that do not meet the eligibility conditions. 

Admission through SMAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

  • Open Division: For applicants in the Open category, the minimum needed aggregate score at the HSC and graduation level (Bachelor's degree) is 50%.
  • Reserved Category: The minimum needed aggregate score at the HSC and graduation level (Bachelor's degree) is 45 percent for applicants from the Reserved category. 

SMAT Eligibility for MAH CET 2023 Admission:

Postgraduate applicants may also apply using their MAH-CET 2023 scores.

  • Open Division: The recommended minimum MAH CET percentile is 50.
  • Category Reserved: The recommended minimum MAH CET percentile is 45.

SMAT 2023 Exam Pattern

The SMAT paper is divided into five sections with 80 questions. A candidate is given 80 minutes to complete the entire 80-point paper.

Sections SMAT 2023 Pattern SMAT Marks
Section 1 Quantitative Analysis 12
Section 2 Data Interpretation 12
Section 3 Logical Reasoning 12
Section 4 Verbal Ability, Verbal Reasoning & Reading Comprehension 20
Section 5 Sports Awareness 24
Total 80

SMAT 2023 Syllabus

Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, and Verbal & Reading Comprehension are the three components of the SMAT IISM 2023 Syllabus.

The SMAT exam will consist of 60 objective-type questions, each worth two points. Before developing a study plan, applicants should thoroughly review the SMAT syllabus 2023.

SMAT 2023 Section- Wise Syllabus

Sports Management Admission Test Entrance exam will be for 80 Marks and will comprise the following:

  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Data Interpretation
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Verbal Ability
  • Sports Awareness

Quantitative Aptitude

The topics from SMAT Quantitative Aptitude syllabus section are tabulated below. 

Numbers Averages and Percentages
Roots, Indices, Surds Simple & Compound Interest
Profit & Loss Algebraic Formulae
Linear & Quadratic Equations Ratio & Proportion
Partnership Mixtures & Alligations
Time, Speed & Distance Work-Related Problems
Pipes & Cisterns Geometry: Lines, Angles & Triangles, Polygons
Circles & Mensuration Permutations & Combinations
Probability Determinants
Vectors Integration and Differentiation

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

Important topics of Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, SMAT 2023 exam will have questions on these topics.

Coding & Decoding Symbol Based Logic
Family Tree & Directions Arrangements: Linear, Circular, Matrix Arrangements
Groups & Conditionality Logical Series
Selection Criteria Sequential O/P Tracing
Analogies, Odd one out Logical Puzzles
Calendar Syllogism

Verbal & Reading Comprehension

Check the table below for important topics of SMAT syllabus for Verbal & Reading Comprehension.

Etymology & Roots Idioms & Phrases
Analogies Antonyms-Synonyms
Foreign Words Noun & Pronoun Errors Subject-Verb Agreement
Prepositions and Conjunctions Tenses, Modifiers & Parallelism
Reading Comprehension Inference-based passages Syllogisms
Logical Consistency Deductive Reasoning

SMAT 2023 Preparation Tips

IISM assesses a candidate's ability in Mathematics, English, and Logical Reasoning, focusing on their interest in the sports ecosystem. The online test assists students in developing the finest potential sports career. However, to pass the exam, the candidate must prepare well. Tips for each part are provided below.

Quantitative Analysis

  • A candidate must be clear and fluent with tricks to handle numerical issues quickly and easily.
  • Be familiar with the mathematical formulas to prevent spending more time on word problems.

Verbal Analysis

  • The sectional questions will assess a reader's ability to read. As a result, it is critical to be mindful and pay attention while reading the section.
  • The sectional would assess a candidate's language comprehension and communicative abilities.

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation

  • The part will assess a student's ability to extract logical data from a large pool.
  • A candidate must grasp and use the data.
  • Students must be able to utilize logic rationally and then make decisions.

Sports Awareness

Sports-related questions (encompassing all facets of sports) receive a 30% weightage in the SMAT paper. As a result, students must become familiar with all facets of sports, including:

  • Governing Bodies in the industry
  • Sports Authorities
  • Sports Infrastructure
  • Sports leagues/Tournaments
  • Sports Activities –Now and in the Past
  • Financial Aspects of Sports Nationally as well as Globally
  • Administrative Perspective in the sports industry

SMAT 2023 Sample Papers

To assist students in better preparing for the exam, we have compiled a list of official SMAT sample papers made accessible by IISM.

IISM SMAT Sample Papers Click Here

SMAT Selection Criteria 2023

  • Aspirants with MAH-MBA / MMS CET - Master of Sports Management and PGP in Sports and Wellness Management can apply with their MAH-CET marks and receive a waiver from the SMAT 2023 Exam.
  • Case studies & Overall For 100 points, performance will include academic grades, athletic achievements, and extracurricular activities.
  • Case studies are intended to extract and evaluate the aspirant's finest expertise. It consists of instances that will give a good impression of how aspirants think, their outlook on situations, their knowledge of current affairs, and their ability to plan actions.
  • The conducting body seeks to evaluate how applicants would react to or act on scenarios they would confront in the fast-expanding Sports Management business using Case Lets. The test is specifically developed for students with a deep interest in sports and a desire to pursue a career in sports administration from any educational or geographical background.
  • This exam is administered online, and applicants must report to the designated SMAT 2023 test centre to take the exam.

SMAT 2023 Qualifying Marks

  • To qualify for IISM SMAT Stage 2, an applicant must score at least 50% in Stage 1.
  • The second stage - the panel interview - will be worth 120 marks.
  • To get admitted to IISM, the candidate must achieve a minimum cumulative score of 60% in Stages 1 and 2.

SMAT 2023 Contact Information

Learning Campus Address: Ground Floor, Smartworks, Fleet Building, Chimat Pada Rd, Gamdevi, Marol, Andheri East, Mumbai 400059

Phone: 022-65118872

Official Website: 


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