220 Jobs In Sports Industry | SAI Assistant Coach Recruitment

Jobs In Sports Industry: Sports Authority of India (SAI) is looking for 220 sportspersons who can be appointed as Assistant coaches in its various sports centres for 26 specific sports items. The candidates should be seasoned exponents in a specific sports discipline and having a Diploma in Coaching from SAI, NS NIS, or from any other recognised Indian or Foreign University.

Alternatively, you must have represented the country in any of the international events like the Olympics. Appointments will be on a contract basis and extendable for a 04 year-cycle up to the age of 60 years subject to review. Check the full details of the advertisement below.

About Sports Authority of India

Sports Authority of India (SAI) was established in 1982 under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India for the promotion of sports in the country.

SAI has 2 Sports Academic institutions in the country, conducting research and PhD level courses in physical education and sports medicine. They are the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports at Patiala in Punjab, and the Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education at Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala).

Besides the Authority has 11 SAI Regional Centres” (SRC), 14 Centre of Excellence” (COE/COX), 56 Sports Training Centres”(STC) and 20 Special Area Games (SAG) in various parts of the country.

If you are interested in the offer of jobs in sports industry, you may apply online by visiting the website.

Important Dates

Commencement of Online registration27.08.2021
Last date to register Online application10.10.2021
Jobs In Sports Industry

Jobs In Sports Industry

220 Assistant Coach Vacancies in SAI

Jobs In Sports Industry Notification Overview

OrganizationSports Authority of India
PostAssistant Coach
No. of Vacancies220
Place of PostingAll India basis
Type of JobContract- 04 years-extendable

Jobs In Sports Industry Vacancy Details

Post No. of
Assistant Coach220
9 (Unreserved), 33 (Scheduled Caste), 59 (Other
Backward Classes), 22 (Economically Weaker Section) and 16 (Scheduled Tribes).

Reservation as per government rules

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Jobs In Sports Industry Eligibility Criteria

Age Limits (As of 10-10-2021)

Maximum Age40 years
  • There will be upper-age relaxation for reserved category candidates as per government rules.

Minimum Educational Qualifications

  • Diploma in Coaching from SAI, NS NIS, or from any other recognised Indian/ Foreign University OR
  • Olympic/International Participation OR
  • Dronacharya Awardee

Note for International Participation:

Participation in any discipline in-

  • Olympic Games
  • World Championships/ World Cups
  • Asian Games
  • Commonwealth Games
  • Asian Championships/ Asia Cup

Selection Process

  • The selection will be through an oral test of the discipline you have opted for and interview
  • If there are a large number of applications, there will be shortlisting of applications
  • The shortlisted candidates will be called for the Oral test/interview

SAI Assistant Coach Salary

Pay Scale
Rs. 41,420 -Rs.112,400


  • Salary will be fixed based on experience, certification and Dronacharya Award and after adding the increments
  • In case a person has eligibility because of two criteria then, criteria advantageous to him will be applicable or as opted by the candidate.
  • Higher salary will be considered to candidates with higher qualifications/ exceptional achievements

How to apply for SAI Assistant Coach Recruitment

Go through the notification and make sure that you fulfil the eligibility. You must have a valid email ID and mobile number. The only option available to apply for the post is Online through the official website of Sports Authority of India

  • So, visit SAI’s website https://sportsauthorityofindia.nic.in/saijobs/
  • Proceed filling up the application and submit
  • Visit the website regularly for updates on the recruitment process.

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