In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Scientific Association of Sports Management of Iran

Document Type : Research Paper


Sport Management, Payame Noor University


Depends  on the development and promotion of entrepreneurial behavior and various factors such as personality and psychological characteristics and environmental and structural factors. This paper  considers the environmental factors affecting the entrepreneurial spirit of students graduate  in Physical Education. The study population comprised all persons who, during the years 2007 to 2013 with Master's degree graduated in Physical Education from the University of Payame noor. Sample using stratified random sampling proportional to size 203 are selected. Environmental factors include the size of the social, cultural, economic, political, educational, environmental and international researcher-made questionnaire and entrepreneurial spirit has been assessed by kordenaeej questionnaire. In order to  fit the observed pattern and the role of environmental factors on the entrepreneurial skills of  confirmatory factor analysis  and path analysis were used. The data  from the male and Amos  software (SPSS) was analyzed. There was a high correlation (73%) graduates between environmental factors and entrepreneurial spirit