Physical Education Courses

With the entire world gearing towards psychological and physical growth, most of the institutes have made it a point to introduce physical education in the curriculum. Physical education courses are offered at the bachelors, masters and doctoral level. Besides, the colleges also offer diploma and certificate courses in physical education.

The eligibility criteria for admission to physical education course may differ from one college to the other. However, as per the basic guidelines, candidates willing to pursue a bachelors degree in physical education must have participated in athletics or games competitions organized at the state level or in schools, colleges and universities. In addition, candidates need to score a minimum of 50% in the entrance examination. On the other hand, candidates willing to pursue a master’s degree in physical education must have completed their postgraduate diploma or bachelors’ degree with a minimum of 55% marks.

Let us now take a look at some of the colleges offering physical education courses:

  1. Adarsh College of Physical Education
  2. Acharya Narendra Dev Klasan College
  3. Amity School of Physical Studies and Sports Sciences
  4. Andhra University
  5. Amravati Shikshan Prasarak Mandals College of Physical Education
  6. Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University
  7. Banaras Hindu University
  8. B.K. Patil College of Physical Education
  9. Beynon-Smith College of Physical Education
  10. B.P.C.A.S. College of Physical Education
  11. Indian Institute of Research In Yoga and Allied Sciences
  12. Bal Gangadhar Tilak Shikshan Sansthas Mahatma Jyotiba Phule College
  13. Gujarat Vidyapith
  14. Lucknow Christian College
  15. Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education
  16. Rajiv Gandhi Mahavidyalaya
  17. Guru Nanak Dev University
  18. Nagpur College of Physical Education
  19. Osmania University
  20. Bangalore University
  21. Jadavpur University
  22. Kalyani University
  23. University of Burdwan
  24. Karnataka University
  25. University of Kerala
  26. Mangalore University
  27. University of Calcutta
  28. University of Madras
  29. University of Lucknow
  30. University of Mysore
  31. University of Mumbai
  32. University of Pune