Department of Physical Education

Physical education is crucial in helping young people to learn and develop life skills. Despite recognition of the positive impact sport has on education and child development, physical education has not received its due in education systems across the world.

The Department of Physical Education at Eklavya University aims at promoting the importance of physical education as a cornerstone of all educational programs, and grooming and nurturing sports talent in individuals from a young age. The Physical Education Program strives to research and explore new possibilities in the field of physical education and sports.

The University has superior infrastructure and facilities for coaching and preparing sports people. It has well equipped play grounds for Hockey, Football, Cricket, Volleyball, Kho Kho, Kabaddi, Handball, Basketball, horse riding arena, etc. It also has facilities for indoor sports like Badminton and Table Tennis. The University has an Olympic size pool as well as a junior splash pool. Additionally, there is also a Gymnasium on campus equipped with modern machines.

The Department of Physical Education offers Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programs, and is regulated by the guidelines of the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), New Delhi.


  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles and concepts related to a variety of physical activities.
  • Understand the importance of physical activity to a healthy lifestyle and the various components that contribute to health-related fitness.
  • Acquire knowledge about recreation, health and safety education
  • Acquire knowledge about common communicable diseases.
  • Understand the nature of injuries and to provide first aid.
  • Understand the rules and the regulations of sports and games.
  • Develop skills in organizing comprehensive physical education programs in schools.

The Team

The Faculty at Eklavya University consists of a group of dynamic and motivated educators, driven by the desire to nurture young minds in the art of information access, management and consumption.

Academic & Industry Interface

Regular activities such as seminars, workshops and conferences are conducted with celebrated academicians in the field and industry professionals.

Career Scope

The department is led by experienced and committed team of dynamic faculty members who strive to achieve excellence in teaching and moulding future computer professionals who can meet the challenges of the highly competitive software market.