Careers in Sports and Physical Education --- Job Prospects and Colleges

Sports and Physical Education

 

Sports is no longer a passtime or a matter of hobby alone. It has attained a prestigious status alt over the world. It involves both prestige and huge sums of money. With the corporate world making its contribution, career opportunities in spots are increasing. While there are a host of jobs provided by the government organisations like Sports Authority of India, National Institute of sports, Universities, colleges, Schools, Public and Private Sector Companies, job opportunities are also provided by Indian Railways, Indian Airlines, Panjab & Sind Bank, State Bank of India etc. Jobs to sports person are offered in the form of Sports Quota.

 

Course of study
Choice of career is dependent on the type of course of study available. In India at senior secondary level, physical education is available as one of the optional subjects. But, at college and university level, the only types of courses of study available in physical education are:

  1. B.P. Ed. in colleges of physical education
  2. B.Sc. in general colleges.

 

List of Institutes

 

1. Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh

 

2. Annamalai University

PO Annamalai Nagar

Tamil Nadu

 

3. Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

 

4. Barlatullah Viswavidyalaya

Hoshangabad Road

Bhopal

 

5. Devi Ahilya Viswavidyalaya

Pachpedi

Jabalpur

 

6. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Faculty of Arts,

Aurangabad

 

7. Gujarat Vidyapeeth,

Ahmedabad

 

8. Guru Janak Dev University, Faculty of Arts & Social Science, Amritsar,

Punjab

 

9. Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education & Sports Sciences, (University of Delhi),

B.BIock, Vikaspuri,

New Delhi

 

10. Jiwaji University,

Vidya Vihar,

Gwalior

 

11. Kurukshetra University

Faculty of Arts & Languages Social Science & Indie Studies

Kurukshetra

Haryana

 

12. Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education, (Deemed University), Govt, of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

Shakti Nagar, Race Course Road

Gwalior

 

13. Madurai Kamraj University

Madurai

website: www.mkuniversity.org

 

14. Manipur University

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Canchipur,Imphal

website: www.manipuruniv.ac.in

 

 

15. Manomaniam Sundaranar University

University Campus

Abishekapatti

Tirunelveli

 

16. Nagpur University

Near Maharaj Bagh

MG Marg

Nagpur

 

17. Panjab University

Sector 14

Chandigarh

 

18. Pondicherry University

Faculty of Arts

R.Venkataraman Nagar

Kalapet

Pondicherry

 

19. Sai Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education

Kariavattam PO,

Thiruvananthapuram

 

20. Shivaji University, Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Social Sciences

Vidyanagar

Kolhapur

 

21. Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College (University of Delhi)

Delhi

 

22. University of Madras

Centenary Buildings

Chepauk, Triplicane PO,

Chennai

 

23. University of Rajasthan

Gandhi Nagar

Jaipur