Physical Education

Department of Physical Education

 “Physical Education is an Integral part of total process of Education, is a field of Endeavour which has its aim the development of Physically, Mentally, Emotionally and Socially fit citizens through the medium of physical activities which have been selected with a view to realizing these outcomes.”

Keeping the above objectives in mind the Physical Education Department of M.A College was introduced to create  a sound body, sharp mind and wholesome personality in each  Individual student of our college. The physical Education Department of M.A College, one of the premier department of  sports in M.G University, is now excels as the best Physical Education Departments in  Kerala.  

              "Play is the only way the highest intelligence of man can unfold", said Joseph Chilton Pearce. 

To unleash this intelligence that is dormant in our students, the Physical Education Department of  the College support and motivate the students  to participate in various inter-collegiate, state, national and international level competitions sport activities.The department includes all the major Sports, Games, Yoga, Aerobics, Gymnastics and Calisthenics. We have separate courts for basketball, volleyball, football and a 400 m track for athletics.The college is also having an International level swimming pool and a shooting range and have a cricket pitch for cricket buffs and facilities for throw ball as well. Selections for the college team are held at the beginning of the academic year. Special coaching camps are held for major sports like football, basketball, volleyball, cricket, throw ball and swimming. Our students are encouraged to participate in inter-collegiate, state, national and international level competitions. The department conducts annual sports  event, held for two days ,provides students a platform to participate in various sports events. This  inter-collegiate sports fest is one of the many opportunities for exhibition of sportsmanship by our students.The Department offers an open course whose content includes such interesting areas as Biomechanics in Sports, Exercise Physiology, Sports psychology, Sports Management, Sports Nutrition. Students will also be taught of the values and ethical practices that ought to go with sports. The course, as its very nature demands, will adequately bridge the gap between theory and practice.

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  • Mar Athanasius College
  • Kothamangalam College P.O.
  • Kothamangalam. Kerala,- 686 666
  • 0485 - 2822512, 0485 - 2822378, 0485 - 2851055, 0485 - 2822326
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