Physical Education

Brief History
    The Department of Physical Education was established by the University of Mysore in the year 1928. It caters to the sports needs of four Constituent Colleges, Four Post Graduate Centers and 204 affiliated Colleges. The following persons rendered services as full fledged Directors of Physical Education

  •               Cap. M.G. Vijaya Sarathi, 1942-56
  •               Sri. A. Narayana Swamy 1956-65
  •               Capt. H. Veeraraj Urs 1965-84
  •               Sri. V. Chikkavenkatappa 1984-93
  •               Dr. C. Krishna 1993-2015
  •               Dr. Krishanaiah (IC) 2015 - till date

 Health for All
 Fitness for Sports Now and Better Living Later
 Enhancement of Sports Standard
 To inculcate Healthy Habits among the Students who Frequent the Sports Grounds (Involve themselves in sports programmes)
 To Motivate Sportspersons to work towards increased Physical Fitness
 Fitness helps Students to Perform Better in Sports Today and Discharge their Duties well in Society later. Grooming Individuals to be better citizens.
 To Provide Systematic and Scientific Sports Training
 To help Salvage the Prestige of the Nation in International Sports Contests.
                    Physical Eduation,
                    Sports Pavilion,
                    University of Mysore,
                    Phone: 0821-2419252