The Department of Sports, Alagappa University, Karaikudi came into existence on 2008 as a tiny unit. The accelerated pace of sports achievements of the University over the recent decades have been instrumental in enabling the department to grow from strength to strength and occupy a place of prominence in the developmental road-map of the University. Headed by a regular director, the Department has a well-trained, competent and fully committed band of 2 coaches/instructors representing various disciplines.
It needs no reiteration that the Department has been moving on the path of sustained growth, both quantitative and qualitative, speedily and steadily crossing important milestones one after the other in terms of improved sports infrastructure development, management (conduct and organization) of intercollegiate and inter-university sports competitions, and coaching-training facilities…
A department committed in the provision of excellent Sports and recreational services.
To provide state-of-the-art Sports and recreation equipment and facilities, innovative programs, training, coaching, consultancy, research to support the production of holistic graduates.
Directorate of Physical Education
Phone : +91 4565 224400, 223199
E-mail : Alagappa.Director@gmail.com
The Department is in possession of a vast area measuring 20 acre housing the following facilities:
Multipurpose Gymnasium hall having facilities for Table Tennis, Badminton, Judo, Wrestling, Weightlifting, Fencing, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Taekwondo and Basketball on make-shift basis.
Directorate of Physical Education encourages research and innovation in sport. Its priorities are:
We have a national reputation for excellence and innovation for our research in the spheres of sport, physical education, physical activity, leisure, events and heritage.