Department of Physical Education


The department of Physical Education came into existence in July 1975. The department grew to its full strength of four teachers in the year 1985. Subsequently Physical Education was offered as an elective subject at undergraduate level in the year 1985. Games like Boxing, Kho-Kho, Football, Gymnastics, were among the introductory games in the college. Our college has been amongst the top five colleges of Panjab University in sports for the last 30 years. The college has produced many international players in different games over the years since the inception of department of Physical Education. Chandigarh Sports Department provides incentives in the form of ‘WING’ to the outstanding sports persons of the college every year in different sports disciplines. The department provides excellent sports facilities to the young and energetic players to hone their skills. Every year we participate in more than 36 games in the PUIC competitions.

Course Offered Duration Academic Qualification Mode of Admission
B.A. 3 YEARS (SEMESTER SYSTEM) 10+2 in any stream At Least 50 % marks in 10+2.
Name & Email Designation No. of Publications with ISSN number Conferences/ Seminar/ Workshops Attended Specialization
Dr. Rakesh Verma M.A., Ph.D Assistant Professor 2 2 Basketball & Netball
Dr. Rajinder Mann MA, PhD Assistant Professor 3 5 Swimming and Water Polo
Dr. Shaminder MA, PhD Assistant Professor Handball
Dr. Jaswinder Kaur MA, PhD Assistant Professor Athletics

Sports and studies are an integral part of the college life. Sports in S.D. College play an important role in the development of overall personality of the students. Students are encouraged to take part in games and sports. Our college teams participate in more than 36 games in the Panjab University Inter College Tournaments. The department provides exclusive grounds, equipments and training facilities to the students in the following disciplines:

  • Athletic Track
  • Badminton
  • Ball Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing Rink
  • Chess
  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Handball
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Kho-Kho
  • Korfball
  • Netball
  • Softball
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball

There are 412 books in the main library in the field of sports and Physical Education. Books are added every year by purchasing new books as per the requirements. The department has subscribed to Sports Star and other health magazines both in English and Hindi.

Sports Achievements

Year Achievement
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Sports Meet is an annual feature in the sports calendar of the college. Active participation of the college students is encouraged and ensured by giving representation to all the departments of the college. This session, it was organized on 30th and 31st January, 2014. Two events each were organized for boys and girls. The boys displayed their skills in Cricket and Volleyball whereas the girls displayed their strength in Tug of War and their speed in 100 m race. It was a fun filled meet with competitive spirit. The winners were suitable rewarded with medals and trophies.

The college also appreciates the efforts of the players of different teams by honoring them with following awards on the Annual Day.
  • Roll of Honour
  • College Colour
  • Distinction
  • Merit Certificate
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