Top 10 Physical Education Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Playing sport may be sweltering but it also be a big dividend thanks to the various career options associated with games and sports these days. There are many lucrative and well-paying technical as well as other jobs beckoning students in anywhere of the world in today's globalized society.
There are several courses on physical education such as Bachelor in Physical Education (B. PEd), Masters in Physical Education (M. PEd), Certificate in Physical Education (C. PEd) and Diploma in Physical Education (D. PEd).
Nowadays several Universities have introduced Physical Education as a part of their curriculum. Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education and Sports Sciences (IGIPESS) Delhi, Osmania University Hyderabad, Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar, Shivaji University, Department of Sports, Kolhapur , Prasanmani College of Physical Education Agra University, Alagappa University, Annamalai University, University of Mumbai Faculty of Arts New Delhi, Sports Authority of India Thiruvananthapuram, University of Madras, Faculty of Physical Education, Centenary Buildings Chennai, Pondicherry University, Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Noida etc. offer different courses on Physical education.
In various universities across India University Grants Commission (UGC) has been promoting physical education and sports science as a subject. Thanks to the boom in the tourism Industry adventure sport is getting popular. Lots of resorts and hotels investing in adventure sports to attract tourists especially in Hilly areas. So a degree in adventure sports will always help the students in getting a job in these sectors. Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE) Gwalior run by the Sports and Youth Affairs Ministry offers an adventure sports course.
Students after completion of their course on physical education can become Physical Therapist, Athletic Trainer, Physical Education Teacher, Fitness Specialist–Personal Trainer, Fitness Director, Recreation Worker, Dance Medicine and Science, Geriatric Fitness Specialist, Gerontology, Athletic Coach, Sports Management, Sports Medicine Health Educator etc.
There are tremendous opportunities in the health sector also. One can work in sports academy, health clubs, Sport’s Goods manufacturing companies and in the areas of marketing. Also, there are opportunities as a commentator, sports journalist, Sports Photographer, sports trainer, school and college teacher physical training and many more.
For getting admission into Bachelor’s course students, can pursue the B. P Ed program after completion of the 12th standard examination. To pursue the Master’s course, an aspirant can take admission after completion of graduation in physical education.
|1||Madras Christian College||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|2||Periyar Maniammai University||Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu|
|3||CMS College of Science and Commerce||Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu|
|4||Voorhees College||Vellore, Tamil Nadu|
|5||Roever College of Education (B.Ed)||Perambalur, Tamil Nadu|
|6||YMCA College of Physical Education||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|7||Pope John Paul II College of Education||Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu|
|8||Selvamm Arts and Science College||Namakkal, Tamil Nadu|
|9||Vinayaga College of Education||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|10||Dr. N.G.P. College of Education||Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu|