Department of Physical Education

Department of Physical Education

The department of Physical Education in the college has a fascinating history. The department was started in the year 1966. The college is recognized as one of the front -ranking colleges, in the fields ofSports and Games. The college was brought under sports academy scheme in athletics during 2015 by the Kerala State Sports Council and athletes henceforth are pursuing their studies in the college in different programmes.

The department follows the norms, rules and regulations of the M G University and Government of Kerala regarding sports quota admission to the various programmes. It also conducts selection trails among the applicants before the admission.

To impart a healthy competitive spirit among students and to inculcate the habit of team work, house system has been introduced in the college. All students belong to one or the other house on the basis of their subject and will be guided by their respective house captains.The annual inter house tournaments are held in all major games and certificates, trophies and shields are awarded to the winners. An inter-house athletic meet is also organized every year and certificates of merit, medals and trophies are awarded accordingly.

Every year the PTA gives awards to the best athletes of the college. Prof Marykutty Chacko Endowment is also awarded to the outstanding student every year.

  • Physical education Open course (Theory) to V Semester students.
  • Giving coaching to students in various games.
  • Conducting health education classes to 1 st year degree students.
  • Yoga classes for interested staff and students.
  • Conduct annual sports meet and inter house tournaments.
  • Monitoring the overall development of the students and supervising their studies, behavior, discipline and punctuality in the college campus.
  • Conducting summer camps for athletics & Weight Lifting
  • Selected players should undergo coaching camp and practice matches before participating in the inter collegiate, university, state level and district level.
  • Preparing budget for each game for practice and tournament.
  • Preparing schedule for the students participating in the competition.
  • Preparing vouchers, bills, eligibility porforma, admission list etc.
  • Informing the students regarding the selection trials through public announcement system.
  • Providing sports kits, sports goods and sports wears for their practice and tournaments.
  • Awarding sports scholarship to the outstanding sportsmen & women.
  • Extension centre for giving coaching to physical efficiency test for various jobs (students & public)

Prof.Praveen Thariyan
Assistant Professor

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The infrastructure facilities available with the department are:

  • Store and sports room
  • 400mts 8-lane track
  • Volleyball court
  • Basketball court with concrete surface
  • Football court
  • Shuttle badminton court -2(Indoor)
  • Handball court
  • Cricket pitch- Turf Wicket
  • Longjump pit-2 ( One pit with synthetic runway)
  • Ball badminton court
  • Gymnasium
  • Wrestling mats
  • Weight Training set
  • Table Tennis board
Free Hostel Facility

Free hostel facility and Mess to outstanding athletes and players.


Authors Year of Publication Title of the Paper Journal / Volume Pages ISBN
Praveen Thariyan 2015 Effect of Swiss Ball training on selected Physical Fitness variables among High jumpers Domician Discern Volume I Issue-2 October-December 2015 113-124 2454-5708
Praveen Thariyan 2015 Hygiene in Sports PESQUISA- International Journal of Research, Vol.2, Issue-1, November 2016 94-96 2456-4052
Dr. Tom Thomas & Praveen Thariyan 2018 Sports as a catalyst in women empowerment Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research, Vol 7, Issue 2, February 2018 719-724 2278-4853
Dr. Tom Thomas & Praveen Thariyan 2018 Sports as a catalyst in women empowerment Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research, Vol 7, Issue 2, February 2018 719-724 2278-4853
Name Description
Manojlal K J Olympics 2000
Joji Mathew S A A F Games1995
Prakash E G Indian Universities cross country team 1989
Primesh P S World Junior Athletic meet 2001
Primesh P S Afro- Asian Games 2002
Saji P S World Junior Athletic meet 2001
Libin Jacob Asian Classic Power Lifting 2017

Placement Records

Name Description
Manoj Lal Olympian, Indian Railways, Eranakulam
Roy K. Mani Customs and Central Excise, Chenni
Bobby K. Mani Associate Professor in Physical Education, Marian College Kuttikanam.
Praveen Thariyan Assistant Professor in Physical Education, S.D. College Kanjirapally
Joji Mathew Doctor, U.K
Primesh P.S LIC, Kottarakara
Saji P.S C.I, CRPF Delhi
Jyothi K. S.I, CRPF Delhi
Rajesh Babu S.I, CRPF Delhi
Gijo George Assistant Professor in Physical Education, Pavanathma College Murikkassery
Maju Manuel Teacher in Physical Education, St George HSS Kattapana
Bennymon C S Teacher in Physical Education, Gracey Memorial School Parathodu
Sudheesh K M Athletics Coach, BRC Kanjirapally
Baiju Joseph Athletics Coach, Kerala Sports Council
Janeesh P. Haridas MEG Hyderabad
Bipin P. Bhasi MEG Bangalore
Janeesh P. Haridas Clerk, Kerala Forest Service
Janeesh P. Haridas General Duty, Indian Army
Pramod Kumar C.R MEG Hyderabad
Ajesh Mathew Kerala Police
Daneesh Steaphan Indian Railways-Pune
Pramod Kumar C.R Indian Army
Pramod Kumar C.R Teacher in Physical Education, St Epherm’s School Chirakkadavu
Jortin Mathew Teacher in Physical Education, JJ Murphy Yendayar
Pramod Kumar C.R Teacher in Physical Education, St Epherm’s School Chirakkadavu
Nissam N S Kerala Police
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