Department of Sport Science and Physical Education
Two degree programmes namely B.Sc. Special Degree in Sport Sciences & Management and B.Sc. Special Degree in Physical Education have been awarded since 2008 through the Faculty of Applied Sciences. The Department of Sport Sciences and Physical Education was established in 01st March 2011.
The courses of Sport Sciences & Management degree programme is specially designed to produce graduates with basic scientific sport skills and management skills required for today’s teaching sports at primary, secondary and tertiary education levels and at other industries and organizations. The degree programme in Physical Education is specially designed to produce graduates who are competent the scientific basis of physical education activities and practices.
The duration of the degree programmes are four years and at present there is a great demand for the degree programme which is significantly shown by the increasing number of student intake each year and at present the intake has reached the maximum capacity. The both degree programmes are well supported by practical activities and projects that has enabled to produce skilled and competent graduates within four years.
The department also has much collaboration with sports organizations facilitating the students to participate in many national and international gaming competitions and couching programmes. The staff comprises of one senior lecturer, four temporary lecturers. The service of eminent sport specialists is also obtained to conduct both practical and theory courses for the students.