Department of Physical Education & Sports


Year of Establishment      :  1979

A Brief History of Department


Established to cater to the need of the students of the campus.  Later it was spread to the affiliated Colleges of Sri Krishnadevaraya University Area to organise the Inter-Collegiate Tournament, select the University teams, arrange  coaching camps and  participation in and organisation of Inter-University Tournaments.  In the year, 1990, Master Degree in Physical Education was started and in 1992 M.Phil and Ph.D Programme in Physical Education were launched.  This is the only University in Andhra Pradesh offering two years Master Degree in Physical Education and Ph.D programme in Physical Education.

Chairmen, BOS & Head of Department

Chairman/Chairperson Head/Coordinators
Prof. C. S. Prasad Babu Prof. M. Buddanna


Names and Designations of the faculty



1.  Dr. M.V. Srinivasan
Assistant Professor


Faculty currently holding other positions
Dr. M.V. Srinivasan In-charge, MPEd Course, NSS Program Officer for Arts Groups


Courses offered by the Department : Master Degree in Physical Education (Two year course)

Areas of Specialization  - 

a) P.G level  &  Ph.D level
Sports Psychology
Sports Management
Exercise Physiology
Training methods

Extension Activities

Department is organising the Games & Sports for  90 affiliated Colleges.  It conducts  the Coaching camps and Inter-University levels Tournaments

Books published/edited by the Staff:

Research Methodology and Elementary  Statistics for Physical Education 1992 , Physics of Sports 1994;
Principles of Scientific coaching 1996

Seminars/Workshops/Symposia/refresher Course - Organised by the Department

Workshop 1994

Any other distinction of the Department
This is the only University conducting Masters Degree in Physical Education and Ph.D.  programme in Physical Education among Andhra Pradesh Universities. It conducted fifteen All India Inter-University Tournaments for Men & Women. Two players were selected for South Indian Cricket team.  Secured second place in All India Ball Badminton Men, 1996, South Zone Cricket, third place, 1994. I Place in 100mts and 200mts All India  Inter University  Athletic meet, 1999.