Department of Physical Education & Sports


The sporting, fitness, and leisure facilities on campus are extensive. Sporting facilities include Cricket, Hockey, Soccer, Volleyball, Badminton, Tennis and Table Tennis. An athletics track, as well as a multipurpose sports arena and facilities for other indoor games, is proposed. MU has drawn plans to organize various intra and inter-college competitions and tournaments in all games and sports activities every year. These include Athletics Track and Field events such as race, long/high jumps, shot-put, javelin throw, discus throw etc. and numerous football, volley-ball, cricket matches and chess and carrom contests. Those who excel in sports activities are given various awards, prizes, medals, and certificates.

01 Fitness Club

Fitness Club spreads awareness and organizes workshops of different themes to encourage students to take part in physical activities.

02 School of Yoga

The school of yoga is positioned to help the staff and students to manage stress and pressure which prevails in the professional world and to promote emotional wellness. Flexibility and improved strength, enhancement of the immune system and improved balance and postural alignment are few of the targets of School of Yoga.

03 Sports and Co-curricular Activities

As a part of holistic development, MU is conducting various adventure and recreational activities like spiritual talk, meditation, camp of art of living, mountaineering and trekking activities.

04 Open Elective and PHD

The University recognizes the importance of integrating theoretical knowledge with practical experience. Our curriculum offers a unique open elective course, “Wellness and Fitness,” that empowers students to develop a deeper understanding of healthy living practices and fitness principles. This credit-bearing course provides valuable insights into maintaining physical and mental well-being, complementing the practical skills gained through our workshops and competitions.
Furthermore, the department fosters advanced research opportunities through our Ph.D. Scholars program, nurturing future leaders in the field of sports science and physical education.

05 Sports Quota

This category is intended for the two percent of seats that are available in each course. Sports-related benefits are not permitted for applicants who did not apply for admission under the designated sports category.
The only games, events, and sports that candidates requesting admission under the sports category will be given consideration are those that are part of the Olympic, Asian, or Commonwealth Games that immediately precede the year of admission.
100% scholarship on tuition fee waiver for international sports participation; Their sole expenses are accommodation and food.
75% scholarship on tuition fees waiver for medalists at the national level; 50% scholarship on tuition fee waiver for participation at the national level; 20% scholarship on tuition fee waiver for medalists at the state level; and 10% fee waiver for participation at the state level.

Event Calendar

Date and Month 2024-2025 Event
May-June MU Nations Cup/Hostel Tournaments (Indoor)
June International Yoga Day Celebration
July- August MU Hostel Volleyball & Basketball Tournament
August Independence Day Celebration (Pyramid competition)
August MU Chess Competition
August Fitness Challenge
September MU Dead lift Competition
September MU Badminton Competition
October MU Table Tennis Competition
October MU Basketball Competition
December MU Kabaddi Competition
December MU Football Competition
December MU Volleyball Competition
January Republic Day Celebration
February MU Kho-Kho Competition
February MU Cricket Competition
February Annual MU Sports Fest Celebration
March Invitational Cricket Competition

Students Achievements

The Women’s Cricket Team of Marwadi University, Marwadi Marvels, won the Top Champions League (TCL) Season 1 held in Rajkot during June, 2022

Marwadi Students won the 1st prize in Volleyball Tournament in Khel Mahakumbh District Level competition.

National Para Swimming Championship, Our MBA Student, Jigar Thakkar, won 1 Gold and 2 Silver Medals at the 21st Competition held at Udaipur.

Ms Shayona Hirpara (BBA Hons Student of Marwadi University) won Gold Medal in the National Level Competition of Second Open National Taekwondo Championship 2017. The competition was held in Malda, West Bengal. It was a 2 days event in which around 450+ students participated from all over India and among these students, 40 students were from Gujarat.

Training for this competition had been taken under the guidance of Mr S. Vishwanathan who is 2nd Dan Black Belt and has 30 years of experience. He is a Judge and Referee in the various National and International competitions.

Hostel Facilities




Box Cricket

Table Tennis
Fitness Centre and Gymnasium

Regular meetings of the student committees and administration department.
The campus premises has a fully equipped gym and separate courts for Volley Ball, Basket Ball, and Badminton. The concerned staff looks after the university assets and ensures that the hostel remains responsive all the time.

Hostel Facilities

24×7 Securities
Well-furnished rooms

Wi-Fi Internet facility
Indoor games (Carom, Badminton etc)
Laundry Facility

Library collection of national/international newspapers, magazines, etc. from morning 7:00 am to 8:00 pm
Hostel facilities for strength of more than 2000 students.
Dance room

Separate gymnasium for girls and boys
Hot and Cold Water
Banking Facility

Regular meetings of the student committees and administration department.
Medical Facility

Hostel rooms are fully furnished with beds, ceiling fans and lights, study tables, chairs and inbuilt cupboards.
ATM Facility
Music room

Common room with TV & cable facility
The campus premises has a fully equipped gym and separate courts for Volley Ball, Basket Ball, and Badminton. The concerned staff looks after the university assets and ensures that the hostel remains responsive all the time.

Other Facilities

Other Facilities

Sports Director

Dr. Jahanavee Ichchhaporia
Associate Professor & Director Sports Department of Physical Education & Sports
Esteemed sports enthusiasts,
We at the Department of Physical Education and Sports extend a warm welcome to all who share a passion for Sports excellence and competitive spirit. Our department offers an unparalleled environment for individuals of all skill levels, from seasoned athletes to aspiring newcomers, to pursue their sporting aspirations.
Our state-of-the-art facilities, encompassing expansive outdoor grounds, dedicated multi-sport complexes, and specialized training areas, provide the perfect platform for honing your skills and pushing your limits. Beyond the physical infrastructure, we cultivate an inclusive and supportive community where experienced instructors guide your journey, fostering a spirit of camaraderie and healthy competition.
Whether you seek to participate in intramural leagues, test your mettle in intercollegiate competitions, or simply engage in recreational activities, our department offers a multitude of opportunities. We invite you to explore our website and delve deeper into the diverse programs and resources available to you.
Join us, and embark on a journey of discovery of oneself. We are confident that within our esteemed community, one will find the inspiration, support, and resources to achieve holistic health and forge lasting memories.

Awards & Recognition

“When the individual performance rises, we shine together as a team”

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