DEPARTMENT OF EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS
PROFILE 
The programmes offered by the department will be on total fitness that integrates Medical Fitness, Nutritional Fitness, Physical, Mental and Social Fitness. The effect of exercises on various systems are given due coverage. The unique feature is the internship Programme offered to students at various Hospitals and Fitness Centers Further, the curriculum provides an insight into the importance of nutrition, nutrition standard, balanced diet and calorific value required for various levels of sportsmen. The graduates can become specialists in Exercise Physiology in SAI Centers, Sports Academies, Professional Colleges, Universities, Fitness Centers, Exercise prescribers in Cardiology Dept. and Sports Nutritionists.
The programmes offered by this department give a clear understanding of the human movement especially in relation to Applied Sports. A study of Sports Biomechanics will help to analyze and interpret the cause and effect of the forces applied to and by the body. The study of Kinesiology will be of immense benefit to people wanting to improve overall health and performance. It is committed for training professionals who will have a strong foundation in the study of “movement” in sports from both theoretical and applied perspectives. The graduates can become specialists in Sports Biomechanics and Kinesiology in SAI Centre, Sports Academies, Professional Colleges and Universities Fitness and Rehabilitation Centres.
COURSES Offered 
S.NO.
COURSES
DURATION
ELIGIBILITY
1
Ph.D., in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition
With M.Phil (Regular 2-years / Part time 3-years) Without M.Phil (Regular 3-year / Part time 4-years)
M.Sc., Exercise Physiology and Nutrition or M.Phil., in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition.
2
M.Phil., in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition
1 Year
M.Sc., Exercise Physiology and Nutrition
3
M.Sc., Exercise Physiology and Nutrition
2 Years
B.Sc., in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition or B.Sc., Physical Education or B.Sc., in Nutrition and Dietetics or B.Sc., in Bio-Technology or B.Sc in Microbiology or B.Sc., in Chemistry or B.Sc., Physics or B.Sc., in Nursing or B.Sc., in Zoology or B.Sc., in Botany or B.Sc., in Bio-Chemistry or B.P.E or B.P.Ed.,
4
B.Sc., Exercise Physiology
3 Years
A Pass in H.Sc., or its Equivalent Examinations (Group I or Group II) Recognized by the Syndicate of TNPESU
5
M.Sc., Sports Biomechanics and Kinesiology
2 Years
Any Science Degree Recognized by the Syndicate of TNPESU
FACULTY 
S.NO.
STAFF NAME
DESIGNATION
SPECIALIZATION
MOBILE NO
E-mail - ID
1
Dr. Grace Helina
M.Sc(FT&NC), M.P.Ed, M.Phil, M.Sc(Y.T), Ph.D.
Professor & Head
Exercise Physiology
9841832928
gracenagaraj@yahoo.co.in
2
Dr. R. Venkatesan
M.Sc, M.P.Ed, M.Phil, PGDY, PGDCA, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
Exercise Physiology and Nutrition.
9444703070
ar.venkate@gmail.com
ar.venkat@yahoo.com.
3
Dr. P.K. Senthil Kumar
M.P.E.S., M.Phil, Ph.D., M.Sc (Ex.Phy).
Asst. Professor
Exercise Physiology
9865417000
pks.tnpesu@gmail.com
pks.tnpesu@yahoo.co.in.
4
Dr. P.Rajinikumar
M.Sc., M.P.E.S., M.Phil., Ph.D., PGDY
Asst. Professor &
NSS Co-ordinator
Sports Biomechanics
&
Kinesiology, Yoga and Hockey
9941923899
rajinipkp88@gmail.com
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