DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION
PROFILE 
Physical Education is an inter-disciplinary subject involving study of Education, Human Physiology, Anatomy and Social Sciences. It is the foundation for life long fitness and high performance in competitive sports. The Department has designed a relevant curriculum that includes both theoretical and practical components. The Physical Education teachers graduating from the Department will be fully equipped to be employed as Physical Directors in schools, colleges and Universities and also as Sports Managers and Sports Officers in public and private sector/institutions.
COURSES Offered 
S.NO.
COURSES
DURATION
ELIGIBILITY
1
Ph.D., in Physical Education
With M.Phil (Regular 2-years / Part time 3-years) Without M.Phil (Regular 3-years / Part time 4-years)
M.P.Ed or its Equivalent Degree approved by the Syndicate of TNPESU or MPhil in Physical Education
2
M.Phil in Physical Education
1 Year
M.PEd or its Equivalent Degree approved by the Syndicate of TNPESU
3
Master of Physical Education (M.P.Ed.,)
2 Years
Any Degree with B.P.Ed., or B.P.E., Degree
4
Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.,)
1 Year
Any Degree with proficiency in Games & Sports with minimum participation at Inter-Collegiate level. Age maximum 30 Years and 32 Years for SC/ST candidates as on 30 June 2012.
FACULTY 
S.NO.
STAFF NAME
DESIGNATION
SPECIALIZATION
MOBILE NO
E-mail - ID
1
Dr. S. Thirumalai Kumar
M.P.Ed., M.Sc(Psy)., M.Sc(Yoga)., M.Phil., PGDCA., P.G.D.A.S.P.E.S., Ph.D.
Professor and Head
Test, Measurement and Evaluation
9841019670
drstkpe@gmail.com
2
Dr.S.MANIKANDAN,
B.Sc (P.H.S), M.P.ED, M.PHIL, Ph.D., M.Sc(Yoga), NIS(Cert), PGDCA, PGDFM (Fitness Management)
PROFESSOR
SPORTS TRAINING METHODS - FOOTBALL & HANDBALL
9843523292
dr.v.s.manikandan@gmail.com
3
Mr.P. Kumaravelu
M.P.E.S., M.Phil
Asst. Professor &
Deputy Wardan
(Men's Hostel) &
Sports Co-ordinator
Training Methods
9894254700
velu@gmail.com
4
Dr. I. Lilly Puspham
B.A. B.PEd., M.PEd.,DY, M.PhIL,Ph.D.,(NIS)Athletic
Asst. Professor
Sports Psychology,
Sports Training & Coaching,
Athletic
8939613174
lilyharisports@gmail.com
5
Dr.K.RAJESHKUMAR
B.COM.,MCA.,M.P.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D
Assistant Professor & Joint Secretary (Sports)
SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY & COMPUTER APPLICATION HOCKEY
9944557785
krajeshkumar27@gmail.com
6
Dr.S.JAYAKUMAR
B.A.,M.P.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D
Assistant Professor & Sports Equipments In Charge
TRAINING METHODS,SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY KABADDI,KHO KHO
9444553332
maduraijaya@gmail.com
7
Dr.S.VELKUMAR
B.Sc.,M.P.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D
Assistant Professor & Deputy Wardern (Men's hostel)
SPORTS TRAINING, HAND BALL
9543881366
svelkumar05@gmail.com
8
Dr.C.LAKSHMANAN
B.P.E.,M.P.Ed.,M.Sc(Yoga).,PGD(Yoga) Ph.D
Assistant Professor & Sports Equipments In Charge
TEST AND MEASURMENT ,YOGA EDUCATION, CRICKET & ATHLETICS
9047832206
lakshmananphy@gmail.com
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