DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS MANAGEMENT AND SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY
PROFILE 
The sound management of any organization requires the application of scientific principles of management. While many of these principles are common to all spheres, every discipline has its own specialities to be taken care of. In the field of Physical Education and Sports, this requires much more than knowledge of Sports and Athletics. The Department of Sports Management and Sports Psychology and Sociology will concentrate on turning out efficient Sports Managers who will be in-charge of various Sports bodies. Team management, Event management, Facilities management, Sports infrastructure management, Sports information management, Sports marketing management, etc.,
Sports Psychology deals with understanding human behavior in sports setup. It underlines various psychological variables that influence sports performance. A study of Sports psychology suggests ways and means to develop psychological skills to optimize sports performance. Sports Sociology studies society’s multidimensional influence on sports and helps to understand different cultures and their implications on sports performance. Sports by itself influences, the society and brings out changes in the outlook of the society. Outstanding sports personalities bring out remarkable changes in the attitude and approach of the society to sports. The graduates can become specialists in Sport Psychology in SAI Centre, Sports Academies, Professional Colleges, Universities and Sports Counselors of the Sports fraternity.
COURSES Offered 
S.NO.
COURSES
DURATION
ELIGIBILITY
1
Ph.D., in Sports Psychology And Sociology
With M.Phil (Regular-2yrs / Part time-3yrs) Without M.Phil (Regular-3yrs / Part time-4yrs)
M.Sc., Sports Psychology and Sociology or M.Phil in sports Psychology and Sociology
2
M.Phil., in Sports Psychology and Sociology
1 Year
M.Sc., sports Psychology and Sociology
3
M.Sc., sports Psychology and Sociology
2 Years
Any Degree Recognized by the Syndicate of TNPESU
4
Ph.D., in Sports Management
With M.Phil (Regular-2yrs / Part time-3yrs) Without M.Phil (Regular-3yrs / Part time-4yrs)
M.B.A Sports Management/M.B.A General or M.Phil,. In Sports. Management/M.Phil., in Management
5
M.Phil., in Sports Management
1 Year
M.B.A Sports Management or M.B.A General
6
M.B.A., in Sports Management
2Years
Any Degree Recognized by the Syndicate of TNPESU
FACULTY 
S.NO.
STAFF NAME
DESIGNATION
SPECIALIZATION
MOBILE NO
E-mail - ID
1
Dr. V. Mangaiyarkarasi
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D
Professor
Sports Sociology,
Social Gerontology &
Woman Issues
mangaiy@hotmail.com
2
Dr. S. Prem Kumar
M.B.A., PGDIB., M.Phil., Ph.D
Professor &
Research Co-ordinator
Sports Marketing
9443212071
prem7974@gmail.com
3
Dr. Shahin Ahmed
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., M.B.A
Professor & Head
Sports Psychology
9841246509
khanshahinkhan@yahoo.co.in
4
Dr. V.Ramesh Kumar
BES, Ph.D., MBA, PGDHRM
Asst. Professor
Quantitative Methods,
&
Financial Management.
9444498649
vrkonline@yahoo.co.in
5
Dr. K.Kannadasan
M.P.E., M.Sc (Psy)., M.Phil. Ph.D.,
Asst. Professor
Sports Psychology,
&
Hockey
9786711402
kannaalen@gmail.com
6
Dr. P.Gopinathan
M.A (HIS), M.A (SOC), M.Sc(Psy), M.Sc(YOGA), M.S (Edu.Mgt), M.P.Ed., M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., NIS.Dip.in Handball, PGDSM, PGDSC, DGT.
Asst. Professor &
Sports Secretary
Sports Psychology,
&
Sports Coaching.
9444973711
gopi7654@yahoo.co.in
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