GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
DURGAPUR GOVERNMENT COLLEGE
Jawaharlal Nehru Avenue, Durgapur - 713214, Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal, India
NAAC Accredited College with B++ grade in 2007 (first cycle) with UGC 12(b) and 2(f) status
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION
The Department of Physical Education has made remarkable achievement in the sphere of sports and games,especially in intramural and extramural competitions. Noteworthy achievements are in football, cricket, badminton and athletics. Other games organized in tandem are Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, Handball, Carometc.It has been found the students are interested and motivated to take part in various activities apart from their studies. Durgapur region has significant contribution in different games and sports activities towards the state. Special coaching classes and friendly matches are organized intermittently to accustom the students for District, State and National level Meets.
There are four posts for permanent teachers of which only two are fulfilled by Sri Saumitra Karmakar and Dr. Nazrul Islam Mallick accompanied by two part-time teachers. The part-time teachers are Sri Basudev De and Dr. ChaitaliDutta. The College has standard football, volleyball and basketball ground. The Annual Athletic and District Meets in the college arecolourful and competitive in the true spirit of sportsmanship. To maintain the glory of sport and the honour of our teams an indoor stadium containing the state of the art facilities like multi-gym, badminton, table tennis and laboratory is essential for the college.
Courses offered: Undergraduate:
BA General (1+1+1 Regulation) under Burdwan University
BA General (1+1+1 Regulation) under KaziNazrul University
BA Programme (Semester under CBCS) under KaziNazrul University
b. Annual Sports and Games