Established in the year 1998, Department of Physical Education, Durgapur Government College has made remarkable achievements in the sphere of Sports and Games especially in Intra- and Extra- mural competitions. Noteworthy achievements are in football, cricket, badminton and athletics. Other games organized in tandem are Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, Handball, Carom etc. 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. The College has standard football, volleyball and basketball ground. The Annual Athletic and District Meets in the college are colourful 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.
The Department offers course in Physical Education to students of different Arts as well as Science Programme under the affiliation of Kazi Nazrul university, Asansol.
• Demonstration method of teaching (Specific method of Sports teaching and coaching)
• Audio-Visual Clips of different sports skills are shown to the students for better understanding and improvement of their performance in sports.
• Department preserves separate CDs for these clips. Merit and written test followed by field performance.
Assessment is done through practicals, class tests and participation of students in different sports tournaments