Ever since its inception in 1964, St.Joseph’s College has made significant contributions to the world of sports - international, national and regional. Today, the college can boast of about eleven teams- Volleyball, Shuttle Badminton, Ballbadminton, Basketball, Athletics, Football, Net Ball Judo, Archery, Cricket, Lawn Tennis, Yoga and so on. The college also maintains state- of- the- art infrastructure facilities which include an Indoor stadium, Fitness centre, Wellness centre, Yoga centre and the like.
The joy of healthy living through physical dynamism
To train women to be physically fit, mentally sound and emotionally balanced through systematic and organised physical activities to create healthy families for a better world.
Details of faculty members
Name of the faculty
Head & Assistant professor
Consultancy & Extension Activities
- Sports Events
- Health & Fitness
- Sport Psychology
Highlights of the Department-2010-15
- Volleyball team has won 32 years consecutively in Calicut University Championship
- The college has four Sports Hostel Scheme (grant) of Kerala State Sports Council(Volleyball, Basketball, Football and Volleyball-School).
- Sports Academy for Shuttle Badminton for School students (Both Boys and Girls) from 2008 onwards.
- The college is regularly organizing two all Kerala tournaments (Volleyball and Basketball).
- UGC Aided Add on Certificate Course on ‘Yoga and Health Care’ conducted.
- The College has got ‘SPORTS EXCELLENCE AWARD’ from Kerala Citizen Forum-2012
- Mr.Stalin Raphel, Faculty Dept. of Physical Education has presented papers in the World Congress of Sport Psychology held at Morocco (2009) and Taiwan (2011).
- Sayana R and Anju S have won the ‘STAR OF INDIA’ award in the Junior National Ball Badminton Championship for the years 2013-14 and 2015.
- The UGC sponsored first National seminar organized in the year 2014-15.
- Eight players have got sports quota placements during 2010-15
- Kerala State Sports Council appointed Mr.Stalin Raphel, Head, Dept. of Physical Education as a sport psychology consultant of Kerala team for the 35th National Games held at Kerala 2015.
- 5 International Players
- 43 NAtional Players
- 109 All India Inter University Players
- 23 Calicut University Championships (Incuding first, second and third)
- 4 Different Awards
- 1 Book Published with ISBN Number
- 4 Paper Publications (3 international and 1 national)
- 11 Papers Presetned (2 International and 9 National)
- 21 Tournaments Organized
- 10 Coaching Camps Hosted