Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education & Sports Sciences
B-Block, Vikas Puri,
Indira Gandhi Institute of Physical Education and Sports Science is one of the leading institution that also houses the Department of Physical Education & Sports Sciences under the Faculty of Inter-Disciplinary and Applied Sciences, University of Delhi offering all the categories of teacher training courses in physical education.
The institute was established in August, 1987 by the Delhi Administration under the auspices of the Delhi University. The institute is name after late Mrs.Indira Gandhi, the first lady Prime Minister of India. At the instance of University Grants Commission and based on professional advice of institutions like Lakshmi bai National Institute of Physical Education (Gwalior), Netaji Subhas Institute of Sports (Patiala), and Central Health Education Bureau (Delhi), a three year degree course viz. B.Sc. (Physical Education, Health Education and Sports) was started in the institute in 1987.
It also now offers B.P.Ed. (Bachelor of Physical Education One Year and M.P. Ed. (Master of Physical Education Two Year), courses recognised by National Council of Teacher Education (N.C.T.E). The institute has Well-Qualified staff, adequately equipped laboratories and a rich library with latest books and research journals. IGIPESS strives to inculcate appropriate values and qualities required to develop sports-persons and physical educators.
- B.Sc. (P.E., H.E. & S.)