Sports Board of Jadavpur University
i. Vice-Chancellor (Chairman) xii. Chairperson - A.F.S.U.
ii. Registrar (Secretary) xiii. General Secretary - A.F.S.U.
iii. Director of Physical Instruction (Asst. Gen. Sec.) xiv. Chairperson - F.E.T.S.U.
iv. Dean of Students xv. General Secretary - F.E.T.S.U.
v. Officer of Placement & Training xvi. Chairperson - S.F.S.U.
vi. Prof. Abhijit Gupta (English) xvii. General Secretary - S.F.S.U.
vii. Prof. Gopal Ch. Saha (Physical Education) xviii. Sri. Amiya Narayan Bhattacharyya (Ex-blue)
viii. Dr. Soubhik Halder (Chemistry) xix. Dr. Debasish Bandyopadhyay (Ex-blue)
ix. Dr. Sadhana Mahato (Geological Sc.) xx. Dr. Siddhartha Majumder (Ex-blue)
x. Dr. Tuhin Ghosh (Oceanographic Studies) xxi. Sri Bipin Hembram (Present-blue)
xi. Dr. Bhaskar Sardar (IT) xxii. Sri Abhranil Bhattacharjee (Present-blue)
  xxiii. Sri Sayan Sen (Present-blue)
Office of the Director of Physical Instruction

Office of the Director of Physical Instruction, Sports Board, Jadavpur University:
Ph. No- 033-2413-6989 (o) / 033-2457-2309 (Internal)
Email: dpi@admin.jdvu.ac.in

Sports Board
Sports Board of Jadavpur University strongly recognizes the idea of "Sports for All" as access to sports is being considered the fundamental right to all which seems to preserve integrity of sports in the university. The university has registered its repute not only in academics, but also in the field of sports too.

Vision:

  • To access sports as a fundamental right to all
  • To promote health and fitness among the students
  • To provide a vibrant sports environment
  • To bring out talented sports persons
  • To give wide exposure in the field of sports to university community into the hall of fame
  • To develop healthy relationship amongst students through sports
  • To enhance quality and standard of sports performance
The office of the Director of Physical Instruction (Sports Board) coordinates and executes the following functional activities.
  1. Sports Quota Admission: For admission under sports quota, a student must have represented a state or equivalent in any National Championship (Junior/Senior/Fed Cup) or National School Competition (SGFI) or above or secured position 1st / 2nd / 3rd for individual event / sports or member of Champion / Runners up team for team event/sports/games in Inter-Dist / State Championship (open) or above conducted under the aegis of respective Federation/ Association recognized by MYAS/ IOA in the sports and games offered by the A.I.U, with percentage of marks / JEE rank as fixed by the concerned faculty at qualifying examination for UG level courses including B.Ed, B.P.Ed, B.Lib course of the university and for PG level, candidate should have attained the standard of minimum 4th place in any Zonal Inter-University competition or any Team event/ sports/ games where direct All India Inter-University competition is conducted or secured 8th place for individual event/ sports in any All India/ Inter-Zonal Inter-University competition in the AIU (www.aiuweb.org) conducted sports / games or having participation in any recognized National repute competition/ National Championship (representing any state) affiliated by competent authority of the respective National sports bodies in the sports and games recognized by the AIU with percentage of marks/ rank as fixed by the concerned faculty at qualifying examination for PG level including M.Ed, M.P.Ed, M.Lib course of the university where graduation is minimum qualification. For Chess, applicant having the FIDE rating (standard) 1700 and above for boys and FIDE rating (standard) 1300 and above for girls and for Tennis, applicant having the AITA ranking up to 300 for under 18 years boys/girls or ranking up to 500 for open (Men/Women) category is eligible both for UG & PG level to apply for admission under the sports quota. The rating/ ranking for Chess & Tennis is applicable on the day/ week of publication of the advertisement. For Cricket & Football applicant must have represented any 1st Division Club or above with participation of 40% matches organized by CAB/ IFA or any State Association or the criteria as specified above are eligible for admission under sports quota. Such sports representations at UG or PG courses are to be made within current year or any one of the two preceding calendar years (i,e commencing from 1st January) only.
  2. Placement provisions for Meritorious Sportsperson: Office of the D.P.I, Sports Board endorses to the meritorious Sportspersons who have represented the Jadavpur University in any one of the A.I.U recognized sports / games for employment to different grade of service under the State Govt., Central Govt. and other private sector / institutions.
  3. Sports Award (Blue certificate, Blazer & Memento for prize winner): Students who represented the university in Zonal / Inter Zonal / All India Inter-University competition under the auspices of AIU at any event, is given Blue certificate and the students who represented university consecutively thrice in the same event, is awarded Blazer. Mementos are awarded to the students those who have won medals in individual or team event at Zonal, Inter-Zonal / All India Inter-University competition.
  4. Sports Inspiration: Sports Board organizes sports inspiration programme every alternate year / every two years to felicitate and motivate the student-participants of Jadavpur University for their representation and outstanding sports achievements in the Inter-University sports / games by awarding them Blue certificate, Blazer and Memento. In this programme university invites sporting legends to address the august gathering.
  5. Best Sports Person Trophy: This trophy is awarded to a student who will secure maximum points by representing the university and performing well at various Zonal, Inter-Zonal / All India Inter-University level competition in sports & games. This trophy is awarded each year in the Annual Convocation.
  6. Participation in AIU Inter-University Sports & Coaching Camp: To bring out talented sports persons, Sports Board welcomes all the deserving students to participate in various Inter-University sports events such as Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Cricket, Tennis, Table Tennis, Air Rifle Shooting, Squash Rackets, Kho-Kho, Badminton, Ball Badminton, Athletics, Taekwondo, Aquatics, Diving, Rowing, Weight & Power lifting, Gymnastics, Yoga, Handball, American Football, Netball etc. at Zonal, Inter-Zonal & All India Inter-University level. In support of participation, university run sports coaching camp for the above stated sports events as & when required under the supervision of part-time coaches and fitness & gym trainer.
  7. Opportunities for participation in World University Games: There will be golden chance for the intervarsity players to participate in World University Games in respect of winning the gold medal or ranking the first (1st) position or member of the Champion team in Inter-Zonal / All India Inter-University Tournament / Championship under the aegis of AIU.
  8. Participation other than Inter-University Tournament / Competition: Other than AIU Inter-University tournament, university teams / players also participate in other State / National / International level competitions like West Bengal Inter-University / Inter-College Tournament / State Championship / Inter-State (National) Championship & International competitions recognized by the competent authorities.
  9. Hosting of AIU Inter-University Tournament / Competition: Sports Board of Jadavpur University takes the opportunity for organizing various Inter-University tournaments / competitions as and when entrusted by the AIU. The university organized All India Tennis (W), East Zone Table Tennis (M&W), Chess (M&W), Cricket (M) etc. several times.
  10. University Intra-Mural Sports Activities: Sports Board of Jadavpur University organizes Annual Sports, Inter-Hostel, Inter-Department, Inter-Faculty competitions, celebrates "Independence Week" by organizing sporting activities and provides opportunity to participate in various Invitational & Friendly matches in the university campus. Sports Board also runs Karate coaching programme with the aim to promote self defense activity and encourages Multi-Gym & Fitness Training throughout the year in the university for all the boy & girl students.
  11. Sports Affiliation with other Bodies / Agencies: To create professional and corporate atmosphere and to give exposure to the university community into the hall of fame, Jadavpur University Sports Board has been associated with the other sports organizations / associations like Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), Indian Football Association (IFA), West Bengal Athletics Association (WBAA), West Bengal Basketball Association (WBBA), Bengal Tennis Association (BTA) etc. for collaborative sports programmes like sports league, tournament, seminar, clinic etc. to develop healthy relationship with other institutions.
  12. Sports Facilities: Sports Board offers a vibrant sports environment with facilities of specious playgrounds, courts, gymnasiums along with the regular sports provision for all major sports and games to the university students and employees as the following:
    2 Cricket grounds with net practice (One at Salt Lake campus with international standard & one common ground at Main campus), 2 Football grounds (One 9 side at SL campus & one common ground at Main campus), 2 Basketball grounds (One at SL campus & one at Main campus with flood lighting), 4 Volleyball courts (One at Main campus with flood lighting, one at SL campus and two at Hostels), 1 Tennis court at Main campus with flood lighting, 1 Netball/Throw ball court & 1 common Handball court at Main campus with flood lighting, 1 Badminton court (outdoor) at SL campus, 15 Table Tennis Boards (Hostel-9, Student unions- 4 & Main campus-2 with lighting), 2 Kabadi courts at Main campus with flood lighting, 1 Kho-Kho field at Main campus with flood lighting, 1 Sports Pavilion with Store rooms & 1 Chess Room at Main campus, 1 Common 300 mts. Athletic Track at Main campus, 1 Multipurpose hall including T.T, Yoga, Weight & Power Lifting, Karate etc. at Main campus, 2 Gymnasiums with 4 Multizyms (2 at Main campus: one 12 & one 16 stations, 1 at Hostel: 12 stations, 1 at SL campus: 16 stations) and 1 Open Air Theater with top cover with flood lighting.
Sports Board of Jadavpur University wants everyone to turn out to be a true sports person, not merely in the play fields, but in the game of life too.
Sports Achievements & Awards for the last few years

JU Women Rowing Team : Gold & Bronze Medal in the All India Inter-University Rowing (M&W) Championship 2017- 2018 & JU Men American Football Team : 3rd Position in the All India Inter-University American Football (M) Championship 2017-18


Sl.Name of the CompetitionEvent/Sports/ GamesYearAchievement/PositionRemarks
1Para-OlympicSwimming (M)2009-10

1 Gold Medal (50m F.S),

1 Gold Medal (50m B.F) &

1 Bronze Medal (50m Bs.S)

 
2

North Zone I.U

Inter-Zone I.U

Chess (M&W)2009-10

2nd Position

4th Position

 
3All India I.URowing (W)2009-10

1 Silver Medal (Single Scull)

2 Silver Medals (Double Scull)

 
4

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Tennis (M)2009-10

2nd Position

4th Position

 
5East Zone I.UTable Tennis (M)2009-103rd Position 
6All India I.U Diving (W) Aquatics2010-11

1 Gold Medal (H.B. Diving)

4th (50m F.S)

Selected in camp for participation of World University Games
7 All India I.URowing (W)2010-11

1 Silver Medal (Single Scull)

2 Silver Medals (Double Scull)

 
8 All India I.UDiving (W)2011-12

1BronzeMedal (H.B. Diving)

1Bronze Medal (3m Diving)

 
9

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Chess (M&W)2011-12

Champion

4th Position

 
10All India I.U Rowing: Men - Women2011-12

2 Silvers Medals (Pairs)

1 Bronze Medal (Single Scull)

 
11All India I.UDiving (W)2012-13

1Gold Medal (H.B. Diving)

1Silver Medal (3m Diving)

 
12

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Chess (M&W)2012-13

Champion

4th Position

 
13Ajoy Ghosh P.Sen Trophy
VIZY Trophy
Cricket (M)2012-13

Runners Up
4 players selected

2 players selected

E.Z. Combined Uni. Team. W.B. Combined Uni. Team.
14

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Table Tennis (W)2012-13

3rd Position

4th Position

 
15

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Chess (M&W)2013-14

Champion

4th Position

 
16

East Zone I.U

Inter-Zonal I.U

Table Tennis(W)2013-14

Champion

4th Position

 
17All India I.URowing (W)2013-145 Silver Medal (Fours with cox ) 
18 BFI-IMG Reliance College League Basketball (W) 2013-14 1st Runners Up  
19

P.Sen Trophy

VIZY Trophy

Cricket (M)2013-14

4 players selected

3 players selected

E.Z. Combined Uni. Team.
W.B. Combined Uni. Team.

20East Zone I.U Chess (M&W) 2014-15 Champion Consecutive Four times East Zone Champion
21East ZoneTable Tennis (W)2014-15Runners-Up 
22 All India I.U Rowing (W)2014-15

2 Silver medals (Double Scull)

1 Bronze medal (Single Scull)

 
23 BFI-IMG Reliance Indian Coll. League Basketball: Men
Women
2014-15 2nd Runners Up
1st Runners Up
 
24 BRC Inter-College Rowing (W) 2015-16 1 Silver medal (Indoor Rowing)
1 Bronze medal (Indoor Rowing)
 
25 East Zone I.U Table Tennis (W) 2016-17 2nd Runners Up  
26 East Zone I.U Chess (M&W) 2016-17 4th Position  
27 BRC Inter-College Rowing (W) 2016-17 1 Gold medal (Indoor Rowing)
2 Silver medals (Double Scull)
4 Bronze medals (Fours)
 
28 P. Sen Trophy Cricket (M) 2016-17 2 players represented W.B. Combined Uni. XI Team.
29 East Zone I.U Badminton (W) 2017-18 2nd Runners Up  
30 East Zone I.U
Inter-Zone I.U
Chess (M) 2017-18 1st Runners Up
4th Position
 
31 East Zone I.U Table Tennis (W) 2017-18 4th Position  
32 All India I.U Rowing (W) 2017-18 4 Gold medals (2 k.m. Fours)
4 Bronze medals (500 m. Fours)
 
33 All India I.U American Football (M) 2017-18 3rd Position  
34 RFYS Inter-College Athletics (M&W) 2017-18 Silver medal (Long Jump-M)
Silver medal (Long Jump-W)
Bronze medal (Triple Jump-M)
Bronze medal (High Jump-W)
Silver medal (4x100mRelay-M)
Silver medal (4x100mRelay-W)
Silver medal (4x400mRelay-M)
 
National Champ. 4th Position (4x400mRelay-M)
35 BRC Inter-College Rowing (W) 2017-18 1 Gold medal (Indoor Rowing)
1 Silver medal (Indoor Rowing)
4 Gold medals (Fours)
 

**For any matter relating to sports and games, you may contact the Office of the Director of Physical Instruction, Sports Board, Email: dpi@admin.jdvu.ac.in, Ph. No- 033-2413-6989 (o) / 033-2457-2309 (Internal)