Masters of Physical EducationAlagappa University
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Frequent Asked Questions
A pass in HSC (+2) with a minimum of 45% of marks and for those who have participated in State and National Level Sport Events the minimum percentage of marks should be 40%.
The Alagappa College of Physical Education which was inaugurated in July 1956 by the Maharaja of Mysore
The College is situated in the Alagappa Campus which extends over an area of 1000 acres. The college has extensive playfields, good hostel facility and spacious pucca buildings. It is not exaggerating to state that the College Campus which spreads over 110 acres could be called as the nucleus of various institutions of the campus as there is life, thrill and suspense all the time.
The College has unique facility a camp site of its won on the seashore at Tondi which spreads over 11 acres with coconut trees and green shady trees. This may be the only college which has such a provision of its own.
Dr. M. Robson headed the Institution with the Motto of "Health, Faith and Service". The college is located in the backward area of Sivaganga District to give the light of knowledge to thousands of students and to help people qualify in the field of physical education as there was a dearth of qualified teachers in the field.
The Government of Madras granted permission for starting Alagappa College of Physical Education on 23.05.1956 with higher and lower certificate courses. The University of Madras granted provision with affiliation to the ACPE for the Diploma Course in 1956-57. The course was carried upto 1967. B.P.Ed.,course was introduced in the whole of South India in 1967.
Yet again a land mark was created by the college by starting one year Master's Degree Course in 1970-71 in Physical Education the first of its kind in the whole of South India.
To add to its feather the Alagappa University College of Physical Education started the 2 years Master Degree Course in Physical Education from the year 1986-87 in accordance with the requirement of UGC and dispenses 1 year B.P.Ed., course. This achievement is again a landmark created by the college.