• Track & Field

    Track & Field

    Track & Field (Women)   Track & Field (Men)        Track and field is a sport which combines various  athletic contests based on the skills...

  • Basketball

    Basketball

    Basketball is one of the few sports whose exact origin is definitely known. In the winter of 1891–1892, Dr. James Naismith, an instructor in the...

  • Baseball

    Baseball

    Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each who take turns batting and fielding. The offense attempts to score runs...

  • Rugby

    Rugby

    Why would we go and say something like that?  Well, because it has proved true for many of us. Obviously we have not all tried...

 

Welcome

The Department of Physical Education is the governing body of sports & recreational activities of University of Sri Jayewardenepura which consists the biggest number of students among the universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Sri Jayewardenepura is well known for renowned athletes and the most picturesque sporting assets which none of the universities within the Sri Lankan university system can challenge. The Department of Physical Education facilitates all the sports & recreational activities within the university and hire sports venues for concessionary rates for outsiders.

 

Vision

To become a leading body in Health & Physical Education among in sri lanka
 

Mission

• Educational activities that promote healthy lifestyles
• enhance a sense of community
• foster growth in leadership and teamwork skills,and encourage the pursuit of excellence.
 

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Available Sports

  • Weightlifting

    Weightlifting

    As a basic athletic activity and a natural means to measure strength and power, the lifting of weights was present in both ancient the Egyptian...

     
  • Tennis

    Tennis

    A DIAMOND THAT SHINES BRIGHTER …….. If you have qualified to become a student of USJP then you are truly special. But there are some...

     
  • Table Tennis

    Table Tennis

    TT team marching towards a one aim……… This is a game played on a table. Yes it is. Speedy hand movements, quick decision makings and...

     
  • Swimming

    Swimming

    Swimming (Men)   Swimming Is The Most Popular Sport When It Comes Aquatic Sports. Its A Combination Of Four Strokes ( Back Stroke,Breast Stroke,Butterfly And...

     
  • Track & Field

    Track & Field

    Track & Field (Women)   Track & Field (Men)        Track and field is a sport which combines various  athletic contests based on the skills...

     
  • Taekwondo

    Taekwondo

    What is Taekwondo..? Taekwondo is one of the most systematic and scientific Korean traditional martial arts, that teaches more than physical fighting skills. It is...

     
  • Road Races

    Road Races

    Road running is the sport of running on a measured course over an established road (as opposed to track and field and cross country running)....

     
  • Hockey

    Hockey

    Hockey is one of the most esteemed sports around the world. It includes fans of all ages due to its team spirit and diversity of...

     
  • Netball

    Netball

    Netball is played indoors and outdoors in all kinds of different environments around the world.    Netball is a fast, skilful team game based on running,...

     
  • Football

    Football

    Football, any of a number of games in which two opposing teams attempt to score points by moving an inflated oval or round ball past...

     
  • Chess

    Chess

    Chess is a two-player game, where one player is assigned white pieces and the other black. Each player has 16 pieces to start the game:...

     
  • Carrom

    Carrom

    Carrom is played on an extremely smooth and flat wooden board. Two concentric circles are drawn at the center of the carrom board. At each...

     
  • Basketball

    Basketball

    Basketball is one of the few sports whose exact origin is definitely known. In the winter of 1891–1892, Dr. James Naismith, an instructor in the...

     
  • Badminton

    Badminton

    Badminton is a racquet sport played by either two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs (doubles), who take positions on opposite halves of a...

     
  • Baseball

    Baseball

    Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each who take turns batting and fielding. The offense attempts to score runs...

     
  • Wrestling

    Wrestling

    Wrestling is one of the few sports that can be traced back to the beginnings of recorded history. There are cave drawings in France that...

     
  • Rugby

    Rugby

    Why would we go and say something like that?  Well, because it has proved true for many of us. Obviously we have not all tried...

     
  • Elle

    Elle

    Elle (pronounced el-lay) is a traditional Sri Lankan sport There are 16 players to a side and all of them play in an inning. Traditionally...

     
  • Cricket

    Cricket

    Cricket is one of the most popular games in Sri Lanka. The young and old alike are affected by this game. It is not a...

     
  • Volleyball

    Volleyball

    Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding...