National College is a prominent college established during the British regime to impart education along with nationalistic spirit. The college propels relentlessly towards bringing the best out of youth for the nation’s benefit. In its academic expedition since the establishment in 1919, the college has achieved eminence above every other seat of learning and has contributed a number of individuals to run the nation with acclaimed disposition. With the leadership of Padma Vibhushan Dr.V.Krishnamurthy, the college has rejuvenated into a center of futuristic educational endeavours. The service and the system of the college have been recognised by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and the College has been re-accredited at ‘A+’ Grade. National college is the only college in Tamil Nadu to be conferred with this honour. The college is located on the road to Dindigul and just 2km away from Tiruchirappalli Railway Station/Central Bus Stand and 5km away from the Tiruchirappalli International Airport.
The Research Department of Physical Education of National College is renowned for its remarkable achievements. The Department offers courses in under graduation, post graduationand research. The Department has conducted several conferences, seminars, symposia,workshops and lecture-demonstrations apart from tournaments meant for the students and corporate sectors. Part time courses are also conducted for fitness, yoga, meditation for the school children and common public. It is equipped with a full – fledged gymnasium and indoor stadium. The Department releases a bi-annual Research Journal, entitled “Health, Fitness and Sports Sciences” with ISSN: 2320-5202.
Background of The Congress
The Congress focuses on the Strategies, Challenges and Choices in the renaissance of modern sports. It brings together scientists, sports persons, decision makers and executives from across the globe to share research approaches, methods and results. The congregation shall analyse the ways for implementing adaptable and observable improvements which have direct impact on sports.