Physical education is an integral part of anyeducational programme, which is designed to promote the optimumdevelopment of an individual - physically, emotionally, mentally,society and spiritually through total body movement in the performanceof properly selected physical activities.
The primary aims of physical education is varied,based on the needs of the time and place. Most of the institutions goalis to provide students with knowledge, skills, capacities, values, and theenthusiasm to maintain a healthy lifestyle into adulthood. Activitiesincluded in the programme are designed to promote physical fitness, todevelop motor skills, to instill knowledge and understanding of rules,concepts, and strategies or as individuals in a wide variety ofcompetitive activities.
The Department of Physical Education at CEK is wellequipped with modern infrastructure and includes activities like a greensports ground encompassing a 300 meter. Athletic track, Football andcricket fields, a separate facility volleyball is also setup. Four ShuttleBadminton courts are maintained for both men and women. A wellequipped-gymnasium facility is available for both men and women andalso have indoor game facilities such as Caroms, Chess etc.
PHYSICAL EDUCATION DAILY ACTIVITIES
In order to enhance and promote sports interest amongthe students, the Department of Physical Education promotes dailysports and fitness activities. A fully equipped gymnastic functions inthe morning and evening for both staff and students. other sportsactivities like cricket, Football, Shuttle Badminton and volleyball areplayed daily by the students from 4.20 to 6.30 pm. Equipment for theseare constantly updated and provided by the Department.
PARTICIPATION IN KTU GAMES
Under initiative of the Physical Education Departmentof CEK, college teams were sent to participated in various sports eventsorganized by KTU in the present academic year. Men's and women'sBadminton teams participated in the inter collegiate BadmintonTournament and the women's team were the winners. College teamsalso participated in inter collegiate Football, Volleyball and cricket.Competition and offered tight matches for the opponents.