The Physical Education Department of S.N College,Varkala began its long and illustrious journey as early as in 1964. Since then the department has never turned back and hardly ever lost sight of our cut out task in the arena of Sports and contributed tremendously and still continuous to do in developing sports men and women of the highest caliber. They, in turn, won laurels and made us all proud. From such humble beginning we have grown and now command both admiration and envy alike from other colleges in the neighbourhood in terms of our achievements and available sports infrastructural facilities.
The department of Physical Education aims at mass participation of students and staff and society in Sports and Games.
The major objective of the department;
1.Improve Physical fitness.
2. Improve performance in sports.
3. Educate the importance of fitness and awareness of health in modern life.
4. Develop positive attitudes to participation in physical. activity.
In terms of infrastructural facilities, we lag behind no one as we are fortunate to have a Football field, two Volleyball courts, one Handball court, one Boxing ring, two badminton court, one Kabaddi court and one Kho-Kho court. These are besides the Sports supporting facilities like a well-equipped Gymnasium.
The Department being the pioneer in India has produced many outstanding Sports personalities who had brought laurels to the nation and the state in national and international competitions. The SN College, Varkala has many distinctions to its credit; achieved laurels at all India Inter University levels and produced a good number of National players.