The Department of Physical Education and Yoga Centre has dedicated itself in the growth of the nation through molding the young citizens of India by means of building a strong mind and best physique through Physical activities. The department has started its regular sports activities of conducting Inter-Collegiate Tournaments, Inter-University Tournaments from 1982 and Academic Programmes in Physical Education since 1992 under the leadership of Dr.P.Mariayyah.
The UGC has identified Nine Universities to launch a scheme for "Promotion of Yoga Education and Practice in Universities" during the year 1993. In southern part of India Bharathidasan University has got that credit to execute the scheme fruitfully. Thus the Yoga Centre was established in October 1994. We have received Rs.10 lakhs from UGC for up-gradation of Yoga centre.