Govt. College of Physical Education, Bhubaneswar is an imperial college in physical education and was started in 1957 with an aim to advance and spread the physical education among the youth of the state. It took its outset in a rental portion of Barabati stadium of Cuttack. Even women candidates were admitted, and B. P. Ed courses were further added in the year 1980 and 1985 respectively to meet the advanced professional training. The college was then transferred to Kalinga stadium. From the last more than 20 years, Govt. College of Physical Education has been producing well-trained teachers in physical education.

Facts and Fugures of Govt. College of Physical Education, Bhubaneswar

Establishment year


Seats available

64 for B. P. Ed course and 12 seats for M. P. Ed


7000 books relating physical education, specialization paper.

How to reach?

Situated inside the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar.  It is on the way of N.H5 and about 5 km from Bhubaneswar railway station, 5 km from Bhubaneswar bus stand and 8 km from Bijupattnaik Air Port.

Why to Join Govt. College of Physical Education, Bhubaneswar?

  • Eminent and professional staff: All the staff members have either doctoral or master’s degree or both. This shows the quality of the staff members in the college and the capability of teaching that they have. It is promised that the students passing out of the campus will be eminent in all manners.
  • Regular seminars conducted: The staff and the students of the college take active participation in regular activities and seminars. These regular seminars are useful for professional development.
  • Fabricated ground of Kalinga stadium: For practical knowledge, the Kalinga Stadium is also accessible. It develops competition strength of students for national as well as international.
  • Research activities are going on: More than 300 research findings administer by staffs and the students. Moreover, the college also nominated as the premier centre for a pre-doctoral course on physical education from Utkal University.