Diploma in Physical Education

D.P.Ed Program

About the Program Program-Icon

The Department of Physical Education offers two year Diploma in Physical Education (D.P.Ed) recognized by NCTE. The University having lush green campus with spacious play Fields / grounds, hostel accommodation, modern classrooms, library facilities etc., invite applications from the Graduate Youth aspiring to take Physical Education as their career in teaching. Graduate candidates from North East Region and other parts of the country are welcome to apply. The designed program not only will earn degree through Two-Year (Four Semesters) Teacher Preparation, but also create opportunities to experience through Practice Teaching in Schools, Experiences as an Organizer and as an Official at different level of competitions.

Duration Program-Icon

2 Years

Eligibility Program-Icon

Pass in (10+2) or its equivalent examination with 50% marks. However, 5% relaxation will be given to those who have at least participated in international / national SGFI/ Sports Competition or position holders in Inter- Zonal sports competitions.

Job Opportunities

An interest in athletics, physical exercises, or sports can lead to a variety of different careers within the sports and exercise industries. The students might choose to pursue a career in Teaching at the school, college, or even professional level. Other career options include fitness trainers, recreation workers, physical education teachers., physical therapists, sports medicine, human kinetics, sports nutritionists, and even sport psychologists. Students may explore many options as they choose a career in sports or fitness industry.


Program Structure

Semester-I Semester-II
Theoretical Course
  • History and Principles of Physical Education
  • Foundations of Physical Education
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology
  • Recreation & Value education
Practical Course
  • Swimming/ Gymnastics/Track and Field
  • Flag Hoisting/ March Past/Lezium/ Dumb-bell/ umbrella/ Tipri/ Wands/
  • Relay Games/ Group Games/Minor Games/ Leadup Games
  • Badminton/ Tennis/ Table-Tennis/ Squash
Theoretical Course
  • Yoga Education
  • Health Education & Environmental Studies
  • Methods of Physical Education
  • Adapted Physical Education& Corrective Exercises
Practical Course
  • Swimming/ Gymnastics/ Track and Field
  • Baseball/ Basketball/ Cricket / Football/
  • Handball
  • Shooting/ Aerobics/ Calisthenics/ Yoga/
  • Indigenous Sports – Kabaddi/ Kho-Kho/ Mallkhambh
Teaching Practices
  • Teaching Practice- 5 Lessons in class room and any 5 Lessons in PC-201, 202 & 203
Semester-III Semester-IV
Theoretical Course
  • Sports Training Child Psychology and Sociology
  • Information Technology in Physical Education
  • Youth Leadership & Social Welfare
Practical Course
  • Swimming/ Gymnastics/ Track and Field
  • Hockey/Netball/ Softball/Volleyball
  • Boxing/ Fencing/ Judo/ Karate/ Martial Arts/ Taek-won-do/
Teaching Practices
  • Teaching Practice.(Coaching Lesson plans for racket sports / team games / indigenous sports) 5 lesson of 40 min. duration each (4 Internal & 1 External) (General & specific lesson plan) 5 lesson of 40 min. duration each(4 Internal & 1 External)
Theoretical Course
  • Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation
  • Organization and Administration of Physical Test and Measurement in Physical Education
  • Nutrition and Naturopathy
Practical Course
  • Swimming/ Gymnastics/Track and Field- (One Practical Test out of these.)
  • Hockey/Netball/ Softball/ Volleyball/Base Ball/ Basket Ball/ Cricket / Foot Ball/ Hand Ball/ Boxing/ Fencing/ Judo/ Karate/ Martial Arts/ Tae-kwon-do/ Badminton/ Tennis/ Table- Tennis/ Squash – (Practical Test any two out of these.)
Teaching Practices

Fee comprises of Admission Fee, Program Fee, Caution Deposit (Refundable), Hostel Fee and Hostel Deposit (Refundable) as per the details mentioned below:

Admission Fee

All candidates have to pay an Admission Fee of ₹ 20,000 for M.Phil in Clinical Psychology, MA Education, M.Ed, M.Ed Spl.Ed(ID), M.P.E.S, B.Ed, B.Ed Spl.Ed(ID), D.Ed Spl. Ed(ID), B.P.Ed, B.P.E.S, BPES(Lateral) and D.P.Ed, towards the confi rmation of admission.

Program Fee

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the student Handbook.

Particulars D.P.Ed (2 Years)
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 20,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 80,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

All students are required to pay a caution deposit of ₹ 10,000 along with the fi rst semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program. In case of those who leave the ICFAI University, Tripura for any other reason, it will be refunded after adjusting for dues, if any.

₹ 1,500 to be charged in the 1st year 2nd semester (One-time payment)

₹ 1,000 to be paid in two installments (₹ 500 each) in last 2 semesters of the program.
(Note: Student Activity Fund and Alumni Fee will not be applicable for certificate programs.)

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Fee per semester ₹ 17,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (Refundable)  ₹ 10,000
Mess Charges Actual cost will be work out in consultation with Mess Committee.

All payments can be made by using Credit/Debit card or by Internet Banking. Students can also pay by way of Bank Demand Draft drawn on Scheduled Bank in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.