SJB Institute of Technology always encourages sports in a big way. The Department of Physical Education and Sports was started in the year 2001. The sports department has been actively headed by Mr. Ranganath GH, Physical Education Director, since it’s inception in promoting physical activity and sports.
The department has been active since its inception in promoting physical activity and sports. It has always played a key role in organizing sports activities and tournaments. It has excellent state-of-the-art Infrastructure for Indoor Sports and provides excellent facilities in terms of equipment. This has been reflected in SJBIT being ranked among top ten Institutions in VTU Sports and Cultural activities. It has won Rs. 1.00 Lakh Cash Award from VTU three times in 18 years 2005-06, 2010-2011, 2015-2016. (Eligibility only once in five academic years for top ten Institutions affiliated to VTU) through its excellent performance in Sports activities.
- To develop an understanding of the importance of sport in the pursuit of a healthy and active lifestyle at the college and beyond.
- To select, train and depute the teams for the inter collegiate, inter-university, national and international competitions.
- To develop an ability to observe, analyze and judge the performance of self and peers in sporting situations.
- To develop an appreciation of the concepts of fair play, honest competition and good sportsmanship.