Government Physical Education College for Women







The Government Physical Education College for Women, Hooghly has been established in the year 1984 and housed at Government Training College, Hooghly under the Higher Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal by considering that women candidates of West Bengal and other states will be benefited through this Teachers Training facilities as there were acute shortage of Trained Physical Education Teacher in Hooghly District and West Bengal as well.


This college is affiliated to the University of Burdwan , Rajbati, Dist- Burdwan. The college is running Two Years Bachelor of Physical Education (B. P.Ed.) Course and only Graduate of any discipline women candidates are allowed to sit for admission test as per NCTE and State Govt. guidelines. Permanent affiliation given by the Burdwan University in the year 1998.


The Govt. Physical Education College for Women, Hooghly has been recognized by the NCTE for starting B.P.Ed course (2 years) with present intake capacity 50 students in terms of Sec.(1) of the NCTE Act, 1993 vide order no. ERC/287.32/APE00651/B.P.Ed./2020/63406 Dated 22nd December, 2020.


The college has been setup with following -




    1. To prepare highly qualified leaders / teachers in the field of Physical Education.

    2. To provide academic and professional leadership to other Institutions in the field of Physical Education.

    3. To promote mass participation in Physical Education and sports.

    4. To develop and promote programme of Physical Education and sports/games in educational institutions and other organisations.


Our teaching faculty comprises with highly qualified, well experienced and hard working physical educators with updated knowledge who are ceaselessly working to shape the future of the students. Well plnned building with its fairly well stocked library, good laboratory facilities, sufficient sports infrastructure and facilities, smart classroom, amenities for sports and caltural activities, well equiped conferance hall ensures the holistic growth of the learners. Repeated assessments through tests and presentations helps to develop competitiveness of the learner.


The Principal, Govt. Physical Education College for Women, Rice Research Station, Chinsurah R.S, Dist. - Hooghly has signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with the Officer-in-Charge, State Institute of Physical Education for Women, Hastings House, Alipore, Kolkata to conduct 42 hours teaching learning internship course for the B.P.Ed students for development of skill learning.


The principal of the college has also signed another Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with Govt. General Degree College, Singur, Hooghly.




Name of the College: Govt. Physical Education College for Women, Rice Research Station, Chinsurah R.S, Dist. - Hooghly, Pin – 712102.


College Phone No.: 91(033) 2686 1080


Name of the Course Offered: B. P. Ed.- Two Years ( for only Women candidates )


Intake Capacity: 50 seats


Nature of Course: Fully Residential.


Tuition Fees : Rupees one hundred (Rs. 100/-) per month.


Present location of the College : Rice Research Station, Chinsurah R.S. Dist. - Hooghly, Pin – 712102.

Latitude: 22.902178

Longitude: 88.37112


Useable area of the Present Building : Total usable area 19465.379 sq. mts.(209523.49 sq. fts.) With a facility of class room, activity room, Principal room, Faculty room, Library, Office room, Store room, Laboratories, Multi-purpose play fields etc.


College Land : Total area of land is 4.81 acres. (Length 166.12 m and Breadth 121.92 m) has been transferred from Agriculture Department of Govt. of West Bengal to this institution under Higher Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal Vide G.O. No. 1028 dated 17/12/1997.


College Building : The chief Architect and Ex. Officio Chief Engineer, P.W.D., Govt. of West Bengal has prepared master plan for this college with the facility of Hostel Block, Administrative Block etc. Total built up area 3454.77 Sqm.


Sports equipments & Books : College has sufficient equipment for all sports activities and also has a library with enough number of Physical Education Books, encyclopedia etc.
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