Sports

Sports

At USTM, our vision is Healthy Body! Healthy Mind! The Sports Forum fosters this vision by training the students and assists them in maintaining their fitness by encouraging various sports activities.

The objective is to build competitive teams in various sports like Cricket, Football, Basket Ball, Shuttle Badminton, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Athletics and many other sports. USTM extends its full support to the sportsmen and help them to achieve their ambitions. At USTM we encourage the talented sports students by providing them with sports centric facilities. The campus houses full-fledged sports amenities such as

  • Cricket Ground
  • Basket Ball Ground
  • Football/Futsal Ground
  • Volleyball
  • Kho-Kho
  • Table Tennis
  • Indoor Sports

USTM Sports Scholarship

The USTM Sports Scholarship aims to promote and encourage sports activities both within University, as well as throughout the country. These scholarships are offered to the State Level, the National Level and International Level sports persons. Students who have participated in sports competitions including track and field events, cricket, basketball, volleyball, football etc at the State, National and International levels are eligible to apply. Students who have participated in yoga or chess at National and International competitions are also invited to apply.

Sports Scholarships are provided to:

  • Students who show exceptional talent in sports shall be eligible for the Scholarships under Sports quota.
  • The major objective of the scholarship is to provide Incentives and grant Awards to Sportspersons to maintain sustained interest among students to participate and perform progressively.
  • The merit of the scholarship shall be decided based on the level of participation and performance
  • Sports scholarship awarded to a student will be initially for one year and will be renewed every year based on the performance

Selection:

The University’s Sports committee will scrutinize the applications and select candidates on the basis of performance and merit. The decision of the Committee will be final and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.

Benefits under Sports scholarships

  • Programme Fee Waiver
  • Extra Coaching for completion of syllabus for sports persons
  • Special Semester Examination/Internal Assessment for such sports persons.
  • Free Accommodation in Hostels
  • Travel allowance, reimbursement, and other support
  • Financial and academic support
  • The participating students will be provided exemptions for classes and assessments as per the UGC/USTM sports norms.
  • The students are treated as ‘on duty’ and they are provided attendance on the specified number of days, certified by the concerned Dean, if there is shortage of attendance that is beyond 25%.
Source:indianexpress