Sports and fitness activities are an integral component of this university. Under the supervision of qualified coaches, the students engage in regular practice sessions in order to fulfil their aspirations of wearing university colours/jerseys. Apart from participating and winning in various tournaments throughout the year, the students also participate in an exciting “O.P. Jindal Intramural Tournament” which has gained immense popularity. The evening practice sessions under floodlights create a kind of ambience and feeling that has no substitute. Special emphasis is given to improving not only wellness component and lifestyle of students but also to instil in them the qualities of team cohesion and sportsman spirit.
Highlights of Sports Facilities at O.P. Jindal Global University
-Two indoor badminton courts supported with flood lights
- High quality equipment provided by the university.
-Extensive coaching is offered by National level badminton coach.
-Six high quality tables are available with proper ambience.
-High quality equipment is provided by the sports department.
-Coaching is offered by National level coach.
-Systematic coaching and Table Tennis Robot is also available for an unmatched practice experience.
-Two attractive synthetic basketball courts with flood lights.
-High quality basketballs are used for regular practice sessions combined with expert and competent coaching.
CRICKET GROUND AND PRACTICE PITCHES (Location: Near Helipad)
-The Department of Sports has a full-fledged lush green cricket ground with turf pitches and sight screens.
-The newly constructed synthetic cricket practice pitches supported with sixteen flood lights and nets of international standard provides a refreshing experience for all cricket lovers.
-Systematic coaching is imparted under the watchful eyes of qualified coach.
-A multi-variant bowling machine is also available.
-The Department of Sports has four synthetic courts (Deco Turf) of international standards.
-All the courts are supported with floodlights.
-Coaching is being imparted by a certified coach of Sports Authority of India.
-The University provides unmatchable equipment to boost the game of Tennis among students.
-A well-managed football field forms an integral part of sports facilities.
-The University has a full-fledged football team which regularly participates in major and minor competitions.
-Specialised coaching forms the highlight of all football practice sessions.
-Students are provided with all high-quality equipment comprising of “5 side goal posts”, drill materials, stockings, jerseys etc.
VOLLEYBALL COURTS (Location: Near Helipad and Boys Hostel)
-Two exquisite volleyball courts supported with flood lights.
-Regular practice and drills often create a competitive atmosphere.
GYMNASIUM, YOGA & AEROBICS (Location: Behind Academic Block)
-The University has a full-fledged Gymnasium.
-Yoga and Aerobics sessions are also popular among students.
RECREATION AND FITNESS CENTRE (Location: Men's Hostel, 2nd Floor)
-A unique and dynamic recreation and fitness centre at SH-1 block comprising of American Pool Table, German T.T. Table and modern fitness machines.
-It also comprises of latest audio-visual support as per the student requirements.
STUDENTS' COMMON ROOM (Location: T-3, Ground Floor)
-The Students' Common Room is a unique place which has various recreational facilities like Table Tennis, American pool, Chess, Carrom, Darts, Foosball etc.
-Students also make the best use of their leisure time by listening to music and watching TV.
MINI GYMNASIUMS (Location: SH-2, 3 & 4, 1st Floor)
-All mini gymnasiums are equipped with state of the art cardio and strength machines.
-The multi-station Cybex machine at SH-2 attracts all and sundry.
-All cardio machines are backed with a fully automated UPS system.