Welcome To SAI South


Sports Authority of India, NS Southern Centre, and Bangalore conducts Diploma Course in Sports Coaching, Six Weeks Certificate Course, and Refresher Course to the in-service coaches and other Short term courses. The very purpose of the academic wing is to produce coaches of high caliber and quality coaches.

• Academic wing also conducted workshops, seminar etc.
• Special courses for Physical Education Teachers.

Diploma course starts from 5th July and concluded on 30th April followed by two months of internship.

Students are selected for Diploma in Sports Coaching on the basis of their qualification, achievements in sports participation, performance in and theory and practical in their specialized sports discipline general knowledge.

To groom the students and to develop their overall personality several programme are chalked out and executed.

38th Diploma course in sports coaching for the academic year 2014-15 commenced from 3rd July 2014.116 students have been selected to undergo the course. Course concludes in April 2015 followed by 2 months compulsory internship.

Diploma in Sports Coaching
July 2013 to June 2014 Break up of Students Discipline wise

Sl No Discipline Strength
1 Athletics 16
2 Badminton 12
3 Hockey 09
4 Kabaddi 20
5 Kho-Kho 10
6 Lawn Tennis 03
7 Swimming 17
8 Soft Ball 5
9 Teakwondo 11
10 Volley ball 13
Boys 73
Girls 33

The curriculum prepared for diploma course takes care of all the ingredients required to produce a good coach in the stipulated time. The curriculum contains 400 hours of theory and 800hours of practical in specialized sports and a combined 240 hours of sports science in Sports Training Methods, Sports Kinesiology/Bio Mechanics, Sports Medicine, Sports Physiology and Sports Psychology.

Examination in sports science and specialized was conducted during September, December and April respectively. To prepare the students for examination monthly test was conducted in Sports science and Specialized Sports disciplines.