2018, Vol. 3, Issue 2
The role of sports and physical education in filling higher education students’ leisure time
Author(s): Amit Chandra
In the present study researcher considers the sport role in filling student's leisure time at Kumaon University. The descriptive research method was applied as field study. The selected population in the research was the students of Kumaon University in academic year (2017-18). The statistical sample was 170 male students at the university. The researcher administered questionnaire used to get the required data. The validity of the questionnaire was confirmed by the related professors and its reliability was, also, confirmed using Cronbakh alpha test Coefficient (a=0.92). The results showed that 20.49% took exercise in their leisure time which ranked second 27.61% after reading in the leisure time. 42.66% of the individuals took exercise for the sake of their physical and psychological health. The findings, also, show that the individuals wouldn't take part at the higher education physical education programs due to lake of sport facilities, the authority's inconsideration toward sport and lack of respective faculty at the higher education.
Pages: 186-189 | 264 Views 9 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Amit Chandra. The role of sports and physical education in filling higher education students’ leisure time. International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education. 2018; 3(2): 186-189.