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Overview

In the words of Mahatma Gandhi, education should result in physical, psychological and spiritual development of children. Indeed, education and sports are complementary. KIIT has been according a high importance to sports since its inception. Even though it is not an institution exclusively for sports, all ultramodern sports facility and training, at par with any national level sports hostel or sports training centre, are provided here. As a result the institute has been able to groom many national and international level sportspersons, who have participated in Olympics, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games as a part of Indian contingent. Elaborate and state-of-the-art sporting, fitness and gaming facilities are available both centrally and in individual campuses. Fields for various outdoor games dot various campuses of KIIT. Facilities for indoor games are also available. Sports activity in KIIT is facilitated by KIIT Stadium, 12 Sports Complexes with swimming pools and Indoor Stadiums distributed in different campuses. Sprawling over an area of 29 acre, KIIT Stadium has the capacity to hold day & night matches, and is a regular venue for Ranji Trophy matches.

As a university with a vision, KIIT promotes sports and games among the students and staff.  KIIT Stadium has the capability to hold day & night matches and can seat upto 40,000 spectators. It has facility for Cricket (turf wicket), Hockey (astroturf), Kabaddi, Football, Volleyball, Kho-Kho, Throwball, Basketball, Rugby, Handball, Netball and Track & Field (400 m).

KIIT’s Central Indoor Stadium – Biju Patnaik Indoor Stadium – is the hub for indoor sports activities. It is one of the biggest in-campus indoor stadiums of the country. It has facilities for Basketball, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Billiards & Snooker (air conditioned), Chess, Carom, Health Club, 12 Station Multi-gym and Yoga Centre. In addition to these two central facilities, 10 Sports Complex are located in different campuses. Each such facility has a swimming pool, multi-gym, besides facility for other sports and games.

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Organization of Upcoming Events at KIIT

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Sl no Event Name Dates of Championship Venue Expected Number of participants
1 Junior National Athletics Coaching Camp (Boys & Girls) 28th July – 25th September 2019 Kalinga Stadium 31 Boys, 30 Girls & 11
2 SAI Selection Trails & Coaching Camp (U-17 Girls Football) 19th – 25th August 2019 KIIT Football Stadium 30 Girls & 2 Coach
3 1st Hockey India Academy National Championship (U21 Women) 5th – 13th October 2019 Kalinga Stadium 162 Girls & 36 Coaches
4 National University Games 2019-20 [ East Zone Volleyball (M), East Zone Table Tennis (M&W), East Zone Chess (W), All India Soft Tennis (M&W), All India Tug of War (M&W) ] Schedule 06th – 09th October 2019 KIIT 2100 Approx
5 1st Hockey India Academy National Championship (U17 Women) 8th – 13th October 2019 Kalinga Stadium 216 Girls & 48 Coaches
6 SGFI Rope Skipping (U17 Boys & Girls) by KVS Bhubaneswar Region 01st – 04th November 2019 KIIT 250 Approx
7 68th Senior National Volleyball (M&W) Championship 2019-20 23rd – 30th December 2019 KIIT 1000 Approx
8 National University Games 2019-20 [ All India Inter University Archery (M&W) ] Registration Form 26th – 30th December 2019 KIIT 1200 Approx
9 KVS Staff (Male) Volleyball Competition 2019-20 26th – 30th December 2019 KIIT 250 Approx
10 SGFI U 17 Rugby (Boys & Girls) 2019-20 by Department School & Mass Education Department, Govt. of Odisha 26th – 30th December 2019 KIIT International School 600 Approx

Facilities at KIIT Campus

Campus 13: KIIT Stadium (International standard)

  • KIIT Cricket Stadium
  • International Standard Hockey Stadium (Astroturf) with 5000 capacity
  • Football Ground
  • Baseball Ground
  • Outside Cricket Nets (5 Nos.)
  • Volleyball
  • Track & Field

Campus 3: Sports Complex (Indoor Stadium)

  • Multi Purpose Indoor Hall
  • 3 Badminton Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Volleyball Court
  • Multi-Gym
  • Billiards and Snookers
  • Table Tennis

Campus 9 Sports Complex

  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • 2 Lawn Tennis Courts
  • 2 Basketball Courts
  • Volleyball Court
  • Table Tennis hall
  • Gym
  • Chess Hall
  • Billiards and Snooker

Campus 7 Sports Complex

  • Billiards and Snookers Hall
  • Table Tennis Hall
  • Health Club
  • Swimming pool
  • Yoga Hall

Campus 6 Sports Complex

  • 25m x15m Swimming Pool (Outdoor)
  • Health Club (with more than 35 stations)
  • Table Tennis
  • Snooker and Billiard Hall

Campus 8 Sports Complex (Outdoor)

  • 2 Lawn Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • 3 Volleyball Grounds

Campus 10 Sports Complex

  • Football Ground
  • Handball Gound
  • Archery Complex
  • Multi- Gym
  • Swimming Pool (Olympic Standard)
  • Ground
  • Athletics Track
  • Kabaddi
  • Kho-Kho
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton

Campus 11 Sports Complex

  • 2 Basketball Courts
  • 2 Lawn Tennis Courts
  • Indoor Stadium (Multi-purpose)
  • 3 Badminton Courts
  • Health Club
  • Swimming Pool
  • Squash Hall
  • Table Tennis Hall
  • Billiards and Snookers Hall

Campus 12 Sports Complex

  • 2 Basketball Courts
  • 2 Lawn Tennis Courts
  • Indoor Stadium (Multi-purpose)
  • 3 Badminton Courts
  • Health Club
  • Swimming Pool
  • Squash Hall
  • Table Tennis Hall
  • Billiards and Snookers Hall
  • Football Ground
  • Yoga Center

Campus 15- A Sports Complex

  • 2 Basketball Courts
  • 2 Lawn Tennis Courts
  • Indoor Stadium (Multi-purpose)
  • 3 Badminton Courts
  • Health Club
  • Swimming Pool
  • Squash Hall
  • Table Tennis Hall
  • Billiards and Snookers Hall
  • Kabaddi Ground

Campus 15- B Sports Complex

  • Basketball Court
  • Lawn Tennis Court
  • Health Club
  • Swimming pool
  • Squash Hall
  • Table Tennis Hall
  • Billiards and Snookers Hall
  • International Chess Hall

Campus 18

  • Yoga Ground
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