In AIDC Education, Sports play an important role in the development of integrated personality of the youth including – Body, Mind and Spirit. Accordingly, active participation of Institution students in competitive sports generates a spirit of healthy competition in daily life too. It is, therefore, necessary that institute youth of country needs to be brought together on a “National Platform” through the media of sports and physical activities with a view to channelize youthful energy into constructive directions, as a nation building process.
Sports Division, partially funded by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, functions as AIDC for promotion of competitive sports in Institute which is full of sporting potential for excellence. It organizes Games and Special Coaching/advance Training camps for highly talented and selected athletes in collaboration with member Institutions , for participation of Indian Institution teams/contingent in National and International Sports Championships. At present, 206 sporting events are being organized on All India Basis and four zone basis for both men and women sections.
Sports Division, AIDC also processes the release of financial assistance, if received from the Sports Ministry to the host Institutions for the successful conduct of Games, every year. It also scrutinizes the self calculated claim of contesting Institute for the award of Trophy to be presented to the overall top performing institutions for promoting excellence in competitive sports. The Trophy is the most prestigious award, which is presented to the Principal and Director Sports of winning Institute by the Hon’ble President of India on the National Sports Day – 29th August, every year.