The NSNIS Six Week Certificate Course in Sports Coaching was conducted successfully by Sports Authority of India(SAI) at Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology(KIIT) Deemed to be University from 18th December, 2017 to 25th January, 2018. The Course was conducted in 8 disciplines like Cricket, Athletics, Badminton, Volleyball, Yoga, Swimming, Football and Health & Fitness.
In all, as many as 229 participants joined in this course and passed successfully. The gradation wise break-up of passed students are: A Grade – 49 Nos, B Grade-145 Nos and C Grade-34 Nos. The Diploma Certificate was awarded to all the trainees by Prof. Hrushikesha Mohanty, Vice Chancellor, KIIT Deemed University in presence of the coaches of all the disciplines, Mr. Harpreet Singh(Athletics); Mr. M. M. Samantray(Badminton); Mr. Ajit Kumar Mishra(Cricket); Mr. S M Lodh(Football); Dr. Jagannath Sihi(Health& Fitness); Mr. Ashok Kumar Singh(Swimming); Dr. Gaganenddu Dash(Volleyball) and Dr. Sanjay Kumar Panda(Yoga).
Mr. Prayag Chhetri from Volleyball category was the overall topper across the disciplines where as the list of batch toppers are as -Mr. Aniket Polsai (Athletics), Pranay Gurung(Badminton), Vikas Tomer(Cricket), Debjyoti Das(Football), Satish Kumar Yadav (Health & Fitness), L. Shyam Singh(Swimming), Elavarasan M.(Yoga). The Course was conducted under the guidance of Dr. Gaganendu Dash, Course Coordinator and Director Sports, KIIT Deemed to be University