The School of Sports Science and Physical Education (SSPE) has the Center of Sport Economics and Management, Department of Physical Education, Department of Recreational Activities, Department of Elite Athletes and Center of Sport Facilities and Venues.
There are 46 full-time faculty members in SSPE. Full-time faculty and staff members includes 5 professors, 16 associate professors, 20 lecturers and 4 administrative staffs. There are 5 national-certified referees and 15 national level-1 referees among them.
Physical education includes teaching physical activities, sports skills and physical fitness to all students. There are 14 courses designed for freshman and sophomore. Sport and related services are set for all on campus, including special student groups such as elite athletes, person with disability, injury and disease. A vast variety of sport courses are also opened for students.
The department of recreation is responsible for managing and coaching recreational and sport clubs, we help those students to develop their interests and skills in the clubs. There are various events, games and performances are held on and outside campus, include the annual SWUFE Games, the Talent Show and the “Guanghua” Cup series.
Our school is approved to be the training center of the elite athletes. There are basketball, aerobics, tennis and soccer teams; we are also proud that our athletics are doing better and better performance in the different competition levels throughout the universities in China.
Sport Facilities and Events
Our sports venues are with a total area of 152,358 square meters on two campuses. We service teachers and students for the regular P.E. classes, sports training, group competitions, and extracurricular exercise. In addition, our school sports venues successively undertake a large number of national games like aerobics, swimming, soccer, chess, volleyball. We also play as the home of some of the elite sports team from Sichuan, for instance, we held the 2015 Sichuan CUBA games and we are appointed as the 31th International Universities Games co-holder.