• National Institute of Sports Science (NISS) is the premier institute of sports education in Sri Lanka. It was established under the provisions of the sports law No. 25, 1973 and named “Sports School" with its inauguration in 1978 under the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Sports. It was reorganized in 1996 under the provisions of an Act of Parliament, which amended the original sports law and renamed as the National Institute of Sports Science.

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  • Sports Management Course begins as a joint course with India

    NISS proudly announces that the first ever joint course with overseas degree awarding institute in the history of NISS will begin shortly. The HVPM Degree College of Physical Education which is selected as our overseas partner is affiliated to Amaravati University of (Maharastra) India, has won world reputation on their contribution towards the sports educational activities. This will benefit

     Sports Officers

     Coach/District Sports Officers/Project Officers

     Internal lectures of NISS

     Visiting lectures of NISS

     Permanent employees (MN 4 or above) of the Ministry of Sports and department and institute under the Ministry of Sports. The course will be conducted free of charge for the successful applicannts. The application and the details are now available in this website.


    Closing Date Extended up to 24th August








    This is to notify that the closing date of receiving the applications for the Sports Management Course has now been extended up to 24th August, 2016.
    New dates for the interviews will be notified shortly.



Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara
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Hon.H.M.M. Harees 

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Dr. D. M. R. B. Dissanayake  SECRETARY
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Mr.G.L. Sajith Jayalal
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