Department of Sports was established in 1991 in the Shivaji University, Kolhapur it was greatly helped in conducting the various sports activities time to time and spread the scope and importance of Sports among the youngsters.
There are pavallions, rooms and Gymnasium are available for practicing, coaching and conducting he different sports activities. The Sports has Athletics Track , Basketball Cement Court, Cricket Ground ,Kho-Kho Ground, Hockey Ground etc.There are a separate Gymnasium Hall. The hall serves as multipurpose hall. In which the indoor games like physical conditioning unit, Table-Tennis, Gymnastics, Wrestling, Judo, Weight Lifting, Power Lifting and Best Physique and Chess etc were conducted.
Hostel facility (as per university rules)
Shivaji University has achieved rare distinction of being the first ever University to launch the scholarship scheme for students of PG deptts and under graduate students of affiliated colleges.