Degree College of Physical Education is established by Shree H.V.P. Mandal, popularly known in the field of Physical Education and Sports. This college is now permanently affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati and recognized by the Govt. of Maharashtra, National Council for Teacher Education WRC, Bhopal and AICTE, Delhi. College is also recognized by UGC under 2(f) and 12b, and is assessed and accredited by NAAC, Bangalore in 'A' Grade in the year Feb. 2005. The College is also conferred the Autonomous status by Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati on the recommendation of U.G.C. & Govt. of Maharashtra for the five year duration from the session 2007-08 to 2011-2012 on the date 26.02.2008.
With only a meagre contribution from various financing agencies, the institute developed the college with world class infrastructure and facilities by creating it’s own sources for the smooth conduct of curricular, co-curricular and extra curricular programmes.
The sports and allied physical facilities developed by the college are also utilized by various social, commercial, government and non-government organizations, corporation, boards, university, other colleges & schools to conduct different sports competitions, cultural activities and other allied functions
Institution has got nine hostels for boys with the total capacity of 710 members and 3 three separate girls hostel of 255 bed capacity. All the hostels are well equipped, ventilated and furnished. Each and every hostel has common room with colour T.V., Water cooler and S.T.D. Telephone facilities, library, First Aid facilities etc. These Hostels are supervised by the hostel wardens and night watchmen are appointed for their safety.