• 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.

Final Result - Certificate course in Sports Management

Final Result – Diploma In Sports Science Entrance Examination 2018

Final Result - ITC Skill Development Program for Sports Officers

Calling Quotations from an internally recognized sports training institute to conduct a joint Sports Management Diploma course

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  • Our warm wishes to Hon. Minister Faizer Mustapha

    Hon. Minister Faizer Mustapha was sworn in as the Acting Minister of Sports in addition to his Portfolio of Local Government and Provincial Councils.




    Diploma in Sports begins after Awrudu

    Diploma in Sports, the major course which is conducted by the NISS will begin just after the traditional Sinhala and Tamil New Year festival.  This twelve (12) months duration course is scheduled to be commenced on 23rd April 2018 with the selected new batch of 75 students. ( Registration will be held on 09th April 2018)
    National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) Level 05 has been granted for the Diploma and this will be the only sports diploma with NVQ standards in Sri Lanka.  This will pave the opportunity to get a globally recognized diploma for the sports sector personnel in the country.




Hon. Faizer Mustapha
T.P.No : 0112-688404
Fax : 0112-688403
Hon.H.M.M. Harees
Deputy Minister of Sports
T.P No  :  011-2688404  
Fax  :   011-2688403

Mr. Jayantha Wejerathna  SECRETARY
T.P.No  :  011-2688836
Fax : 0112-2688836

Mr. Sajith Jayalal
T.P No  :  011-2684921  
Fax  :   011-2667709 sajithniss@gmail.com