• 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 – 2018

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  • Calling Applications for Sports Education Courses – 2018

    Applications are called to enroll with the following courses conducted by the NISS to enlighten your path towards success in sports.

    • Advanced Coaches course – Badminton
    • Certificate course in Sports Science
    • Certificate Course in Yoga and Naturopathy Science
    • Diploma in Sports
    • Certificate course in Coaches Skills Development
    • Certificate course in Injury Management
    • Sports Management Course -2018 (Limited for sports sector personnel)

    Please refer this website for further details or the newspaper advertisement appeared on 28th January, 2018 in the following newspapers.

    • Irida Lankadeepa (Sinhala)
    • Sunday Observer (English)
    • Thinakaran Varamanjari (Tamil)


Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara
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