The Institute provides ample avenues for the development and nurturing of creative and other talents in the students through Sports Department. All the activities are managed by students under the guidance of SAS Officer and Faculty In-Charge Sports.
The prime bodies under sports department is activity center and GYM, which provide avenues for various sports events, indoor and outdoor games.
Students are also encouraged and facilitated to take part in similar events in other institutions. Sports Department National Institute of Technology Raipur has been known for its excellence, in Sports and the students keep raising the bar for themselves by proving to be a step ahead of the crowd, time and again. The institute, at the same time, also has records of achievements in curricular as well as extra-curricular activities. An extremely crucial role is played by Sports department of the institute in facilitating the activities and reaching out to the students.
GYM is an Institute governed organization that cultivates leadership, encourages students to participate in outdoor activities, and provide
facilities for games and sports. The members of the staff monitor activities of Gym and help students in organizing and managing their
functions. Sports department provides facilities for outdoor games like Athletics, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Badminton, Basketball, Baseball, Lawn
Tennis, Swimming, Gymnastics, Yoga Exercises, and Volleyball etc. Each game is looked after by a Captain and Sports Officer. All the games are properly run with the assistance of Sports Officer.