HISTORY DEVELOPMENT OF THE UNIT
With the publication of the Decree on the Establishment, Closing and Renaming of Faculties, Institutes and Higher Schools Depending on Some Higher Education Institutions, with the decision numbered 2016/8969 in the Official Gazette dated 3 August 2016 and numbered 29790, Muş Alparslan University School of Physical Education and Sports decided by the Council of Ministers. was established.
The Department of Physical Education and Sports Education in the 2017-2018 academic year, the Department of Coaching Education and Sports Management Departments in the 2018-2019 academic year started their education activities. The Department of Exercise and Sports Education for the Disabled, which was opened in the 2018-2019 academic year, is expected to start its educational activities in the 2019-2020 academic year.
In coordination with the Institute of Social Sciences, the graduate program of the Department of Physical Education and Sports Education started its education activities in the spring term of 2017-2018.
In 2018, Physical Education and Sports Education Department's non-thesis master's program and in 2019 Physical Education and Sports Education Department's PhD program started its educational activities.
School of Physical Education and Sports has been transformed into Faculty of Sports Sciences in accordance with the decision numbered 2020/2654 on the Official Gazette dated 16 June 2020 and numbered 31157, “The decision on the establishment, closure, merging or renaming of institutes, faculties, colleges and academic units depending on some Higher Education Institutions”. .