The University Sports Week of Mahatma Gandhi University was organized during 26th of March to 3rd of April, 2018 with great enthusiasm and vigour. The Assistant Director of Sports in his welcome address cherished the students for their punctuality and interest in sports activities. The inauguration program started with a colourful dance performance, followed by an Oath taking by the students. All the students actively participated in various events with full of enthusiasm. The event was graced by the Hon'ble Vice Chancellor of MGU who encouraged every student to participate saying there is no loser but all winners in sports and cultural activities. As many as 21 events were included in this year's University Sports Week keeping in mind the exploration of all round creativity and sportsmanship of the students. The students of MGU excelled in all these extracurricular activities adding extra charm to the academic environment of the University. Unlike earlier years, this year, the entire community of participants was divided into 4 houses, each named after renowned football clubs viz. Manchester United, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Chelsea.
The events of the Sports Week were: Running Race, Shot Put, Javelin, Discus, Table Tennis Badminton, Carom , Arm wrestling, Dead lift, Cricket, Basketball, Volleyball, Tug of War, Football, Solo Dance, Group Dance, Solo Singing, Creative Modelling and Quiz.
Participation in all the above mentioned events was open for both boys and girls. There was a substantial number of student participation . Students were energetic, enthusiastic, overwhelming and full of lives. The University Sports Week evoked the greatest interest in sports among students.