Thursday 21st of September 2017 10:20:37 PM Agra
Located in Gwalior, the Laxmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE) is a Deemed University and a leading academic centre in the field of physical education. The Institute was established by the Government of India as National College of Physical Education on 17 August 1957. The LNIPE was named after Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi, a brave heroine of the Indian War of Independence, as a tribute to her role in the glorious freedom struggle. She laid her life in Gwalior. Laxmibai National Institute of Physical Education was established with an aim to give a fillip to physical education in India, by offering degree and post-graduate course, for the first time in the country.