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Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith is a Public University located in Varanasi or Benaras, Uttar Pradesh, India. Established in 1921 as Kashi Vidyapith and later renamed. It is administered under the state legislature of the government of Uttar Pradesh. The university has more than 350+ affiliated colleges spread over six Districts (Varanasi, Chandauli, Bhadohi, Mirzapur, Sonebhadra, Ballia). It is one of the largest State Universities in Uttar Pradesh, with hundreds of thousands of students, both rural and urban. It offers a range of Professional and Academic courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, Law, Computing, Management and Sports (Physical Education). Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidypith has earned B+ status from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council.

University Sports Council was establish in 1967 and at the beginning It had three posts of coaches which was later on converted to Instructor (Physical Education). The first three faculty members of this council were Mr. Raja Ram Dubey, Mr. Vijay Narayan Giri, & Mr. Kishori Lal. Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith owes its birth to the educational, cultural and political aspirations of pre-independence India. The early period of this institution pulsated with the National Freedom Struggle. The teaching provided original dimensions to the concept and movement of Indian Socialism.