Sports Club

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Sports Club was established in 1960 with the objective to encourage, promote and organize sports activity for the benefit of the members of the Club. Since its inception TIFR Sports Club has been actively involved in encouraging, promoting and organizing indoor, outdoor games and social & cultural activities for the benefit of its members. TIFR Sports Club carries out various activities under the following heads:

Outdoor Activity
It takes part in various outdoor sports like Cricket, Football, Hockey, Volley Ball, Kabaddi etc. It takes part in various prestigious tournaments like The Times Shield, Inter Ministry Moorjani Shield, and All India DAE Sports & Cultural Meets.
Indoor Activity
It carries out various indoor games like Chess, Carom, Table Tennis, Badminton, Bridge etc.
Music Library
It has wide collection of latest and classical Audio/video CDs/DVDs which are issued against a very nominal fee. The timing of the Music Library is from 13.00 hrs to 13.30 hrs.
Book Library
It has a wide collection of books/novels/magazines which are issued against a very nominal fee. The Timing of the Book Library is from 13.00 hrs to 13.30 hrs.
Social & Cultural activity
Sports Club carries out various social & cultural Events like organizing popular plays, cultural Programs, treks, picnics etc for its members and their family members.


Application for membership can be made on a prescribed enrollment form duly filled in and submitted to the Sports Club Managing Committee. On admission as a member the Membership fee is nominal 0.05 % of the basic pay and it is specifically understood that a member is agreeable to abide by the rules, regulations, laws and bye laws of the Sports Club in force.

TIFR Sports Club Managing Committee



 Telephone  Number

 Email Address

  Mandar E. Sawant



  mandarsawant @ tifr . res . in

  Shri. V. B. Kadam

  Vice President

  22782522  vkadam @ tifr . res . in

  Shri.Sudhakar Mistry 

  Hon. Treasurer



  Shri. Harshal Rohekar

  Indoor Game Incharge


  harshal . rohekar @ tifr . res . in

  Shri. R. K. Chougule

  Book Library Incharge



  Shri. P. B. Dange

  Oudoor Activity Incharge   22782599   

  Shri. Dinesh R. Lad

  Indoor Game



  Shri. S. D. Patil