Impact of Sports on University Student's Socio-Cultural Development in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

  • Zulfiqar Ali PET, Elementary and Secondary Department KPK
  • Dr. Farooq Hussain Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Education and Sports, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan
  • Shagufta Javed Khan Director Physical Education, Elementary and Secondary Department KPK
Keywords: Sports, Social Development, Cultural Development, University Students


Sports are assuming a significant part in deve1oping numerous ethical social, physica1, and cu1tura1 va1ues that they are significant for an individual to make him a productive member of society and help in the achievement. Concerning sports, the word va1ue alludes to the traditiona1 arrangement of be1iefs. This examination was directed for the reason to think about the function of sports in creating socio-cultural qualities among students at the college level. Examination shows that sports assume a critical function in creating socio- cultural qualities among students at the college level.  A greater part of the college players has frequently faced socio-cultural issues. Students recognized various social and cultural issues such as lack of regard for others, need for generosity, absence of trust, need of honesty, lack of ethics, need of self-discipline, need of courage, teamwork, brotherhood, health, positive rivalry, sense obligation, off-air play, equality, tolerance, co-activity, and anthropological moralities, necessity of societal knowledge, requirement of humor, dearth of distinctiveness, want of facility, deficiency of social responsibility, prerequisite of compassion and veracity at upper stage. These detections are succeeding the study of Linghede (2018) who posits that societal glitches have impact on the practices of person.  This investigation furthermore originate that communal hitches put impact on sport activities and societal status of the student at higher stage. The goal of the examination was to recognize socio-social issues looked at by students, investigate the perspectives on students, and sees potential answers for socio-social issues looked at by them, through games.

How to Cite
Zulfiqar Ali, Dr. Farooq Hussain, & Shagufta Javed Khan. (2020). Impact of Sports on University Student’s Socio-Cultural Development in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Research Journal of Social Sciences and Economics Review (RJSSER), 1(4), 378-388.