Uttar Pradesh Government has established Guru Govind Singh Sports College in Lucknow at a distance of 13km from railway station with the sole aim of bringing about development in sports activities within the state. The college is established on 153 acres of land. This college is fully residential sports organization for emerging sports persons. For session 2016-2017 special arrangements are there for state’s 9–12 years old emerging sports persons for specific scientific and technical training in Athletics, football, volleyball and hockey games. Along with this there is also a special provision of education system for the students where students are imparted education through Secondary Education Board (UP board-Hindi medium) from class 6th to 12th. Moreover, Sports College is also contributing towards providing all necessary facilities to students for their overall development and a significant increase in the standards of the game in the state.