The University of Sharjah recognizes sports as an integral part of student life. Sports
teach teamwork and to be a good winner or loser. Joining sports activities
and participating at events will help you stay fit and acquire various athletic and
A wide range of athletic activities is available on campus throughout the day. We
encourage students to participate in a variety of sports and other recreational
activities in order to enrich their university experience.
The main campus features two fully-equipped and state-of-the-art sports complexes, (one for men and one for women )which include Olympic-size swimming pools, several
multipurpose indoor sports halls, and gymnasiums. The main
campus also features a standard-size soccer field together
with a running track and outdoor lighting.
Sports available at the University include body building, swimming, volleyball, karate, shooting,
aerobics, yoga, bowling, table tennis, chess, billiards, tennis,
squash, football, snooker, and basketball.
Students who excel in athletics may be awarded
scholarships to complete their studies.
Sports teams offer competitive and instructional programs
for both men and women. You may participate in regular
intramural and extramural tournaments as scheduled.