Keeping in view the success of Lucknow Sports College and with the aim to offer the specific contribution in the field of sports Veer Bahadur Singh Sports College was established in Gorakhpur by the government in the year 1988-89. Being a residential institution its overall expenditure is borne by the Government. In this college special arrangements are done for education of students through Education Board from class 6th to 12th on the syllabus determined by UP Board besides training of sports like wrestling(boys), Volleyball(boys and girls), hockey(girls) and gymnastics(boys and girls). This college is constructed on 48.7 acre land that is situated 08 km away from Maharajganj road near Arogya Mandir. Total number of trainees determined in Sports College, Gorakhpur is 320.