Govt. Model Engineering College has an excellent physical education department under the guidance of Mr Johnson Phillip. The sports club of Model Engineering College is engaged in the training of the college team for various inter-collegiate events. The sports club conducts various sports and games events every year in the college. The intra-college leagues for games like football, basketball, volleyball, throw ball, chess, cricket and annual sports meet are the main events. The El-Juego, Inter-College Football League attracts participants from all over the state.

Facilities of the department are:

  • Health Club.
  • Football Ground
  • Cricket nets
  • Table Tennis table
  • Basketball ground
  • Volleyball courts
  • Badminton court

The department is engaged in the training of the college team for various inter-collegiate events.The college cricket team has always remained in the top rung of University cricket matches.The college team has been the overall champions in the university sports a number of times. We also have the annual Sports Day in college, which is conducted near to the Arts Fest. It brings out the competitive spirit among the students.

El Juego is the annual Inter-College seven-a-side Football tournament conducted by Govt. Model Engineering College, Thrikkakkara. Estadio MEC this year witnessed the 7th edition of El Juego from February 17th to 21st, 2014.

Eight guest teams from different colleges in and around Kochi and two host teams fought it out for the coveted ever-rolling trophy. In the final match of 2014, after a tight competition against Chenagnur Engineering College, MEC emerged as the winners.

CHECKMATE is the All Kerala Inter Collegiate Team Chess Championship, conducted by Govt Model Engineering College. CHECKMATE 2k14 was conducted as “Arjun Harish Nadh and Korath Sunny Memorial All Kerala Inter College Team Chess Championship” on 15th which commenced for two days witnessed a participation of more than 20 teams from all over Kerala. Brennan College, Kannur, emerged as champions and MEC A team finished runner up.

Apart from Checkmate, the students of Model Engineering College has propelled their talents in the inter college CUSAT Chess, winning the championship continuously for two consecutive times in 2013 and 2014 respectively. Grandmaster, the Intra-college chess tournament is conducted every year to develop an interest for the game of chess inside the campus.

Dunk 360° is an Inter-Collegiate Floodlit Basketball Tournament hosted by Govt. Model Engineering College, Kochi in loving memory of Midhun Rajendran(2016 Batch). The maiden event will be held on 9th, 10th and 11th February 2015 between 8 eminent teams from all over the state.