The Faculty of Physical Education (FOPE) was founded in 1979 when only (62) students were first admitted. The Faculty has, since then, expanded considerably. Today, the current number of student enrollment is (1028) at the undergraduate level, and (190) at the graduate level (75) in the master program and (115) in the Phd program. There are also international students at both the undergraduate level, and the graduate level. The number of faculty members currently is (41).