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  • Excel in high-level teaching
  • Cutting edge research across advanced areas of Physics and interdisciplinary domain
  • Taking up the Physics education and quality research to the downtrodden
  • Nurturing enthusiasm
  • Passion for Physics
  • Strong foundation for excellence.
  • Practice for learning and project as research
The Physics department boasts a venerable history, stretching back to the University's inception in 1929. Over the course of nine decades, the department has played a pivotal role in advancing the study and understanding of Physics both within the university community and beyond. Its contributions have been significant, not only in academic research but also in nurturing generations of physicists and contributing to the broader scientific community. Over the years, the department has received sponsorship from various prestigious organizations such as UGC Non-SAP and DST-FIST. It has been led by distinguished professors who have contributed significantly to the field of Magnetism, Spectroscopy and Nanoscience. This curriculum is based on TANSCHE recommendation to incorporate the latest developments in the field of Physics and to equip students with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to excel in both academic and competitive examinations such as CSIR-UGC, NET, SLET, and TNPSC.
The Physics department can indeed boast of several physicists of immense international reputation among its alumni. These individuals have made significant contributions to the field of physics through their groundbreaking research, innovative discoveries, and leadership roles in academia, industry, and research institutions. The accomplishments of these distinguished alumni reflect the department's commitment to excellence and its ongoing efforts to nurture talent and inspire future generations of physicists.
Programmes Offered
  • M.Sc. (Two Year)
  • Ph.D.
Ph.D.,Thrust areas
  • Nanoscience
  • Spectroscopy
  • Materials Science
  • Chemical Physics
  • Molecular Biophysics
Research Equipments
  • UV-Vis Spectrophotometer
  • FT-IR Spectrophotometer
  • Spectrofluorophotometer
  • Thermoluminescent Dosimeter
  • Electrochemical workstation
  • Spectrofluorimeter
  • Particle size Analyser
Research Outcome
  • Patent received-2
  • Ph.D., awarded-419
  • Publications–1508
  • h-index-57
  • Citations–13709
  • Project funds received-1.37 crore
Highlights of the Department
  • Seven Smart Class Rooms
  • Well equipped P.G. Laboratories with hands on training on every experiment
  • 4000 Volume of Books
  • Green Environment
  • R O water purifiers with coolers
  • CCTV Security system
  • Toilets with Napkin vending machine and incinerator
Students’ Activities
  • Mentor-Mentee system
  • Physics Society
  • Training and Placement
  • Research Colloquium
  • Sports & Cultural events
  • Alumni association
  • NSS
  • Red Cross Society



Department of PHYSICS
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