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M.Sc. Physics

M.Sc. Physics

Department: Basic Sciences

Program Overview:

he postgraduate program in Physics i.e. M.Sc. Physics is a two-year course.

Eligibility Criteria

  • B. Sc. Hons. examination of the Panjab University in the subject of M. Sc. Course.
  • B. Sc. Examination of the Panjab University or any other University recognized by Syndicate securing at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) and with Physics & Mathematics.


  • The main objective of the course is to reveal the mathematical beauty of the universe at scales ranging from subatomic to cosmological level.  
  • This course enables students to solve any complex problem that are valuable in areas even beyond physics.
  • To provide access and exposure to students in laboratories and different industries.
  • The majors in physics give students a strong quantitative background that can be applied in any technical field.

Job Opportunities:

Careers could include:

  • Online tutor
  • College lecturer
  • Assistant Professor
  • Research
  • Observation Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • School Science Technician or Research Analyst
  • Assistant Scientist
  • Physics Training Manager
  • Network Administrator
  • IT Consultant
  • Security Expert
  • Systems Support Administrator
  • Interface Engineer 
  • Jobs in Aerospace and Defence, Automobile, IT and Software, Railways, Nuclear and Renewable energy, Oil and Gas, Electronics and Telecommunications and the Manufacturing sector.

Fees (Annual):

M.Sc. Physics-I- Rs. 45425/-

M.Sc. Physics-II-  Rs. 45175/-

Program Highlights :

M.Sc. Ist SemesterM.Sc. 2nd Semester
PHY8011 Mathematical PhysicsPHY8021 Mathematical Physics II
PHY8012 Statistical PhysicsPHY8022 Statistical Mechanics
PHY8013 Quantum Mechanics IPHY8023 Classical Electrodynamics I
PHY8014 Electronics IPHY8024 Electronics II
PHY8015 Physics Laboratory IPHY8025 Physics Laboratory II
PHY8016 Computational Physics IPHY8026 Computational Physics II
M.Sc. 3rd SemesterM.Sc. 4th Semester
PHY8031 Nuclear Physics IPHY8041 Experimental Techniques in Physics
PHY8032 Particle Physics IPHY8042 Atomic and Molecular Physics
PHY8033 Condensed Matter Physics IPHY8043 Physics laboratory IV and Project Work
PHY 8034 Classical Electrodynamics IISpecial Papers(any two of the following)
PHY8035 Quantum Mechanics IIPHY8044 Nuclear Physics II
PHY8036 Physics Laboratory III and Industrial VisitPHY8045 Particle Physics II
 PHY8046 Condensed Matter Physics II


Dr Anita Rani, Head, Department of Basic Sciences

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