Arguably one of the best academic centers in the state of Assam for Physics studies in undergraduate program, the Department of Physics provides the right guidance to any aspirants to build his/her career around Physics. With its aim to train and inspire the young minds to pursue higher studies in Physics, the department starts functioning from 1986 with the introduction of Physics course in the Higher Secondary (Sc.) program. The department commenced its first undergraduate program with Physics as a pass course in the year 1989. With growing demand of the aspiring students and on the suggestion of the Department of Physics, Gauhati University, major course in Physics was introduced in 1998. So far, the department has produced a large number of graduates with major in Physics who are placed well in academia and industries.
As a footstep in its colorful journey over two decades, the Department has started offering M. Sc. Program in Physics from 2019 under Assam Science and Technology University, Guwahati. It’s a matter of our pride that one of our students from the second batch of the PG program has successfully qualified and admitted to the Ph.D. program in Physics in Assam University, Silchar, Assam. The department is the parent department of PG Department of Biophysics, and has been playing a pivotal role in its growth.
We remain committed to offer quality education in Physics.