B.Sc (Hons)

Physics

This is a three-year undergraduate course recognised by Calcutta University. Subject combinations on offer include (any two) Mathematics, Electronics, Computer Science, Chemistry . Topics covered in the Honours curriculum include Electrostatics, Wave and Optics, Quantum and Classical Mechanics, Nuclear and Particle Physics, and much more. With the right combination of elective subjects, an undergraduate degree in Physics with us will not only allow you to explore your interests and discover your strengths, but also equip you for a range of career paths including higher education, and Research and Development related job profiles in private and public sectors like space, defence and aeronautical research, and even atomic energy.

Course Structure

Applicable for students enrolled on/after 2018-19.

Choice Based Credit System

Course CodeName of CourseSemesterMarks
CC-1Mathematical Physics – I1100
CC-2Mechanics1100
GE-1Mechanics1100
AECC-1Communicative English / MIL1100
CC-3Electricity and Magnetism2100
CC-4Waves and Optics2100
GE-2Electricity Magnetism2100
AECC-2ENVS2100
CC-5Mathematical Physics – II3100
CC-6Thermal Physics3100
GE-3Thermal Physics3100
CC-7Digital Systems and Applications3100
SEC-ABasics of Programming and Scientic Word Processing or Electrical Circuits and Network Skills3100
CC-8Mathematical Physics – III4100
CC-9Elements of Modern Physics4100
CC-10 Analog Systems and Applications4100
SEC-BComputer Algebra System and Figure Drawing Skill or Renewable Energy and Energy Harvesting4100
GE-4Waves and Optics4100
CC-11Quantum Mechanics and Applications5100
CC-12Electro-magnetic Theory5100
DSE-A-1Advanced Mathematical Methods – I or Communication Electronics5100
DSE-B-1Advanced Mathematical Methods – II or Nuclear and Particle Physics5100
CC-13Electro-magnetic Theory6100
CC-14Statistical Mechanics6100
DSE-A-2Astronomy and Astrophysics or Advanced Dynamics6100
DSE-B-2General Relativity or Nano Materials and Applications6100

Applicable for students enrolled on/before 2017-18.

First Year

Paper I (100 Marks)
Unit-01: 50 Marks- Mathematical Methods I & Mathematical Methods II
Unit-02: 50 Marks- Waves and Optics I & Electronics I

Paper IIA (50 Marks)
Unit-03: 50 Marks- Classical Mech.I & Thermal Physics I

Paper IIB (50 Marks)
Unit-04: 50 Marks- Laboratory

Second Year

Paper III (100 Marks)
Unit-05: 50 Marks- Electronics II & Electricity and Magnetism
Unit-06: 50 Marks- Electrostatics & Waves and Optics II

Paper IVA (50 Marks)
Unit-07: 50 Marks- Quantum Mech.I & Thermal Physics II

Paper IVB (50 Marks)
Unit-08: 50 Marks- Laboratory

Third Year

Paper V (100 Marks)
Unit-09: 50 Marks- Classical Mechanics II & Special Theory of Relativity
Unit-10: 50 Marks- Quantum Mech.II & Atomic Physics

Paper VI (100 Marks)
Unit- 11: 50 Marks- Nuclear and Particle Physics I & Nuclear and Particle Physics II
Unit- 12: 50 Marks- Solid State Physics I & Solid State Physics II

Paper VIIA (50 Marks)
Unit- 13: 50 Marks- Statistical Mechanics & Electromagnetic Theory

Paper VIIB (50 Marks)
Unit- 14: 50 Marks- Laboratory

Paper VIIIA (50 Marks)
Unit- 15: 50 Marks- Laboratory

Paper VIIIB (50 Marks)
Unit- 16: 50 Marks- Computer laboratory

Course Eligibility

A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained at the previous qualifying examination a minimum of:

50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the Honours or related subject
Or, 55% marks in the Honours or related subject
&, Must have PASS marks in Mathematics and Chemistry.

Please Note: Candidate passed in Business Mathematics is not eligible for Admission.

Course Duration

3 Years

Course Hours

10:15 am to 4:30 pm (Day Session, Co-Ed)

Course Fees 2018-19

Rs.42,850 (First Year)
Rs.37,750 (Second Year)
Rs.37,650 (Third Year)

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