###### 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 Code | Name of Course | Semester | Marks |
---|---|---|---|

CC-1 | Mathematical Physics – I | 1 | 100 |

CC-2 | Mechanics | 1 | 100 |

GE-1 | Mechanics | 1 | 100 |

AECC-1 | Communicative English / MIL | 1 | 100 |

CC-3 | Electricity and Magnetism | 2 | 100 |

CC-4 | Waves and Optics | 2 | 100 |

GE-2 | Electricity Magnetism | 2 | 100 |

AECC-2 | ENVS | 2 | 100 |

CC-5 | Mathematical Physics – II | 3 | 100 |

CC-6 | Thermal Physics | 3 | 100 |

GE-3 | Thermal Physics | 3 | 100 |

CC-7 | Digital Systems and Applications | 3 | 100 |

SEC-A | Basics of Programming and Scientic Word Processing or Electrical Circuits and Network Skills | 3 | 100 |

CC-8 | Mathematical Physics – III | 4 | 100 |

CC-9 | Elements of Modern Physics | 4 | 100 |

CC-10 | Analog Systems and Applications | 4 | 100 |

SEC-B | Computer Algebra System and Figure Drawing Skill or Renewable Energy and Energy Harvesting | 4 | 100 |

GE-4 | Waves and Optics | 4 | 100 |

CC-11 | Quantum Mechanics and Applications | 5 | 100 |

CC-12 | Electro-magnetic Theory | 5 | 100 |

DSE-A-1 | Advanced Mathematical Methods – I or Communication Electronics | 5 | 100 |

DSE-B-1 | Advanced Mathematical Methods – II or Nuclear and Particle Physics | 5 | 100 |

CC-13 | Electro-magnetic Theory | 6 | 100 |

CC-14 | Statistical Mechanics | 6 | 100 |

DSE-A-2 | Astronomy and Astrophysics or Advanced Dynamics | 6 | 100 |

DSE-B-2 | General Relativity or Nano Materials and Applications | 6 | 100 |

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)