B.Ed. in Physics is a 2-year full-time graduate certificate-level course in education, divided into 4 semesters.
Physics is a natural science that involves the study of matter and its motion through the universe, along with related concepts such as energy and force.
More comprehensively, it is the general examination of nature, aimed at examining how the universe carries on.
Successful completion of graduation in a relevant discipline is the minimum criterion of eligibility for admission to the course.
Such professionals are hired in capacities such as:
Admission to the course is based on the round of counselling conducted after the candidate’s qualification of a relevant entrance test, such as that conducted by the University of Delhi.
Some of the top entrance tests conducted in India for admission to the course are:
The course is offered at leading Indian institutes such as:
The average tuition fee charged for the course in India ranges between INR 5000 and 2 Lacs for a span of 3 years.
Successful graduates of the course can expect anything between INR 2 to 10 lacs as annual salary in the industry, increasing with experience and skillset.
Listed below are some of the major highlights of the course.
|Examination Type||Semester System/ Year wise|
|Eligibility||Graduation from a recognized university|
|Admission Process||Merit-based/ Based on counselling after qualification of entrance test.|
|Course Fee||INR 5000 to 2 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 2 to 10 lacs per annum|
|Top Recruiting Companies||Deloitte, BP, World Health Organization, Amity University, LPU, Fortis, Max, Apollo, Google, Microsoft, Oracle, Accenture, Adobe, Reliance, National Agri-Food, Biotechnology Institute, Apollo, Genpact, Wifi networks, IIT, HP, APAC, Xcelris labs, ITC Infotech, Claridges, HCL, etc.|
|Top Recruiting Areas||Educational Institutes, Space Research Institutes, Hospitals, Health Care Providers, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Industry, Chemical Industry, Environmental Management and Conservation, Forensic Crime Research, Research Firms, Testing Laboratories, Geological Survey Departments, Wastewater Plants, Aquariums, Forest Services, Oil Industry, and such.|
|Job Positions||Scientist, Scientific Assistant, Research analyst, Technical Writer/Editor, Lecturers, Chemist, Enumerators, Researcher, Biostatistician, Clinical Research Manager, Consultant Teacher, Writer/Editor, School Teachers, Private Tutor, Online Tutor, Education Consultant, Principal, Vice Principal, Counsellor, Content Writer, Instructor, Education Researcher, among others.|
Physics is a discipline of natural science that studies matter and its motion through the universe, and concepts like energy and force. Subjects usually covered within this career-oriented course include:
Physics is one of the most fundamental sciences, dealing with the study of matter and energy. Study of physics helps understand other sciences such as chemistry, biology, geology, astronomy, medical science, environmental science, and a host of other sciences.
Tabulated below are some of the top institutes in India that offer the course.
|Name of Institute||City||Average Fees|
|Lady Shri Ram College for Women||New Delhi||INR 19,030|
|Kasturi Ram College of Higher Education||New Delhi||INR 58,000|
|Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University||New Delhi||INR 23,000|
|Jamia Millia Islamia University||New Delhi||INR 6,800|
|University of Calicut||Calicut||INR 30,000|
|Lovely Professional University||Jalandhar||INR 69,000|
|Amity University||Lucknow||INR 86,100|
|Banaras Hindu University||Varanasi||INR 5,670|
|ICFAI University||Dehradun||INR 57,000|
|Lady Irwin College||New Delhi||INR 12,955|
|Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidya Pratishthan Society's||Pune||INR 46,112|
|University of Lucknow||Lucknow||INR 21,854|
|Kamla Nehru Mahavidyalaya||Bhopal||INR 35,000|
|Integral University||Lucknow||INR 75,000|
|Kamal Institute of Higher Education & Advance Technology||New Delhi||INR 48,700|
|Bhabha College of Education||Bhopal||INR 36,000|
|Loreto College||Kolkata||INR 13,025|
|Bombay Teachers' Training College||Mumbai||INR 22,320|
|Government College of Education for Women||Coimbatore||INR 10,000|
|Ranchi University||Ranchi||INR 15,000|
Listed below are the minimum criteria which candidates interested in pursuing the course are required to fulfil, in order to be eligible to apply for the course.
Most institutes offering the course admit students based on performance in a relevant entrance test, often followed by a round of personal interview, wherein their general aptitude for the course is tested. Admission process generally varies across colleges.
A few institutes also provide direct admission based on the candidate’s performance at the level of graduation.
Listed below are some of the top entrance exams conducted in the country for admission to the course.
A semester-wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is tabulated here.
|Semester I||Semester II|
|Childhood & Growing Up||Knowledge and Curriculum|
|Language across the Curriculum||Creating Inclusive School|
|Learning and Teaching||Gender School and Society|
|Assessment for Learning||Engagement with Field|
|Understanding of ICT (EPC-1)||Understanding the Self|
|Contemporary India & Education||Reading & Reflecting on Text|
|Understanding Disciplines and Subjects||Pedagogy of school|
|School Management||Participation in Sports and Yoga|
|Drama & Art in Education||Pre- Internship|
Such Physics professionals have gainful opportunities of employment across areas of research, wherein they are required to analyze and evaluate documentary evidence. They may also work with government agencies, departments, not-for-profit organizations, and such, in capacities like:
Such professionals can also apply their advanced intellect and excellent critical analysis abilities across areas of employment such as marketing, PR, advertising, and communication. Other career options include:
Such professionals engage in responsibilities such as report writing, co- ordinating service committees, and drafting procedures and policies.
Some of the popular professional avenues open to such professionals are listed below with the corresponding salaries offered for the respective positions.
|Job Position||Job Description||Average Annual Pay Scale in INR|
|Agronomist||Agronomists are scientists who research for ways to enhance soil productivity (in other words, to raise more food in the same amount of soil).||3,49,010|
|Horticulturist||Horticulturists grow, sell, and harvest flowers, shrubs, plants, and trees.||2,50,144|
|Professors||Professors teach students in a wide range of disciplines at the post-secondary level. They deliver scholarly articles, perform research, and instruct.||9,13,657|
|Article Writer||Article Writers create written work such as, articles, reports, books, and different forms of verbal compositions.||2,43,264|
|Home Tutor||Home Tutors provide non-classroom, scholarly instruction to students on individual or group-basis.||2,91,632|