B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics is 3 year undergraduate course in physics. The candidates who are willing to take up this course must possess a minimum of 50% of score in their 10+2 or equivalent examinations in science stream in a recognized board school. Admission process of this course is carried out based on the candidate’s performance in their high school exams. Some institutes may also conduct their own entrance exam for admission to the course.
Some of the institutions that provide B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics course are:
The average course fee charged for this course is between INR 90,000 – 3 Lacs for the span of 3 years.
Physics basically is a study of the natural and fundamental science called physics that involves the study of matters and its motion through space and time. B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics course also has many specializations like acoustical physics, astrophysics, astronomy, biophysics, fluid physics, etc.
After the completion of this course, the candidates have a wide range of job opportunities in the employment areas like Power generating companies, pyrotechnics manufacturing, research and development firms, technical journals, Indian civil services, etc. There also available various job types like a professor, radiation oncologist, consulting physicist, etc.
|Course Duration||3 years|
|Admission Process||Entrance exam based (May also look at graduation percentage) / Merit Based|
|Course Fee||Between INR 2 to 5 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 15,000 to 3 Lacs|
|Top Recruiting Companies||Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Centre of Liquid Crystal Research, Defence Research and Development Organization, Heavy Water Board, Indian Space Research Organization, Institute of Materials and Minerals Technology, etc.|
|Job Positions||Professor, Radiation Oncologist, Consulting Physicist, etc|
B.Sc. ( Hons.) Physics is a study of matters and its motion through space and time. This course includes all the applicable concepts like energy and force in addition to that also includes the normal bachelors' subjects like mathematics and chemistry. Physics degree covers the wide range of phenomena, from smallest sub-atomic particles to largest galaxies. This also includes the study of physics of materials, statistical physics, mathematical physics, vibrations and wave optics etc.
This course provides the beneficiary for the candidates in the area of higher studies, career opportunities in both private and public sectors. The career sectors may include the firms such as IT and consultancy, the environmental industry, financial services and legal sectors.
|Name of the Institute||Location||Average Course Fee (in INR)|
|Lovely Professional University||Jalandhar||3.40 lac|
|Amity University||Lucknow||2.86 lac|
|Amity University||Panvel, Mumbai||2.77 lac|
|Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana||Ambala||60 k|
|Integral University||Lucknow||90 k|
|Amity University, Gurgaon||Gurgaon||3.10 lac|
|Amity University, Noida||Noida||3.19 lac|
|SRM Institute of Science and Technology||Kattankulathur, Chennai||1.20 lac|
|University of Delhi||North Campus, Delhi||90 k|
|Panjab University||Chandigarh||80 k|
|Techno India University||Salt Lake City, Kolkata||70 k|
|GD Goenka University||Gurgaon||2.25 lac|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science||Pilani||7.11 lac|
|Amity University||Kadampukur, Kolkata||2.33 lac|
|Jadavpur University||Jadavpur, Kolkata||2 lac|
|St. Joseph's College, Bangalore||Lalbagh Rd., Bangalore||38.9 k|
|Annamalai University||Tamil Nadu||52 k|
|Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University||Lucknow||1.20 lac|
|SASTRA University||Thanjavur||64 k|
The candidates who have completed their higher education that is 12th with science as their major discipline with at last minimum aggregate marks obtained in their exams are eligible for this course. Some institutions consider the score in the entrance tests based on the subjects covered and may consider that scores also.
The admission process is carried over by considering the merit score of the student in their exams and some institutes conduct entrance exams and there would be personal interview carried by the institute that various or depends upon the institutes.
|Year I||Year II||Year III|
|Mathematical Physics I||Mathematical Physics II||Mathematical Physics III|
|Mechanics||Thermal Physics||Electromagnetic theory|
|Electricity & Magnetism||Vibrations & Wave Optics||Electromagnetic Theory|
|Mathematics I||Quantum Mechanics and Nuclear Physics||Statistical Physics|
|Chemistry||Mathematics II||Physics of Materials|
|Linear & Digital Integrated Circuits & Instruments||Computer Fundamentals and Programming||Electronic Devices : Physics and Applications|
|Physics Lab I||Physics Lab II|
|Chemistry Lab I||Digital, Microprocessor and Computer Lab||Physics Lab III & IV|
On successful completion of this course, the candidates are open to working in wide range of employment areas like agriculture research areas, astronomy, aviation industry, colleges, construction firms, cryptography, demolition squads, education firms, hospitals, labs, etc. They are also open to different types of job types and positions like an aerodynamic specialist, astronomist, assistant scientist, consulting physicist, lab supervisor, professor, etc.
There are also open forum for taking up the advanced courses in the same stream like M.Sc. Physics, M.Phil. Physics and Ph.D. in Physics.
|Job Profile||Job Description||Average Salary (in INR)|
|Researcher||The person who takes up an issue or a problem and find the optimum solution for it in all aspects||7 to 8 Lacs|
|Professor||Professor is capable of teaching all the subjects that involve with physics in depth||4 to 5 Lacs|
|Lab Supervisor||Lab Supervisor take care of all the instruments and machines and components of the lab||3 to 5 Lacs|
|Radiologist||Radiologist is capable of dealing with radiological instruments||3 to 5 Lacs|