Department of Physics



Student Chapter

About Department

Welcome to the Department of Physics,  the department is involved in teaching for UG and PG students of Engineering. M.Sc. (Physics) course started in 2012 lays thrust on fundamental physics and also on applied Physics courses. In M.Sc. course, the project work has a significant weightage which is expected to enhance the quality of project work and give motivation towards research.

The department has highly qualified and experienced faculty who guide UG, PG and Ph.D. students. The department has number of ongoing as well as completed R&D projects.  The areas of research include Solid State Ionics, Nanomaterials, Functional Glasses and Glass Ceramics, Electroceramics, Magnetic materials, Polymers, Computational Physics, Photovoltaics, sensors, supercapacitors & optoelectronic devices, Theoretical Physics – Quantum Computing, Quantum Information Theory, Mathematical Physics, Chaos and Nonlinear Dynamics, Many-Body Condensed Matter Physics, Physics in Nature and Natural Processes. The department has sophisticated instrumentation facilities for synthesis, characterization & computing applications.

Courses Offered At Various Levels

  •  B. Tech
  •   M. Sc. (Physics)
  •  Ph. D. (Physics) 


The Mission of VNIT is to achieve high standards of excellence in generating and propagating knowledge in engineering and allied disciplines. V.N.I.T. is committed to providing an education that combines rigorous academics with joy of discovery. The Institute encourages its community to engage in a dialogue with society to be able to effectively contribute for the betterment of humankind.


To contribute effectively to the national endeavour of producing quality human resource of worldclass standard by developing a sustainable technical education system to meet the changing technological needs of the Country, incorporating relevant social concerns and to build an environment to create and propagate innovative technologies for the economic development of the Nation.

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