Bachelor of Science (Honors) [B.Sc. (Hons.)] (Physics)

Programme Overview

Duration: 3 Years | Programme Code: 020209

B. Sc. (Hons.) Physics programme endeavors to instill in students with a genuine interest in the understanding of fundamental laws of Physics, to foster a creative spirit for learning, to become inventive scientists and to become successful in a wide range of professions.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • The graduates will become successful professionals by demonstrating logical and analytical thinking abilities.
  • The graduates will work and communicate effectively in inter-disciplinary environment, either independently or in a team, and demonstrate leadership qualities.
  • The graduates will engage in life-long learning and professional development through self-study, continuing education or professional and doctoral level studies.

Programme Outcomes

Upon completion of the B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics programme students will be able to:

  • Create a hypothesis and appreciate how it relates to broader theories.
  • Evaluate hypotheses, theories, methods and evidence within their proper contexts.
  • Solve complex problems by critical understanding, analysis and synthesis.
  • Demonstrate engagement with current research and developments in the subject.
  • Critically interpret data, write reports and apply the basics of rules of evidence.
  • Select, interpret and critically evaluate information from a range of sources that include books, scientific reports, journals, case studies and the internet.
  • Develop proficiency in the analysis of complex physical problems and the use of mathematical or other appropriate techniques to solve them.
  • Demonstrate skills in the use of computers for control, data acquisition, and data analysis in experimental investigations
  • Provide a systematic understanding of core physical concepts, principles and theories along with their applications.
  • Function on multidisciplinary teams by working cooperatively, creatively and responsibly as a member of a team.
  • Communicate effectively by oral, written, computing and graphical means.
  • Recognize the need to engage in lifelong learning through continuing education and research.

Some of the Major Areas that will be Covered

Advance level courses in Physics and general courses in Mathematics/Chemistry/Computer Science.