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Physics

About the Department

Knowledge needs Creativity and Creativity needs Diligence. Education plays pivot role in the path of individual’s life and moulds the individual’s character by inculcating high ideas and humane values. Only education can help the younger generation to become the responsible citizens of this Country.

Upholding these great ideals, J.S.S College of Arts Commerce and Science, Ooty road Mysore, has started M.Sc. Physics programme from the academic year 2011-2012 under the aegis of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, with the blessings of His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji. The starting of the programme is in tune with the objectives of JSS Mahavidyapeetha of providing an impetus to the study of basic sciences.

The M.Sc Physics programme consists of four semesters under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) with Continuous Assessment Grading Pattern (CAGP). The course contents include Hardcore, Soft-core, Discipline Specific Elective, Open Elective and Project work. Specialisation in Solid State Physics has-been introduced in the academic year 2011-12 itself. Specialisation in Nuclear Physics is being introduced from the academic year 2017-18.

Programme Offered: M. Sc in Physics

Eligibility for Admission: B.Sc. with Physics and Mathematics as Major/ Optional subjects or  B.Sc. Ed. degree of RIE Mysuru with Physics as a special subject and must have obtained a minimum of 45% (40% in case of SC / ST and Category-I candidates) of marks in cognate / optional subjects put together from all the years of the examination of the course.

Research Centre Recognition: The Post Graduate Department of Physics is recognised as Research Centre to carryout research leading to Ph.D degree in Physics of University of Mysore.

Programme Objectives:

  • To inculcate in Students, the background and experience required to model, analyse, and solve advanced problems in Physics.
  • To prepare students to evaluate the soundness of concepts proposed
  • Hone Students skills to pursue Physics as a Teaching and Research Carrier
  • To carryout research work contributing to the creation of knowledge, skills and its applications 
  • To produce qualitative, professional and skilled resources with master and doctoral degree
  • To establish linkage and collaborations for the betterment of teaching, learning
  • To be known as PG Department providing skill integrated quality education
  • To be recognised as centre of excellence
  • To train students in team work and life-long learning for continuous professional development

Programme Outcomes:

  • acquired substantial knowledge in physics, basic knowledge in mathematics, and knowledge in supported fields like computer science
  • The work with the specialisation in Solid State Physics / Nuclear Physics gives special expertise within one of the areas of specialisation represented at the PG Department of Physics.
  • had some research experience within a specific field of physics, through a supervised project (the Master Thesis)
  • are familiar with contemporary research within various fields of physics.
  • The Master of Science in Physics programme provides the candidate with knowledge, general competence, and analytical skills on an advanced level, needed in industry, consultancy, education, research, or public administration.
  • Can combine and use knowledge from other disciplines.
  • Can critically and independently assess and evaluate research methods and results.
  • Understands the role of physics in society and has the background to consider ethical problems.

Infrastructure facilities:

Total number of class rooms

 

02

Class rooms with ICT facility

 

02

Students’ laboratories

 

Lab1: Computer Lab

Lab2: Electronics Lab / Optics Lab

Lab3. Condensed Matter Physics Lab 

Lab4. Nuclear and Particle Physics Lab

Lab 5 Solid state Physics (Special) Lab

Nuclear Physics (Special) Lab

Internet facilities for staff and students

 

Internet facility for faculty and students (Computer Lab) in the secured network  is provided from a dedicated fiber optic cable line from the main server

Number of Computers

12

Department Library

120 Books

 

Learning resources:

  • Department Computer lab with internet facilities
  • Central Library with Reference Books (3548), Journals and INFLIBNET services
  • E- Journals, CD`s
  • e-learning resources (MIT lectures)
  • Department library
  •  Laboratory Experiments
  • Science Exhibition
  • Special lectures, Lecture Workshops, Seminars

 

Placements

Batch

Sl.No

Name of the Company/ Organisation/Department

No. of candidates placed

2013-14

1

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru

9

2

BGS College Mysuru

2

3

NIE College, Mysuru

2

4

St. Philomena`s College Mysuru

1

5

YCM, Mysuru

1

6

GFGC, Hunsuru, Mysuru District

2

7

Karnataka Police Service

1

2014-15

1

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru

8

2

GFGC, Hunsuru

3

3

GFGC, Madduru, Mandya District

2

4

Vidhyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysuru

2

5

Kautilya PU College, Mysuru

2

6

Sri Siddaganga College, Tumakuru

1

7

Teresian College, Mysuru

1

2015-16

1

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru

5

2

ST. Philomena`s College Mysuru

2

3

BGS College Mysuru

1

4

Karnataka Bank

2

5

Tumkur University constituent College, Tumakuru

1

6

MMK & SDM College, Mysuru

1

7

Gurukula PU College, Mysuru

1

8

Gopalaswamy PU College, Mysuru

1

9

IDSG College Chikkamagaluru

1

10

Vidhyavardhaka PU College, Mysuru

1

11

Teresian College, Mysuru

1

12

ST. Joseph PU College, Mysuru

2

2016-17

1

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru

  1. Maharshi PU Clollege, Mysuru
  2. Diploma College, Devanuru
  3. YCM, Mysuru
  4. Sai saraswathi Vidhya Kendra, Mysuru
  5. Govt. College Calicut
  6. GSSS, Engineering College, Mysuru

Vivekananda Tutorial, Nanjangud

4

2

Maharshi PU College, Mysuru

  1. Maharshi PU Clollege, Mysuru
  2. Diploma College, Devanuru
  3. YCM, Mysuru
  4. Sai saraswathi Vidhya Kendra, Mysuru
  5. Govt. College Calicut
  6. GSSS, Engineering College, Mysuru

Vivekananda Tutorial, Nanjangud

1

3

Diploma College, Devanuru, Mysuru District

1

4

YCM, Mysuru

2

5

Sai Saraswathi Vidhya Kendra, Mysuru

1

6

Govt. College, Calicut

1

7

GSSS, Engineering College, Mysuru

1

8

Vivekananda Tutorial, Nanjangud

1

 

Batch

Sl.No

Name of the Company/ Organisation/Department

No. of candidates placed

2017-18

1

  •  

2

2

ST. Philomena`s College Mysuru

2

3

Maharani`s Science College, Mysuru

1

4

Govt. College, Vijayanagara, Mysuru

1

5

Citizen PU College Nanjangud

1

6

Talent Public School, Hunsuru

1

7

Tumkur University, Tumakuru

1

8

MCS Public School, Chamarajanagara

1

9

Ananth PU College, Arasikere, Hassan District

1

10

GFGC, Chennagiri, Shivamogga District

1

 

2018-19

1

JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru

1

 

Student progression to higher education (previous graduating batch)

Batch

Sl.No

Name of the University/Institution

No. of candidates admitted

2014-15

1

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore

1

2

Vigyan Bhavana, University of Mysore

1

2016-17

1

Maharaja Institute of Technology (MIT), Mysuru

1

2017-18

1

University of Mysore, Mysuru

1

Contact:

Dr. Vijaya Manjunathaguru

Phone No.:9731845395

Email:vmguru2k8@gmail.com

Faculty PG

M.Sc.,Ph.D.
Associate Prof& HOD
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
M.Sc., Ph.D; NET.
Assistant Professor
M.Sc, KSET
Assistant Professor
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
M.Sc, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
M.Sc, KSET
Assistant Professor
M.Sc, KSET
Assistant Professor