MSc Physics Courses

Course

ID number

Full Name of Course Credits
  SEMESTER I  

PHY411

Classical Mechanics

4

PHY412

Quantum Mechanics I

4

PHY413

Classical Theory of Fields I : Electrodynamics

4

PHY414

Mathematical Tools in Theoretical Physics I

4

PHY415


Computer Fundamentals and Computational Physics


4


  SEMESTER II  

PHY422

Quantum Mechanics II

4

PHY423

Classical Theory of Fields II : General Relativity

4

PHY424

Mathematical Tools in Theoretical Physics II

4

PHY426

Statistical Mechanics I

4

PHY429


General Physics Laboratory


4


  SEMESTER III  

PHY513

Quantum Field Theory I

4

PHY516

Statistical Mechanics II

4

PHY519

Design and Fabrication Laboratory

4

PHY520


Atomic, Molecular, and Condensed Matter Physics


4


  SEMESTER IV  

PHY522

Nuclear and Particle Physics 4

PHY524

Cosmology **

4

PHY526

Quantum Field Theory II **

4

PHY525

Advanced General Relativity and Astrophysics **

4

PHY527

Advanced Condensed Matter Physics **

4

PHY528

Two Dimensional Conformal Field Theory **

4

PHY529

Quantum computation **

4
PHY530

Nonlinear dynamics **

4

PHY529

Project (To be done over the whole of 2nd year (3rd and 4th semesters))

8

TOTAL CREDITS TO BE EARNED = (4x5)+(4x5)+(4x4)+(4x3+8)=76 credits

1 credit corresponds to 16 contact hours.

**Students have to opt for two of the starred courses. Note that all of these courses may not be offered in a particular year. Also, more options may be offered depending on the interest of the students and availability of teacher(s) concerned.
 

  For Ph. D. students

PHY611

Research Methodology

 

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