About the course:

Physics is the reason why you have

  • laser
  • TV
  • radio
  • computer technology
  • DNA
  • nuclear weapons

and clearly charted out important theories:

  • the quantum theory
  • the theory of relativity
  • the big bang theory
  • the splitting of the atom

You do not need to be a ‘genius’ to study physics. All you will need are a few skills relating to:

  • numeracy
  • problem-solving
  • data analysis
  • communication of complex ideas
  • wider understanding of how the world works, on a scientific and human level

Entry requirements/Qualification:

  • For admission in Indian Universities, the candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with 45% marks (or equivalent grades) from a recognized university in any discipline.
  • While applying to foreign universities as an international student whose native language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from an institution in a country whose official language is not English, must submit scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.
  • While applying in foreign Universities, you shall be required to give a Statement of Purpose mentioning why you want to join this course and why you must be chosen for the same. In this highly competitive time, your SoP must be of high-class quality with impeccable English.


Documents required:

At the time of admission, you will require the following self-attested documents along with their originals. These documents are especially asked for by Indian Universities:

  • Class X Board Examination Certificate
  • Class X Marksheet
  • Class XII Marksheet
  • Class XII Provisional Certificate/Original Certificate
  • Character Certificate (recent)
  • SC/ST/PwD/CW/KM Certificate (in the name of the candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) Certificate (in the name of the Candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • Transfer Certificate from school/college
  • Migration Certificate from Board /University are required from those students who have passed senior secondary exam from outside Delhi.
  • Self-attested passport-size photographs.

Course content:

You can choose from the following courses depending upon the area you wish to specialise in and the college you choose:

  •  astrophysics
  • particle physics
  • biotechnology
  • nanotechnology
  • meteorology
  • condensed matter theory
  • quantum dynamics
  • applied physics
  • plasma physics
  • aerospace dynamics
  • atomic and laser physics
  • atmospheric, oceanic and planetary physics
  • climate science


  • India: 50,000/- to over a few lakhs
  • Abroad: $25,000 to $50,000



Course duration:

Undergraduate: Three to four years

Post-graduate: One to two years

Job prospects, future and industry overview: