Started in 1987, the Department of Physics offers B.Sc. Physics with a sanctioned strength of 48. The Allied courses offered by the Department for Physics students are Mathematics and Chemistry, studied during the first and second years of the course. The Department offers Physics as an Allied subject for B.Sc. Mathematics and Chemistry. It also offers Basic Physics I and II as Non-Major Elective papers for second year students and C++ language as a component of major paper for B.Sc. Physics. It also opts certificate course “Physics in Everyday Life" from the year 2012.

Further the Department gives special attention to motivate the students to pass National Graduate Physics Examination (NGPE) conducted by Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT) which in turn offer them research pursuits (Ph.D.) along with fellowship. E-Learning courses in Physics by means of NPTEL in collaboration with IIT Chennai and IISC Bangalore is also opted for students to develop their knowledge.

The PG course, M.Sc. Physics was started in the year 2015-2016. A spacious and well-equipped laboratory for UG and PG Physics meets the requirements of the Major and Allied syllabi. Currently to encourage and enlighten the students for excellence in the field of research, Nano lab in Physics was started on November 2017.