profile of the department


The department aims to provide men and a women academically and scientifically qualified towards the research in various fields for development of our nation.

The department offers scientific education and morals through well qualified and dedicated staff.
To imparts scientific and technical knowledge to meet the challenges in the present scenario through effective faculty members.

Courses offered

B.Sc Physics
M.Sc Physics
M.Phil Physics
Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Instrumentation (DEEI)


B.Sc Physics  2015, 2014, 2013.
M.Sc Physics  2015, 2014.


2015 – 2016

         The Inaugural function of “PHYSICS ASSOCIATION” for the year 2015-2016 was held on 24th July 2015 at M.A.Ratchagar Hall. The function was presided by Rev.Fr.PeterRajendiram, the secretary, St. Joseph’s college, Cuddalore. The function commenced at 11.30 am with the elegant presence of chief guest J. Sriram, Alumni and CIO, Sundaram BNP Paribas Fund services limited, Chennai, andMr. Udayadharen, Research Analyst Tamilnadu Science Forum.The Chief Guest Mr. J. Sriram CIO, Sundaram BNP Paribas Fund services limited, addressed the studnets by his motivating speech how he had grown to this level from the simple student at St. Joseph’s college and encouraged the students to claim the ladder of success by used any opportunity come on their ways. Several Science experiments which explain the basis of physics concepts were conducted by Mr. Udayadharen,   Research Analyst, Tamilnadu Science Forum.Students participated and expressed their innate talents.

           The Guest Lecture by Dr. SathyaNarayanan on Introduction of Quantum Mechanics scheduled on 28th July 2015 was postponed due to unfortunate demise of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, and it is planned to be held in the coming month.

            On 1.8.2015 farewell Programme was organized by Department of Physics to our Former HOD Dr. A. Christy Ferdinand.