Admissions 2020

Admissions 2020

Academics

Coimbatore campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offers M. Sc. (Master of Science) in Physics.

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Curriculum

Semester 1

Code No Course Title L T P Cr
18PHY501 Classical Mechanics 3 1 0 4
18PHY502 Quantum Mechanics I 3 1 0 4
18PHY503 Mathematical Physics I 3 1 0 4
18PHY504 Computational Physics 3 1 0 4
18PHY581 / 18PHYXXX Advanced Physics Lab / Physics Lab A 0 0 6 2
18CUL501 Cultural Education 2 0 0 P/F
18PHY582 Simulation Lab 0 0 3 1
18PHY591 Mini Project 0 0 3 1
TOTAL 20

Semester 2

Code No Course Title L T P Cr
18PHY511 Quantum Mechanics II 3 1 0 4
18PHY512 Mathematical Physics II 3 1 0 4
18PHY513 Statistical Mechanics 3 1 0 4
18PHY514 Advanced Electrodynamics 3 1 0 4
18PHY515/18PHYXXX Experimental Techniques / Advanced Electronics 3 1 0 4
18PHY583/ 18PHYXXX Advanced Electronics Lab / Physics Lab B 0 0 6 2
18AVP501 Amrita Value Programme 1 0 0 1
TOTAL 23

Semester 3

Code No Course Title L T P Cr
18PHY601/ 18PHY517 Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics / Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy 3 1 0 4
18PHY602 Condensed Matter Physics 3 1 0 4
18PHY603 Nuclear and Particle Physics 3 1 0 4
18PHY604 Elective I 3 0 0 3
  Elective II 3 0 0 3
18PHY681/ 18PHYXXX Spectroscopy Lab / Advanced Electronics Lab 0 0 6 2
18PHY690 Free/Open Elective / Live-in-Lab 3 0 0 3
TOTAL 23

Semester 4

Code No Course Title Cr
18PHY696 Dissertation 18
18PHY697/ 18PHYXXX Viva voce / Seminar 2
TOTAL 20
     
  TOTAL 2 Yr MSc 86

Electives(Any Four)

Code No Course Title L T P Cr
18PHY632 Astrophysics 3 0 0 3
18PHY633 Biophotonics 3 0 0 3
18PHY634 Earth’s Atmosphere 3 0 0 3
18PHY635 Earth’s Structure and Evolution 3 0 0 3
18PHY636 Fibre-optic Sensors and Applications 3 0 0 3
18PHY637 Fibre Optics and Technology 3 0 0 3
18PHY638 Nanophotonics 3 0 0 3
18PHY639 Nonlinear Dynamics 3 0 0 3
18PHY640 Nuclear Physics 3 0 0 3
18PHY641 Optoelectronic Devices 3 0 0 3
18PHY642 Physics of Cold Atoms and Ions 3 0 0 3
18PHY643 Quantum Electrodynamics 3 0 0 3
18PHY644 Quantum Optics 3 0 0 3
18PHY645 Thin Film Technology 3 0 0 3
18PHY646 Fundamentals of Plasma Physics 3 0 0 3
18PHYXXX Space Physics 3 0 0 3
18PHY648 Ultrafast lasers and Applications 3 0 0 3
18PHY649 Energy and Environment in the 21st century 3 0 0 3
18PHY650 Introduction to solar physics 3 0 0 3
18PHY651 Micro and Nano Magnetism Materials and its Applications 3 0 0 3
18PHY652 X-ray Diffraction and its Applications 3 0 0 3
18PHY653 Solar energy conversion 3 0 0 3
18PHY654 Fabrication of Advanced Solar cell 3 0 0 3
18PHY655 Astrophysics and Cosmology 3 0 0 3
18PHY656 Special Theory of Relativity 3 0 0  3
Code No Course Title L T P Cr
18OEL631 Advanced Statistical Analysis for Research 2 0 0 2
18OEL632 Basics of PC Software 2 0 0 2
18OEL633 Computer Hardware and Networking 2 0 0 2
18OEL634 Consumer Protection Act 2 0 0 2
18OEL635 Corporate Communication 2 0 0 2
18OEL636 Design Studies 2 0 0 2
18OEL637 Disaster Management 2 0 0 2
18OEL638 Essentials of Cultural Studies 2 0 0 2
18OEL639 Foundations of Mathematics 2 0 0 2
18OEL640 Foundations of Quantum Mechanics 2 0 0 2
18OEL641 Glimpses of Life through Literature 2 0 0 2
18OEL642 Information Technology in Banking 2 0 0 2
18OEL644 Knowledge Management 2 0 0 2
18OEL645 Marketing Research 2 0 0 2
18OEL646 Media for Social Change 2 0 0 2
18OEL647 Media Management 2 0 0 2
18OEL648 Object-Oriented Programming 2 0 0 2
18OEL649 Painting and Sculpture 2 0 0 2
18OEL650 Personal Finance 2 0 0 2
18OEL651 Principles of Advertising 2 0 0 2
18OEL652 Principles of Packaging 2 0 0 2
18OEL653 Scripting for Rural Broadcasting 2 0 0 2
18OEL654 Social Media Website Awareness 2 0 0 2
18OEL655 Theatre Studies 2 0 0 2
18OEL656 Writing for Technical Purposes 2 0 0 2
18OEL657 Yoga and Personal Development 2 0 0 2
18OEL658 Fundamentals of Legal Awareness 2 0 0 2
18OEL659 Solid Waste Management and Utilization 2 0 0 2
18OEL660 Relativistic Quantum Mechanics 2 0 0 2
18OEL661 Robotics and Biology 2 0 0 2
18OEL662 Science of Well Being 2 0 0 2
18OEL663 Operating Systems and Networks 2 0 0 2
18EN600 Technical Writing        
18OEL664 Bhagavat Geeta and Personality Development        
18OEL665 Chemical Aspects of Forensic Science        
  • One Open Elective course has to be taken by each student, at 3rd semester, from the list of Open electives offered by the School.
  • Students undertaking and registering for a Live-in-Lab project can be exempted from registering for an Open Elective course in the fifth semester.
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Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Arts and Sciences
Campuses: 
Coimbatore