The Department of Physics at IIT Palakkad started functioning from August 2015, and is currently engaged in teaching and research in the forefront of experimental and theoretical physics. Browse our website to know about the activities of the Department, courses offered, current research directions of the members, and ongoing research projects.


Call for post-graduate admission

MSc in Physics at IIT Palakkad! Apply through here! Application opens on April 11, 2023, and closes on April 25, 2023. Also keep an eye on our PG Amission Portal.

Call for PhD positions

Department of Physics at IIT Palakkad calls for applications from motivated students aspiring to do PhD in several areas of Physics. The official application process will begin soon. Keep an eye on our Research Portal.

Department News

Department of Physics celebrates the Science Day. See here.

Upcoming Seminars and Colloquium

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Teaching and Research Programs

The Department of Physics currently offers only post-graduate programs in Physics, including the Master's degree and the PhD degree. A four-years BS-MS program and a three-years MS by research program are currently in the planning stage.

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The Department of Physics currently has a teaching Physics Laboratory to cater the needs of undergraduate/post-graduate students, which is equipped with experimental setups that can boast of the latest technologies. In addition to this, for conducting advanced research, IIT Palakkad has set-up different central facilities namely Chandra High Performance Computing Cluster, Central Instrumentation and Central Micro-Fabrication Facility (CIF and CMFF), and a Central Facility for Materials and Manufacturing Engineering (CFMM). Other Central facilities are in the planning stage.


Activities in the Department

The Department has a warm and vibrant environment hosting a number of activities, including a Journal Club, regularly organized seminars and colloquium, yearly symposiums, and outreach programs.

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