Guwahati College

গুৱাহাটী মহাবিদ্যালয়

Dept. of Physics


The Department of Physics was set up in 1984 with the introduction of higher secondary course in science stream under the able guidance of late Prof. Haridev Goswami. With the introduction of three year degree course under Gauhati University Physics was included as the general subject in the science stream in the year 1987. The major course in Physics was introduced in the year 2003 with 5 students enrolled in the first year with major in Physics. At present, with the approval of Gauhati University, maximum 10 (ten) numbers of students are allowed to take major in Physics in every academic session.

Aims & Objectives

The main aims and objectives are:
1. To draw awareness and develop self confidence among the students through the science education.
2. To generate the need and importance of Vocational education and making students able to solve day to day problem through the study of the subject
3. Giving importance in learning by doing.

Departmental Activities

In addition to the regular classes and examination work , the department holds some seminar related with the subject and latest development in the field of research in physics time to time. Organize popular talks inviting resource persons in the field. A UGC sponsored minor research Project is being established by Dr. Pradip Kalita in the Department-'Study of thin films- synthesis and characterization and application of metal semiconductor nanostructure.' Nano-Science Research laboratory has been established under the leadership of Dr. Pradip Kalita.

Students Achievements

Students having major in Physics have successfully passed out in every final examination. Almost every year a few students obtain first class in major. In general course almost all the students have passed out successfully every year.

Faculty Profile:

Name Designation Contact No.
Ms. Bhanu Das Associate Professor (HOD) 9508519933
Dr. Ranjita Devi Associate Professor 9435345970
Mr. Dipak Kumar Deka Assistant Professor 9435010212

Guwahati College

Bamunimaidan , Guwahati- 781021



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