The department was established in the year 1975. It is an active beehive of innovative experiments being carried out in a wide range of topics in physical sciences. Many types of equipment have been designed and constructed in the department for use in the laboratory.The Physics department has state-of-art laboratories to cater to the students of undergraduate courses. The faculty members are actively engaged in research and outreach activities to create and promote interest in basic sciences among youth. The students are also provided varied opportunities to enhance their knowledge of the subject and encouraged to pursue higher education in Physics.