Department of Physics

1.   Name of Dept.    
2.   HOD                              
:   Dr.Arun Kumar Mobile No. 9431941429
3.   About Department :  

Established in the year 1958 in the Ranchi College (then a constituent college of Bihar University), it became a full fledged University Department after the creation of Ranchi University. The Department imparts M.Sc. course in Physics with specialization in Electronics and Condensed Matter Physics and M.Sc. course in Electronics & Communication. The Department has the distinction of developing and updating Physics curriculum in the undivided state of Bihar through the UGC sponsored ULP and COSIP. This department has a rich tradition of research activities and in the first two decades of its existence it was a nationally acclaimed Centre for research in X-ray crystallography.

Research Fellowship: INSPIRE-DST- 2. Maulana Azad Fellowship – 3.RU Fellowship – 1

Self Financing / Vocational Course:

M.Sc. in Electronics & Communication
    Special Papers Taught          
:   1. Electronics 2. Condensed Matter Physics

4.   Faculty position:





Mobile No.


University Professor





Associate Professor

Dr. Arun Kumar

Dr. A. Kapoor

Dr.(Mrs.)Sudha Singh

Dr. S. K. Dey

M.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Sc., Ph.D.




Assistant Professor

Dr. Arun Kumar

Dr. Raj Kumar Singh


M.Sc., Ph.D.





Admission Eligibility: BSc/ BSc (Hons). Duration 2 years (Four semesters) with an exam at the end of each semester.

Research Degree:

MPhil: Eligibility with 55% marks in for General & OBC category and 50% marks for SC/ST category
Duration 1 year (Two semesters)
Doctorate Degrees:
The University awards PhD degree. 
There is also a provision of awarding DSc Degree.