• #5
    in private engg schools
  • 100%
    placement in E&C MIT
  • 800+
    highly experienced faculty
  • 70000
    sq ft central library
  • 18
    departments of engineering


The Department of Physics at MIT Manipal is one of the oldest departments in the Manipal Academy of Higher Education and offers a compulsory course on Engineering Physics to all branches of B.Tech. The department caters to the UG programs including quantum mechanics, optics, semiconductors and other subjects in the physical sciences which hold importance for engineers too.


It also offers Physics courses to PG students besides open electives to students of B.Tech and M.Tech.


Core competencies

  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Radiation and Nuclear Physics
  • Nano-materials
  • Thin film based devices
  • Solar cells
  • Spectroscopy
  • Non-linear Optics
  • Atmospheric Physics and High Energy Physics
  • Biophysics.



The areas of research are Condensed Matter Physics, Radiation and Nuclear Physics, Nano-materials, Thin film based devices, Solar cells, Spectroscopy, Non-linear optics and Atmospheric Physics and High Energy Physics