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 Department of Physics, MIT offers the following programs:


M.Sc. - Physics





World-class laboratories give learning a practical dimension

Innovation Centre

State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research


Libraries have excellent resources for reference and study


Paper tree - A green initiative by MIT students of MUTBI

Computing Facility

Wi-fi campus with modern computing and digital facilities


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