DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
The Department of Physics commenced functioning in 1983. It was uplifted as an undergraduate department in the year 1999. The department was raised to post graduate level in 2004 when M.Sc programme was sanctioned on self-financing basis. It gives great importance to academic as well as co-curricular activities. The department has well furnished computer lab and electronics lab with internet facilities to provide a favorable ambience for learning. Students have secured excellent results in University Examination till this year.
Inauguration of the association was held on August 25, 2016. Prof. Sibi Kurian, Associate Professor, S B College, Changanassery inaugurated the association activities. Department has arranged various seminars during the academic year 2016-17. Prof. Sibi Kurian, Associate Professor, S B College, C
hanganassery, Dr. Binit Lukose, Post Doctoral Associate, Cornell University, USA and Dr. Varghese C Joshua, Vice Principal, HOD of Mathematics Department, CMS College, Kottayam were the resource persons for the seminars.
Installation of internet facility with wifi at Gramasevini Library, Orvayal
To impart social commitment among the students by making them aware about the importance of rural education, Physics Department has installed internet facility with WiFi at Gramasevini Library, Orvayal. It provides a platform of information and communication technology to the people utilizing it. Aiming at student group of locality, a desk top computer, wi-fi netsetter and a printer are installed in the library.
On Job Training – Teaching Practice in Schools
To provide an opportunity to engage classes for the students who have aptitude and interest in teaching, department had introduced an on job training to the interested students in the academic year 2016-17. Two of our Degree final year students were sent to BMM English Medium School, Pothenpuram for two weeks in November. They were engaged in the daily academic activities of the school for this period.
Providing Lab Facilities to school students
This year we extended the laboratory facility to students from BMM English Medium School, to do their project work. As part of their project, they have used our facilities to take the measurements. Our teachers have given the support to them in using instruments and guided them to complete the project.
Alumni Meet 2016
On December 24, 2016 our association arranged the alumni meeting, “BiBaNe – Birds Back to Nest”. The alumni function was inaugurated by our college Principal Dr. Sherly Kurian and presided over by department head Prof. Nishitha P Mathew. It was a proudful and happy moment for us to see the senior students in their honorable position they have achieved in their life.
Our students have participated in various sports, cultural and intellectual events in the college and at the University level and bagged prizes.