The Department of Applied Sciences offers a wide range of courses in the areas of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics to build a strong foundation of students as a part of engineering
education. The Department also offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in basic
Sciences. We educate a diverse group of students through a blend of rigorous and project-based
curricula and adopting unique teaching methodologies. Basic Sciences form the backbone for
knowledge development not only for scientists but also for engineers. Our focus is to produce
scientists and engineers equipped with modern scientific tools with strong understanding towards
real world and engineering problems.

Programmes Offered

Department USPs

  • Faculty:

    Highly experienced and research oriented Faculty, all holding Ph.D degree (mostly from IITs, NITs, Central and State Universities).

  • Curriculum and Teaching Learning Pedagogy:

    Curriculum is benchmarked with UGC, IIT’S and other reputed Universities. The syllabus is aligned with that of NET, GATE, JAM and other competitive exams. Advanced tools including virtual labs, MOOC Courses etc. are used. Strong emphasis on Context & project based learning through mini projects, tinkering lab, guest lecturers etc. Student activities through professional societies like OSA student chapter, ENACTUS, incubation center etc. are encouraged.

  • Student Counselors:

    Each student is assigned a faculty counselor, who guide students on personal and professional decisions and help them to create a career trajectory.

  • Laboratories:

    The Department holds various state-of-the art laboratories like; Physics Lab, Chemistry lab, Maths Lab, which are made available to the students to take their laboratory experience to a whole new level. Higher education opportunities: Some of our students have got admission in reputed National/International institutions and Universities like IIT Chennai, IIT Kanpur, Georgia State University etc., through competitive exams. Research and PhD: More than 30 research scholars are pursuing their PhD in various emerging areas of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The research laboratories are equipped with world class equipments like SEM, UV-VIS-NIR Spectroscope, L-C-R Meter, Holography set up etc. The department has received funding from various funding agencies like DST, DRDO etc. More than 50 research papers per year are published by various faculty members of the Department in International journals of repute.

  • Placements:

    We help students to pursue their ambitions through proper guidance. We do our best to enable them make their career choice as per concurrently available options.

  • Alumni cell:

    Alumni cell caters the interactions between past and present students to enable students to follow their dream jobs and explore alternative options.

  • Modules for slow learners:

    The department provides a gamut of vocational/ practical courses for slow learners to explore further beyond existing curriculum.

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HOD's Message

Dr. Ambika Devi
Head of the Department

The Department of Applied Sciences not only aims to provide a strong foundation of basic science courses offered to under graduate programs of School of Engineering and Technology, but also offers some very important courses in Mathematics to under graduate students of other schools. Besides offering these courses, the department offers B.Sc. (H) Physics, B.Sc. (H) Maths and M.Sc. Mathematics programs. The focus of these programs is to enable the professionals to lead in academics, research and industries. The programs have been benchmarked with similar programs offered by other reputed organizations in terms of credits and course content.

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