The Department of Physics came into being under the umbrella of the Riphah International University Islamabad. It aims to impart quality education at undergraduate and graduate level, thereby producing worthy students to cater for societal needs in the country and abroad.
The Department is presently offering MSc, M. Phil, and Ph.D. Physics. The curricula and syllabi of all offered programs are well-planned and designed according to recommendations and guidelines of Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. Looking at the increasing societal demands and to impart quality education the department is going to launch 4 years BS-Physics Program in the Fall-2018 semester. The academic curricula and necessary resources have already been established.
Carrier in Physics
Physics, being the key fields of sciences, deals with the core concepts of physics as well as their application in different fields. It is a diversified field which gives birth to many other disciplines over the decades, such as Electronics, Material Sciences, and Engineering etc.
The main objective of the launch of undergraduate BS- Physics program is to effectively equip the students with a solid foundation in core areas of Physics because of which they would be able to pursue their higher education in their desired interest areas. The combination of high-quality curriculum, highly qualified faculty, well-equipped laboratories and all available necessities at the Department give exposure to leading-edge technologies. These facilities open up new avenues for a substantial contribution of graduates in respective industries and research organizations such as PIEAS, PAEC, KRL, SUPARCO, and Meteorology etc.
Teaching & Research Facility
The Department of Physics holds highly qualified, motivated and professionally competent faculty who not only excels in their respective areas of specialization but also keep themselves abreast of recent developments in their respective areas of research.
Student services department at Riphah provides a variety of services to the students. It is responsible for all co-curricular and extra-curricular activities within and outside the University campus. It provides students with opportunities to exploit their potential in various sports and socio-cultural activities. The department is committed to addressing all issues in an amicable way.
The Library is situated in I-14 campus of Riphah International University. It is a central part of the academic pursuits of the students. The aim of the Library is to provide access to materials and information resources which will help the students in their studies and learning. All new students are offered an orientation tour of the Library and its facilities. Expert and helpful staffs are on hand to assist and facilitate the students.