Department of Physics at NUST School of Natural Sciences offers BS, MS and PhD degree programs in Physics. The main objective is to provide much-needed human resources in the filed of Physics. The department offers PhD, MS and BS Physics degree programs.
The MPhil/PhD programs were started in 2008, where MPhil program was converted to MS in 2011. MS is a two year degree program which comprises of both course work and thesis. The course work of MS in Physics has been designed keeping in view the vision of NUST, which envisages the immediate uplifting of the standard of education in Pakistan, as well as remaining in pace with fast growing technological revolution. The courses included in the program are a fine blend of theory and experimental knowledge.
The BS program was started in 2014 and it is a four years degree. BS Physics program covers the needs of those (a) who pursue their postgraduate study and research in physics, (b) those who seek jobs after finishing their degree and (c) who require a strong physics base while working in allied technological area. The courses extensively cover all core Physics and various elective courses in theoretical and experimental Physics are available. In addition, the program offers minors in Mathematics, Nanotechnology and Electronics