Introduced in the year 1993, the two-year Post Graduate programme in Physics at CHRIST (Deemed to be University) offers Materials Science, Electronics and Astrophysics as specializations. The postgraduate programme in physics helps to provide in depth knowledge of the subject which is supplemented with tutorials, brain storming ideas and problem solving efforts pertaining to each theory and practical course. The two year M.Sc programme offers 16 theory papers and 7 laboratory modules, in addition to the foundation courses and guided project spreading over four semesters. Foundation courses and seminars are introduced to help the students to achieve holistic development and to prepare themselves to face the world outside in a dignified manner. Study tour to reputed national laboratories, research institutions and industries, under the supervision of the department is part of the curriculum.