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University of Calicut MSc in Radiation Physics 2014

Admission to M.Sc Radiation Physics 2014 in University of Calicut

M.Sc Radiation Physics course is a highly specialized multidisciplinary course in applied physics with high profile job opportunities as Radiological Safety Officer (RSO) in hospital, Nuclear reactor facilities, Regulatory authorities, industries and research centers involving high dose radiation systems, Medical Physicists in hospitals having Radiation imaging and therapy facilities, Dosimetrists in Industries, teachers and scientist

All these positions are challenging and having a lot of responsibilities

University of Calicut is the pioneering institute to incorporate strong theoretical background and intense clinical training with high orientation toward academic which will make the students academically excellent and professionally competent

The course is being conducted in collaboration with Malabar Cancer Centre, Thalassery

Eligibility: A pass in B.Sc Physics main with Mathematics as one of the subjects of University of Calicut or equivalent with 60% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of the subjects

Admission Criteria: The admission is made on the basis of an entrance test of the objective type / or short answer questions and of duration 2 hours with the syllabus of B.Sc Physics of the University of Calicut
Rank list will be prepared on the basis of equal Weightages for both the qualifying examination the entrance examination

The entrance examination shall have 100 marks; multiple choice type, or short answer questions-covering subjects as detailed below:

i) Physics of B.Sc standard – 60 marks

ii) B.Sc Subsidiary level Mathematics – 20 marks

iii) B.Sc Subsidiary level Chemistry – 10 marks

iv) Basic Human Physiology and Anatomy – 10 marks

Duration of the Course: 3 Years

Two years – Four semesters each of 6 months followed by clinical training and project work for one year. The course work will be conducted at the Department of Physics, University of Calicut. The students have to attend clinical/field training and undertake a project work at any of the reputed institutions approved by the university and Atomic Energy Regulator Board (AERB), Govt. of India.

The students have to qualify Radiological Safety Officer (RSO) examination conducted by the Radiological Physics and Advisory Division of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre separately for eligibility for RSO (Level III)

Number of Seats: 12 + 1 NRI

Fee Structure: The students have to pay the following fee on admission

a) Tuition Fee: Rs. 50,000/- per semester for 4 semesters only
(Students need not to pay any fee during 5/6 semesters, However they should pay the charges for clinical training, if required by the institution. Certain institution offer stipendiary trainee) for NRI and foreign students: US $5000 per annum

b) Caution deposit: Rs. 30,000/- (at the time of admission refundable without interest only after completion of the course)

c) Admission Fee: Rs. 2000/- for NRI and foreign students: US $250

d) Annual fee: Rs. 690/-

e) University ID card: Rs. 55/-


i) The University will not be responsible for non receipt or late receipt of application, interview memos and other correspondence regarding admission

ii) Candidates should produce the admission card, duly attested, during the entrance exam

iii) Roll number will be available at the venue of the examination

iv) Students are liable to pay the fee structure decided by the university from time to time that is published through the official website of the university

Project Work: Every candidate must do a project work under an approved supervisor (approved by the Coordinator) in a topic having relevance to the application of radiation in medicine, industry, agriculture and research in the 4th semester

The project thesis should be submitted to the University

Clinical Training: Total duration of the training will be 1 year (as prescribed by the AERB)

It should be done under the supervision of a designated academic staff member of recognized institute

The supervisor must certify to the adequacy of the field training on the basis of the thesis report submitted by the candidate

How to Apply: Application form and the brochure are available from the website of the University of Calicut,

Application can be submitted online on or before 11th July 2014

The printout of the online application and supporting document should reach the Coordinator M.Sc Radiation Physics, University of Calicut, Calicut University P.O., Kerala-673635 on or before 14th July 2014

A challan receipt/ crossed Demand Draft for Rs.300/- (Rupees three hundred only), Rs.100/- in the case of SC/ST candidates, towards the application fee, drawn in favour of The Finance Officer, University of Calicut, payable at State Bank of Travancore Calicut University Branch

NRI and foreign candidates should contact the Dean, Students’ Welfare, University of Calicut, Email: [email protected], Ph: 04942404777

For general guidelines, please see notification for Admission Notification to various PG Programmes having Entrance Examinations – No. No.11226/DOA-ASST-3/2014/CU Dated: 24th June 2014


i) Photo copy of 1st page of SSLC Book (proof of age)

ii) Photo copies of the certificates and mark lists of qualifying examinations

iii) SC/ST/OEC/OBC candidates should attach photocopies of the Community, Nativity and income certificates along with the applications

iv) Those who are eligible for Nativity weightage should attach copy of the nativity certificate along with the application

v) In the case of candidates residing in Wyanad District, the name of the Taluk to which they belong should be clearly indicated

Important Dates

Last date for submitting the application online: 11th Jul 2014

Last date for submitting printout of the application form: 14th Jul 2014

Issue of online hall ticket: 21st Jul 2014

Date of Entrance Examination: 23rd Jul 2014

Time & Venue: 10.30 am Department of Physics, University of Calicut

Declaration of result and publication of rank list: 26th Jul 2014

Date of Admission: 08th Aug 2014

Commencement of classes: 18th Aug 2014

For any queries in this regard email to [email protected] or [email protected]

Department of Physics, Calicut University P.O., Kerala-673635, Web:

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