Rayat Shikshan Sanstha's

Mahatma Phule Arts, Science and Commerce College, Panvel

Post Box No 124, Karanjade Village, Taluka- Panvel, District-Raigad. (MS)- 410206

Accredited by NAAC at "A" grade with CGPA of 3.18

"Best College Award" by University of Mumbai
Recipient of Grant Under DBT Star College Scheme


Profile of the Department

Name of the Department

Department of Physics

About the Department

The department of physics is established in 1970. The department runs undergraduate courses along with short-term courses in mobile repairing. The department undertakes no. of activity for the betterment of the students such as remedial coaching and guidance to slow and advanced learners. The department's staff members actively contribute to research through paper presentation, publications, and research projects. The department has a well-equipped laboratory. 

Aims and Objectives


1) To provide knowledge of Physics to all classes of people.
2) To strive for all-round development of the student by training their intellectual, moral, emotional, physical and social faculties to become good & useful citizen
3) Creating an environment of active learning & effective communication.

Courses Offered

UG with SIX units

-Certificate Course in Mobile Repairing (F.Y. B.Sc.)

  1. Diploma course in Mobile Repairing (S.Y. B.Sc)

List of faculty

  1. Mr. Sanjay L. Gaikwad (Head)

                     (M.Sc. Physics, SET, NET, GATE)

  1. Dr. Girish S. Gund

                      (M.Sc. Physics, Ph.D., PDF)

  1. Mr. Ravindra D. Morbekar

                      (M.Sc. Physics, SET, GATE)

Activities/Best Practices

  • Curiosity Thirsty for Knowledge: Seminar competition for Motivate, Inspire and Create stage daring in students

Extension Activity

Cyber Security as awareness Programme to School College, and Society

Action Plan

  • 1) To Publish the research papers in high Impact factor Journal
    2) Collaboration with Research institutes.
    3) To install solar Cell panels for the Physics lab from Alumni.

Departmental Facilities

  • 1) Senior Practical Laboratory with well equipment (Apparatus)
    2) Departmental library
  • 3) well Equipped Research Laboratory
    3) e-learning resources
    4) Computers
    5) Printers and Scanners 
    6) Internet facility

Learning Outcomes

1) Study fundamentals of matter and energy.
2) Knowledge of Natural Laws of Physics.
3) Have a good understanding of the most important Physical theories including a deep knowledge of the Foundations of modern physics.
4) Knowledge of  Different Fields in  Physics  are 
            i)  Optics, Classical  mechanics  and Quantum mechanics
            ii) Electricity  & Electronics ,
            iii) Magnetism &Solid state physics,
            iv) Mathematical physics, Relativity 
            v)  Astrophysics Etc. are inculcated.
5) Knowledge of mathematical modeling and Diagrams