M.Sc. Physics Program in Nepal and Central Department of Physics, TU

In recent years, post graduate M.Sc Programs have been created at different campuses in Nepal. The number of physics graduates at  B.Sc Level is on gradual rise. This trend is relatively higher than those in other science subject areas. Tribhuvan University (TU) is the only University in the country where B.Sc Prgram with major in Physics exists at B.Sc level. In the last academic session of 2008 AD, some 750 B.Sc. graduates appeared at the entrance tests.  Out of those numbers 500 students were enrolled for M.Sc at different constituent and privately run campusese affiliated to TU. M.Sc proram exists at CDP, Kirtipur; Patan Multiple Campus, Lalitpur; GoldenGate International College and St. Xavier college in the capital city, Kathmandu. Birendra Multiple Campus, Bharatpur; Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara and Mahendra Morang Campus, Biratnagar are other constituent campuses outside the capital where PG program in Physics has begun. The CDP has a history of four and half decades whereas the programs at other campuses are recent ones.