Department of Physics was established in 1957. Department had long and cherished history of prominent teachers Late Prof. G. M. Puvathingal (Head of the Department from 1957 to 1998), Late Dr. A.V. Barahate, Dr. M.Y. Apte, and Prof. A. J. Bal.
Presently department has optimum full time dedicated, motivated and well qualified staff. Department emphasizes on practical aspect of teaching Physics. In this connection SFS Centre for Science Culture had maximum contribution in popularization of science in general and Physics in particular. Department offers Innovative Model Making Award in the