Admission Notification Details for University of Calicut MSc Admissions 2013

University of Calicut 

M.Sc. Radiation Physics Course

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.

Eligibility for admission

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:

Physics of B.Sc. standard - 60 marks

B. Sc. Subsidiary level Mathematics – 20 marks

B. Sc. Subsidiary level Chemistry – 10 marks

Basic Human Physiology and Anatomy – 10 marks

Course Duration:

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 Regulatory 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).

Seats: 12

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

Tuition Fee: Rs. 50,000/per semester for NRI and foreign students: US $5000 per annum

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

Admission Fee: Rs. 2,000/for NRI and foreign students: US $250

Recognition Fee: Rs. 75/ (For external students)

Matriculation fee: Rs. 75/ (For external students)

University Union Fee: Rs. 50/

Sports Affiliation Fee: Rs. 50/

Departmental students union fee: Rs. 75/ (per year)


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

Candidates should produce the admission card, duly attested, during the entrance examination.

Roll number will be available at the venue of the examination.

How to apply:

Application form and the brochure are available from the web site of the University of Calicut,

Application can be submitted online

Print out of the online applications form should be sent to the Course Coordinator, M.Sc. Radiation Physics, Department of Physics, University of Calicut.

Calicut University P.O., Pin 673635

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, and Email:, Ph: 04942404777.

Enclosures to be attached along with the application:

Photo copy of Ist page of S.S.L.C. Book (proof of age).

Photo copies of the certificates and mark lists of qualifying examinations

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

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

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

Contact Details:

Calicut University P.O., Kerala, 673635

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