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The Tata Institute of Fundamental Research is India’s premier institution for advanced research in fundamental sciences. The Institute runs a graduate programme leading to the award of Ph.D., Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. as well as M.Sc. degree in certain subjects. With its distinguished faculty, world class facilities and stimulating research environment, it is an ideal place for aspiring scientists to initiate their career.

In general, the syllabus for the Admissions Tests in Physics (Written and Interview)
is typically a course of studies in Physics as the main subject in the Undergraduate
and Masters levels in an Indian University. The questions in the written test (multiplechoice type) and the interviews are distributed over the following areas:

  • Classical¬† ¬†Mechanics;
  • Mathematics relevant to Physics;
  • Electricity and Magnetism;
  • Quantum Mechanics;
  • Heat, Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics;
  • General Physics;
  • Modern Physics;
  • Electronics and Experimental Physics.

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