GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE, PUTTUR

Narayanavanam Road, Puttur, Chittoor (Dt), A.P.- 517583

Email: puttoor.jkc@gmail.com, Phone: 08577-221580




DEPARTMENT OF Physics PROFILE Established : 1983



Programmes Offered
Program Name Program Group Sanctioned Strength
UG B.Sc Maths, Physics, Chemistry (MPC) Telugu Medium (TM) 30
B.Sc Maths, Physics, Chemistry (MPC) English Medium (EM) 30
B.Sc Maths, Physics, Computer Science (MPCs) English Medium (EM) 60
PG M.Sc Physics 30
Programme wise Student Profile (Current year data)
Program Name
 
Student Strength
I Year II Year III Year Total
B.Sc MPC (TM) 30 10 40  
B.Sc MPC (EM) 20 20 40  
B.Sc MPCs (EM) 35 40 75  
Total        
M.Sc (Physics)        
Teaching posts and Non-Teaching Posts
Post Sanctioned Filled
Teaching  5 5
Non-Teaching (Store-Keeper) 1 1
Contingency Staff (Out-sourcing) 0 1
Programme wise Student – Teacher ratio
Program Student-Teacher Ratio
UG 50:1
PG  
Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning
  • Lecture method
  • Demonstration
  • Power point presentations
  • Class Seminars
  • Assignments
  • Group Discussions
  • Quiz programmes
  • Guest lecturers
  • Study projects
Details of Infrastructural Facilities

 Laboratories – 3 Labs

  •  Mechanics Lab 
  • Optics Lab
  • Electricity & electronics Lab

ICT Facilities

  • 01 LCD Projector
  • 01 OHP Projector
  • 01 Computer with Intenet facility
  • 01 Laser Printer

Departmental Library consists of 88 Books (Reference Books)


SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans

Strengths

  • Efficient & Experienced Faculty with a doctoral degree
  • Good infrastructure and well-established Laboratories.
  • Consistent good pass percentage.

Weaknesses

  • The socio-economic background of many of the students.
  • Most of the students are of first generation.
  • Poor communication skills in English.

Opportunities

 

  • Improving enrolment
  • Improving the optimum usage of ICT in teaching learning
  • Exploring the starting of new Job-oriented courses

Challenges

  • Sustaining quality along with access
  • More placements.
  • Generation of resources for research facilities in the department.

Future Plans

  • To start multidisciplinary job oriented courses.
  • To a conduct a national seminar.
  • To establish Research Centre in the department.