Department Of Physics

One of the most successful department in the college with outstanding performance at the University
level examinations as well as in all India PG entrance level examination. The department at present runs
UG Hons and general courses. The Department was established in 1955 as a part of inter-science
course. In 1961, B.Sc. Physics pass course was established followed by the Physics Honors course in
1979. The department has been an integral part of this college right from its establishment. So far it
has produced more than thousand physics graduates with high caliber including university toppers.
Our students are placed not only in top schools of India but also in reputed foreign institute

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Dr. Santanu Chattopadhyay

I have the proud privilege to share my views on Jagannath Kishore College, with whom I have been associated for the last twenty-five years initially as a faculty of Physics, and then as the Principal for the last seven years or so. Founded in 1948, and serving as a premiere institution for higher education in Purulia for over seven decades, this college has followed the motto ‘Shraddhavan Lavate Jnanam’( a faithful person achieves knowledge) to its optimum. In Swami Vivekananda’s words ‘Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man’ –.....

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