Department of Physics




The college is run by Shri Shivaji Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Barshi since 1960. (Vide letter No GON /II/4307dated 7th November 1960). The college is recognized by UGC under 2f in July 1971 (Vide letter No UGC/No.F-13-7-71) (CD) dated 4-7-1971, UNI letter No SU/STAT/F/22/850 dated 31/8/1971 and under 12B in August 1995 (Permanent Affi/T-2/4354 dated 7-8-1995).Initially institute as affiliated to Pune University and Department was instituted in the year 1960. The Department of Physics was established in the year 1966 with Pre-Degree Science. By the natural growth of the Department the first batch of 3 students passed out in the year 1969-70.
     Gradually Our Department flourished year after year. Some students from our department have been placed in the merit list of the University.The department has the glorious Galaxy of renowned teachers who have contributed wholeheartedly and devotedly to the department. They have worked for the development and also the extension activities. Popular and devoted teacher like Principal H.C.Patil, Shri V.G. Patil, Shri S.V. Swami and shri P.R.Margale used their potential to make the department prosper up to the mark and credit.
     The department of Physics has helped in the foundation and Development of many new courses like Bifocal Electronic course, Electronics Department and its courses, X-Ray Technician course etc. these branches have now flourished independently.
     Shri M.P. Salunkhe, HOD of Physics has an outstanding contribution to the University. He has worked as the member of Management Council, Member of faculty of Science, Member of Academic council, Member of Standing committee, Member of  Research and Recognition Committee, Member of Changes in Staff Committee. He has also devoted his work as the coordinator of the SQUAD Committee and as chairman of Board of Studies for the Physics, Shivaji University Kolhapur for the period 2000-20005. He was also contributed in Solapur University, Solapur as Chairman Of BOS, in Physics and Member of MC.Since the past 20 years our Department is conducting Exams under NGPE and NSEP. Miss S.M. Pawar, our meritorious student attended Summer school Workshop in May 2004 held at BARC, Mumbai.