Course Intake and Details

Department of Material Science

Programmes Offered

Programmes  Intake Duration Eligibility

M.Sc. (Materials Science)

General Cat. 16+10

Payment Cat.10

Two years

B.Sc. degree of Mangalore University or any other University considered as equivalent thereto with Physics as one of the optional/ major/special subject  with a minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/Category-I) are eligible to apply for admission to M.Sc. in Materials Science Programme. The candidates should have secured 45% aggregate marks in the other optional subjects also. The candidates who have not studied Chemistry at the undergraduate level must have studied Chemistry at P.U.C./Higher Secondary level.

Ph.D. Materials Science

As per University regulation

Three/Four Years and maximum five/six years for full-time and part-time research respectively.

Second class Master's degree (minimum of 55%) in the subject/allied subject.


"MSc Materials Science (Regular) course of  Mangalore University has been recognised as equivalent to the MSc Physics degree of Kannur University, Kerala, for the purpose of Higher Studies and Employment"


Updated Syllabus


Eligibility for all the programs

Candidates who have passed three year B.Sc Degree examination with Physics as one of the optional/major/special subjects with a minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/Category-I) Candidates for admission to the Ph.D programme shall have a Master’s Degree or a Professional degree in relevant/allied/ concerned subjects declared equivalent to the Master’s degree with 55% marks.