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The Department of Physics was established in 1994. Its mission is:

To inspire enquiry, excellence and innovation in physics 

Our mission embodies the goals of:

  • Enthusing and motivating students to think critically
  • Equipping students with the analytical skills to question accepted wisdom
  • Exploiting Physics for the betterment of society
  • Engaging in innovative research that focuses on nanophysics, energy and medical physics
  • Exploring and integrating effective strategies in physics education