Jobs after M.Sc Physics


Graduates in M.Sc Physics can find different technical jobs in public and private sector. There are many opportunities available for M.Sc Physics graduates in technical field. They can work as Observations Scientist, Assistant Scientist, Quality Control Manager, Laboratory Technician, School Science Technician or Research Analyst in any government or private organization. Apart from technical field, they can also go for teaching in government or private institutions.

Private Sector Jobs after M.Sc Physics

There are many opportunities available in IT field for M.Sc Physics graduates. Many IT companies such as Infosys, Wipro and CTS are recruiting M.Sc Physics graduates for software jobs. They can also get jobs in Energy Plants. Another job available for these graduates is Technician in Electronic Industry. They can apply for jobs in many companies in automobile industry. Some of those companies are Maruti Udyog, TATA Motors and Tech Mahindra.

Government Sector Jobs after M.Sc Physics

There are vast opportunities available for M.Sc graduates in Government sector. They can apply for jobs in Scientific Research and Development Organizations such as The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Physical Research Laboratory Ahmedabad, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics Kolkata and Nuclear Science Centre New Delhi. They can also apply for various jobs in government organizations given below.

  • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  • National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)

They can also apply for the most competitive exams conducted by Union Public Service Commission such as IFS, IPS and IAS. Several other government exams conducted for recruiting M.Sc Physics graduates are given below

  • Tax Assistant Exam
  • Statistical Investigator Exam
  • Combined Graduate Level Exam

After qualifying NET or SET exam they can apply for teaching jobs in government colleges or schools. Another option available for M.Sc Physics graduate is to apply for jobs in public sector banking. Several banks are conducting exam every year for recruiting graduates to the post of Probationary Officers. They can also find many jobs in Railway sector. They should qualify the exams conducted by Railway Recruitment Board to get a job in Railway sector. These graduates can also apply for Combined Defense Services Exams conducted for recruiting candidates to various posts in Defense Department.

Job Prospects Abroad after M.Sc Physics

There are wide opportunities available for M.Sc Physics graduates in foreign countries. They can work in several health care, manufacturing and electronics companies in foreign countries. Students having high percentage during their post graduation can apply for jobs in National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), one of most famous space research organization in the world.



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14 Responses to “Jobs after M.Sc Physics”

  1. 14

    I completed M.Sc physics with 69.04% in the year2010. How can i get job in BHEL,ONGC plz inform

  2. 13
    dibyaranjan mohapatra:

    What is the job of a scientist?

  3. 12
    shyam sunder paliwal:

    Please give me information about msc physics jobs only.

  4. 11

    i have comleted physics with 57.56 aggregate with b grade
    can i eligible to join govt.polytechnipue colleges?
    and also i want to join componies
    now in which compony i will have get a job
    pls any type of recruitments tell me .

  5. 10


    I have completed MSc in physics with first class . I’m interested to get job in a companies as BHEL,ONGC,BARC.
    Please tell how to get job in company which would be my suitable job opportunity.
    Please show me your guidence.

  6. 9
    Snehalata Rai:

    I am a graduate in phy + a GNIITian student…now preparing for govt. jobs…bt i need a master degree to add values to my self…m confused btw MBA and MSC.phy…??? plz help which will b gud for me in future…??

  7. 8

    I’m a plus two student having equal interest in doing both Bsc Physics and Btech Civil Eng. Which one will be the best option to choose considering factors such as job oppertunities, Salaries etc ?

  8. 7
    anuj singh:

    i have completed msc in phy in 2008 with 63.5%
    due to poverty i was forced to stop study
    now i m earning only with tution
    i think i m useles why m i alive i should die
    plz guide me
    i m now 29

  9. 6
    Kirankimar MC:

    I am completed MSc in physics with first class. Tel me what are the job opertunity in company side…with in karnataka ?????

  10. 5
    Jagdish malveeya:

    Hello sir,
    My name is jagdish malveeya, I am in final semister of msc,and soon going to complete my it,my agregate percentage will be about 55%. I am intrested to join company like adani power or ongc,or reliance,or any renewable energy plant…
    I am very good at practical knowledge of physics and electronics,

    My query is which would b my suitable job and how do I apply ,
    Please show me your guidance

  11. 4

    I am completed my Msc in physics. What are the job opportunities in medical field?

  12. 3

    I am completed my msc in physics. What are the job opportunity in medical field?

  13. 2
    Hariom yadav:

    I am msc physics with 20 years in teaching line experience.Can i get government job now

  14. 1
    l.jose solomon raj:

    Is there any other college offering msc medical physics without entrance exam