Bachelor of Science in Physics atMIT , CambridgeDepartment of Physics

Course Commencement Date Sep , 2022 View all dates


4 years (Full Time)

Course Level

UG Degree

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  • An undergraduate degree in physics at MIT, with its emphasis on learning to solve problems, provides an excellent basis for graduate study in physics and related fields; it is also a great foundation for careers in industry, research, finance, management, law, medicine, or public policy
  • The Physics Department offers two tracks to the major, Flexible and Focus, each leading to a Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Students will study courses like vibrations and waves, Quantum Physics, Statistical Physics, Experimental Physics, Differential Equations and Classical Mechanics


  • University Rankings
    • #4

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #1

      - QS 2022

    • #5

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #2

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #2

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 43,12,017
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 12,17,246
Student Life FeeINR 28,586
Books & suppliesINR 65,251
Personal expensesINR 1,71,051
TotalINR 14,82,134

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 77.68


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 6ᵗʰ January 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must have passed 12th.
  • Following courses are recommended:
    • 4 years of English
    • Mathematics, at least to the level of calculus
    • Two or more years of history / social studies
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
  • While these courses are not required but studying them will increase the chance to get admission


Marks - 90/120

  • Recommended score: 100


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • University have suspended the usual SAT/ACT testing requirement for the 2021–22 application cycle as well due to the pandemic


Marks - 65/90

  • Recommended: 70


Marks - 7/9

  • Recommended score: 7.5

Conditional Offer


Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • MIT requires two letters of recommendation from teachers
  • One recommendation should be from a math or science teacher, and one should be from a humanities, social science, or language teacher, although this is not a hard requirement

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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