Applied Physics and Telecommunications

Chairperson :Dr Cloud Nyamhere
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About the Department

Department of Applied Physics & Telecommunications


The Department of Applied Physics & Telecommunications prepares students for academic and industrial careers at the forefront of engineering, science and technology. Teaching and research spans from  basic physics underlying most engineering  developments to cutting edge application fieldssuch wireless communications, optoelectronics,  semiconductor devices, nanotechnologies, energy conversion, and instrumentation. The thrust of the Department is to produce professional scientists, engineers and researchers who understand analysis complex problems and come up with creative and innovative solutions in any technical field.

The Department offers two unique degree programs, namely the Bsc(Hons) Applied Physics & Instrumentation, and the Bsc (Hons) in Telecommunications.