SERB SCHOOL ON OBSERVATIONAL ASTRONOMY will be held in Tezpur University from 25 October to 14 November 2017.

About Us

Tezpur University is located about 200 km from Guwahati in a picturesque setting with the mighty Brahmputra flowing nearby. The university boasts of high academic standards and is a seat of higher learning in Northeast. The department of Physics offers several programs leading to Masters degree in Physics, and Nano-Science. In addition, research is conducted in soft matter physics, nano-materials for microwaves and imaging applications, plasmonics, optical sensing and host of other current topics both in theoretical and experimental physics. The purpose of the international conference is to showcase our researches, interact with experts to open new research areas, expose the students to current status in the light-based technologies and experience the inter and intra-cultural experiences.

The city of Tezpur is located at the bank of river Brahmputra. It is the cultural city of Assam and has quite a few scenic spots to visit like Agnigarh, Chitralekha park, Mahabhairab Temple. For those with interest and taste for wildlife, there are famous sanctuaries like Kaziranga park and Nameri National park. These parks have amazing varieties of plants and wildlife.

  • Famous One horned Rhino's of Kaziranga National Park, Assam
  • Wild Life at Kaziranga National Park, Assam
  • Kalia Bhomora Setu over the mighty river Brahmaputra, Assam
  • Chitralekha Uddan, Assam
  • © Developed by Ritupan Sarmah (, Physics Department, Tezpur University