Over the last century, science and its technological manifestations have altered every aspect of how
we live, work and attempt to understand our world. Science and technology continue to shape our
societies with governments, cultures and individuals either pursuing them actively or using their
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"We seek to prepare students for a life of critical thought with the ability to question scientific ideas,
communicate them to the broader culture, pursue science and contribute to science education.
These principles have guided the design of Azim Premji University's Science specialization in the
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Majors offered will be Physics and Biology. Strong supporting courses in important areas of chemical
and mathematical sciences will be also offered to students. Laboratory and fieldwork are important
elements of the programme and not just an adjunct to the lectures.
Our programme will also provide educational resources so that students who are interested in science
but do not have a traditional science background can engage with science and become professional scientists.
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Graduating from the programme requires completion of 84 credits spread across the
Major (48 credits for standard pathway and 60 for the honours pathway) and
Common Curriculum courses (36 credits).
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