To make a career in astrophysics, first of all, you have to make good command of physics, chemistry, and mathematics. Astrophysics is a branch of space science, which studies the nature of universal objects with the help of the laws of physics and chemistry. That is, in astrophysics, the birth, life, and death of the sun, moons, stars, planets, and galaxies are studied.
Important facts to make a career in Astronomy are -
If you want to step into the mysterious and exciting world of space, then you can take the course of Astronomy. Even after passing graduation in Physics or Mathematics, you can take admission in the course of theoretical astronomy.
For admission in Instrumentation/Experimental Astronomy, you must have a BE (Bachelor of Electronics/Electrical) degree.
In the future, if you want to take admission in Ph.D. courses (Physics, Theoretical and Observational Astronomy, Atmospheric and Space Science, etc.), then you have to appear for Joint Entrance Screening Test-JEST and for this exam you have to have a Master's degree in Physics or Then it is necessary to have a bachelor's degree in engineering.
Some of the best colleges in the country from where you can get the details of the course -1. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
2. Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore
3. Birla Planetarium, Kolkata
4. Osmania University, Hyderabad
5. JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad
6. Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani
7. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada and Panjab University, Aurangabad