Explore all you need to know about Astronomy and Astrophysics degrees (Graduates and Post Graduate), from admission Criteria to Courses/Degrees available to Best colleges offering Astronomy and Astrophysics Programs. Know about all career Options after 12th with detail on courses after 12th class and admission criteria and top colleges.
Astronomy is a combination of physics, chemistry and mathematical principles/rules. Astrophysics can be called its offshoot. It deals with detailed study of the physical, chemical and dynamic properties of celestial objects. It also deals with the phenomena over and above Earth's atmosphere. There is associated study of calculations of orbits, gravitational forces, satellites, meteors, galaxies, comets, stars, planetary objects, planets, satellites etc. In Astrophysics, we explore and ensure properties/nature of the astronomical objects with the help of laws of physics and chemistry. There is also the field of Cosmology which studies the origin and evolution of the universe.
Know the eligibility criteria for Astronomy and Astrophysics courses in India
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