Dear colleagues,

The Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE-TIFR) is pleased to announce the 21st edition of the National Initiative on Undergraduate Science (NIUS) programme in Physics and Astronomy. NIUS is an extended nurture programme for undergraduate students. This year's programmes in Physics (18 to 29 June 2024) and Astronomy (2 to 12 July 2024) will be held at HBCSE, Mumbai, and are open to first year undergraduate students in Physics, Engineering, and related subjects in institutions across India. Students can apply for one or both programmes together by 26 March 2024. The full announcements can be found at:

Posters for the two programmes are attached.

Kindly spread the word and encourage first year UG students to apply.

With best regards,
Arnab Bhattacharya and Anwesh Mazumdar
NIUS (Physics) and NIUS (Astronomy), HBCSE