The All Kerala Physics Talent Search Examination (TSE) is a statewide competitive examination conducted annually by APT,

Kerala, for the undergraduate Physics students to:

  • Enhance and explore student potential towards competitive skill based learning
  • Orient students to inculcate the right scientific attitude towards learning Science, in particular Physics
  • Motivate and orient students towards research and career avenues in Physics by providing opportunities to interact with academicians and scientists


The examination consists of two parts:

  1. Written Examination and
  2. Interview