The Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (CEBS) has a residential campus located within the Vidyanagari Campus of the University of Mumbai.
New Faculty building, Nalanda hosts state-of-the-art undergraduate teaching laboratories, experimental research facilities, library along with the administractive offices whereas most of the classroom teaching is conducted in the CEBS pre-fabricated structures located on the same campus.
The hostel building, Takshashila is equiped with canteen, modern Gymnasium-Yoga facility and offers internet connectivity through wi-fi.
Inter IISER Sports Meet (IISM)- 2019
Students of UM-DAE CEBS (total : 43) participated in inter-IISER sports meet (IISM-2019), organized by IISER, Pune during 9-15 December 2019. The CEBS students participated in cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, table tennis, badminton, chess and athletics. The CEBS team earned two silver medals in athletics (Shri M. Manush (4th year student) in 5 and 10 Km running race).
Inter IISER Culture Meet (IICM) – 2019
Students of UM-DAE CEBS (total : 25) participated in Inter IISER Culture Meet (IICM) – 2019, organized by IISER, Trivendrum during 20 - 22th December 2019. The CEBS students participated in music, dance, arts, quiz, debate, painting, photography and personality contests. The CEBS team earned the title of “Out of the Box Thinkers” and secured Second place in Mudra-Group Dance competition and Third places in Battle of the Bands and Vyaktitva (personality contest).
CEBS was set up by the Department of Atomic Energy and the University of Mumbai in 2007. CEBS offers a 5 year integrated MSc program in Basic Sciences, with undergraduate teaching embedded in a postgraduate and research environment, for students who have completed 10+2 schooling or its equivalent.