Universities that perform well and have a competitive advantage have a very large role in nation-building. Through the function of transforming human resources, ICT (Information Communication Technology)-based science and technology and higher education social positions occupy a strategic position in changing society. Especially in this era of globalization, higher education will experience very fast and dynamic development as a consequence of the dynamics of opportunities and challenges that must be faced both on a local, national and international scale.

Therefore, universities, including the Department of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Brawijaya University must be able to answer the challenges of the future by carrying out their duties, functions and roles as well as possible. So that the efforts carried out in the next ten years are following the conditions and developments of the Physics Department in a participatory, transparent, accountable and accurate manner, it is necessary to prepare a 2010-2020 strategic plan as follows:  Physics Department Strategic Plan 2010-2020.