Taught course

Physics

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

  • BSc Physics (2:1 minimum) or
  • BSc Maths (2:1 minimum) or
  • BEng Engineering (2:1 minimum)

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc in Physics is a full-time degree which aims to provide comprehensive general, transferable and specialist skills training and hands-on experience. On the course, you will cover theoretical and experimental physics along with advanced areas of application. We encourage you to develop critical awareness of current research problems and new insights at the forefront of physics. We will also discuss the context of the modern physicist and safety, ethical, environmental and social issues in a working environment.

On completing the course, you should possess the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in academic research, physical science industrial practice, research and development, or in other highly-skilled numerate careers.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
physics-admissions@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 6457