Either a First Class Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) or 2:1 Integrated Master's degree (e.g. MPhys) or Masters degree.
Months of entry
January, October, April
Durham has one of the largest departments of physics in the country. The department possesses excellent facilities for research in experimental and theoretical physics. The MSc by research provides the opportunity for potential transfer to PhD.
Condensed Matter Physics; Atomic and Molecular Physics; Astronomy and Astrophysics; Elementary Particle Theory.
Information for international students
English language requirements include an IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent with no element below 6.0.
Fees and funding
For UK/EU students: EPSRC/STFC studentships and industrial studentships; for EU/OS students: Marie Curie ITN studentships, Gemini studentships
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Department of Physics
- (0)191 334 3745