Taught course

Theoretical Physics

Institution
King's College London · Department of Mathematics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:1 or first class UK honours degree or equivalent, with mathematics or physics as a main field of study. 2:2 in exceptional circumstances.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme covers topics like string theory, quantum field theory, supersymmetry, general relativity, and conformal and integrable field theory. Students gain a coherent, comprehensive introduction to the building blocks of modern theoretical physics. Students study at least eight taught modules and develop individual projects in areas of current research. The programme ideally prepares students for active research.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

The College also has scholarships and bursaries available - see the funding database.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
nms-pgadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 7210
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200