Taught course

Theoretical Physics

King's College London · Department of Mathematics

Entry requirements

Bachelors degree with 2:1 honours in Maths. Alternatively, a 2:1 in a degree subject related to Maths will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

The Theoretical Physics MSc is an intensive, research-led course in which you will examine basic topics in theoretical and mathematical physics such as general relativity and quantum field theory, before exploring advanced topics such as string theory, supersymmetry and integrable quantum field theory. You will be exposed to a wide range of research techniques and have the opportunity to conduct and write up your own project.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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