2:1 in a BSc Physics degree. Alternatively, a 2:1 in a degree subject related to Physics will be considered on a case by case basis.
Months of entry
The MSc programme provides experience of research in rapidly developing areas of Physics and related disciplines. Provides experience of the planning, administration, execution and dissemination of research, and equips students with the background knowledge and transferable and generic skills required to become an effective researcher.
The programme consists of taught components combining specialised taught material in current areas of Physics and related disciplines, general research techniques, transferable skills and specialised research techniques together with a major research project. The project starts in January carrying through to the end of the programme. Experts in the chosen field will act as project supervisors.
The programme is run by the Department of Physics with some modules provided by the Department of Mathematics, the Randall Division of Cell and Molecular Biophysics and other University of London Colleges.
Topics include: nanotechnology, biophysics, photonics, cosmology and particle physics.
Information for international students
For those students whose first language is not English, please view our English Language requirements: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/apply/lang.html
Fees and fundingSelf funded.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
- +44 (0) 20 7848 2574 / 7210
- +44 (0) 20 7848 7200