Start Dates: 1 October, 1 December, 1 April, 1 July
Months of entry
The department consists of approximately 25 academic, research and technical staff and 20 research students, and provides an academically stimulating and supportive environment.
Our research is focused on condensed matter and quantum physics. Experimental facilities include pulsed laser deposition, atomic force microscopy, Raman scattering and X-Ray diffraction. The departmental Observatory has a 16-inch equatorially-mounted Meade telescope and other astronomical equipment.
Applicants should give an indication of their general research field of interest, but are advised not to provide a detailed research proposal. If you have already made contact with a potential supervisor, please give details.
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics; Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics; Surface Science; Quantum Information and Computing; Cosmology; Materials Physics and Applications; Nanoscience; Superconductors; Molecular Electronics.
Information for international students
UK-equivalent degree plus English language qualification required minimum of IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600/250. The University and Department provide a welcoming international atmosphere.
Fees and funding
EPSRC, University, ORS and European.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Research Office
- +44 (0) 1509 228292