Research course

Physics

Institution
Open University · Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Qualifications
PhD

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Entry requirements

The normal minimum entrance requirement is an upper second class honours degree or masters degree.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Research in physics within the School of Physical Sciences falls into the following main research themes:

  • cold atoms for quantum technology
  • computational molecular physics
  • laboratory astrophysics
  • molecular clusters
  • physics education
  • plasma physics
  • surface physics
  • theoretical condensed matter and biophysics.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    96 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School
Email
research-degrees-office@open.ac.uk