Entry requirements

First or upper second class honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject.Two references are also required.

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

Our research has a high international profile, in keeping with the University's position as a leading research institution in the UK. It covers a wide spectrum of activities, from fundamental physics to technological applications.

Our activities are organised into the following research groups and University Research Centres:

Postgraduate students are offered a variety of practical training courses and are encouraged to attend international scientific meetings.

The Department houses world-leading equipment, including our Material and Chemical Characterisation Facility (MC²).

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Fees and funding

Find out more about funding opportunities at the University of Bath.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    24-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36-72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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