A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in physics or a related discipline.
All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.
Months of entry
We have established an enviable reputation for producing impactful work and sought-after graduates. Our group boasts the greatest breadth of expertise in the UK, which creates a research environment that allows for diversity, collaboration and a high level of understanding of the field as a whole.
Our experimental research includes studies to identify both the baryonic and non-baryonic constituents of the universe, the influence of nuclear reactions on stellar explosions, and the quark substructures of hadrons.
The main areas of our research include:
- photonuclear research
- exotic nuclei
- nuclear astrophysics
- silicon detector devices
- dark matter research
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to international student at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Graduate School Administrator
- +44 (0)131 651 7837