You'll need one of the following:
- a Masters or an Integrated Masters Degree in physics
- a first or 2:1 UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, from a recognised educational establishment in physics
You will also need an IELTS score of 6.5 as proof of English proficiency, if English isn't your first language.
Months of entry
In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), our Department of Physics is rated the number one department in the UK. That's ahead of Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College.
You can study an MPhil or an MRes over the course of one year or a PhD over the course of three to four years.
You also have the option of an EngD over four or five years, depending on your research area.
MPhil, MRes & PhD
You can study either option in any of our four research groups:
Our EngD degree is specific to:
- Applied Photonics
- Optics & Photonics Technologies
For more information please see the course page.
Information for international students
You will need an IELTS score of 6.5 as proof of English proficiency, if English isn't your first language.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- 0141 548 3362