Taught course

Physics

Institution
University of Surrey · Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Chemistry, Electronic Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Physics, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. We'll also consider relevant work experience if you don't meet these requirements.

IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in each other element.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Physics is simply the study of nature. It aspires to give us answers to the questions that cry out for explanation. Our MSc in Physics allows you to explore and expand our understanding of the world, equipping you to address the challenges our society faces.

Our Department of Physics is home to inspirational research activity and excellent teaching. Our research spans the breadth of modern physics and is supported by advanced facilities.

We collaborate with a variety of partners across the academic, public and industry communities, including the National Physical Laboratory.

What you will study

Our MSc in Physics is a flexible course, allowing you to tailor your studies by selecting modules from a wide range of fundamental and applied physics topics. The application-focused modules are co-taught by practitioners in public service and industry to ensure students gain workplace-relevant insight.

An 11-week dissertation project will give you the opportunity to apply your new knowledge and skills to a project relevant to pioneering research. Many of these are undertaken in collaboration with leading industry partners.

Our MSc in Physics offers you the flexibility to tailor your studies according to your interests, building on the research strengths of our friendly Department and the supportive environment we provide for our students.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@surrey.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1483 682 222