A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in physics. Applications are also encouraged from students of other disciplines, for example mathematical physics, chemical physics or materials science.
Months of entry
January, October, April
- PhD in Physics
- MPhil in Physics
Our research lies at the forefront of fundamental physics – ranging from quantum information processing, quantum optics and cold atom physics through a programme of top-rated particle physics experiments to the theoretical understanding of space, time and matter.
You’ll be guided and supervised through your research project by experts in their fields. You’ll work in a department with a truly international character, with collaborations in Europe, North America, South East Asia and Australia.
Our research interests:
- Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
- Experimental Particle Physics
- Materials Physics
- Mathematical Physics
- Quantum Sensing and Ultracold Gases
- Sussex Centre for Quantum Technologies
- Theoretical Particle Physics
Information for international students
Please see link for information on international students' entry requirements: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/phd/apply/international-qualifications/overseas-qualifications
Fees and funding
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study and offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes of any UK university. For full details of our scholarships please visit: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/phd/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services