Undergraduate courses starting in 2018

Physicists search for the universal principles underlying natural phenomena.

Explore the Universe from the nanoscale to cosmological ranges. Learn about nano-engines and organic electronics, investigate graphene properties, study planets and galaxies and understand the structure and evolution of the Universe. You’ll gain analytical and critical thinking skills to prepare yourself for a wide range of careers, in science and connected fields.

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Student Beth Probert
“The course provides fantastic opportunities to explore new and exciting developments in physics and has given me a range of excellent placement opportunities.”
Beth Probert

BSc Physics with Astrophysics with placement year (2019)