Master the logic, rigour and proof of mathematics alongside the universal principles of physics to prepare you for a wide range of careers.
Department of Physics
We offer courses and perform research in physics and astrophysics.
Physicists at the University of Bath have devised a new method to truly test the chirality of a material, eliminating the risk of false positives
Research and development of a new and potentially low-cost class of solar materials has been given €4 million in funding by the European Commission
Scientists have created a way to model interactions between light and twisted molecules, as they transition from left to right-handed versions, or vice versa.
Scientists have created a non-invasive, adhesive patch, which promises the measurement of glucose levels through the skin without a finger-prick blood test.
Dr Ventsislav Valev from the Department of Physics was awarded the 2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Public Engagement with Research.
Find out more about our research activities encompassing physics on the smallest nanoscales to the most energetic processes in the Universe.
Mathematics and Physics student Rebecca Lane found inspiration for the future while attending a STEM event during her placement.
Physics student Adam Stannard opted for a placement as an operational research analyst to gain new skills and insight into the business world.
Physics student Tim Jones on gaining experience in a research-engineering role and securing a graduate role with Dyson.