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Physics

Physicists study matter, energy and the interactions between them. The universal principles of physics underlie all natural phenomena.

  • The Department is internationally renowned for its research
  • You will be taught by award-winning lecturers who enjoy engaging with our highly motivated and well-qualified students
  • We are consistently one of the top UK physics departments for graduate employment
  • The quality of the department’s teaching is consistently rated as outstanding in the National Student Survey
  • Our research ranked joint 13th for Physics in the UK (REF 2014)
  • We are one of the few physics departments selected by BP for their scholarship programme to recognise our highly talented undergraduates

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"The Physics degree programme develops both theoretical knowledge and practical ability and is flexible enough to allow you to explore your own interests."

– Anton Tcholakov

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