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Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc (Hons)




What will I learn?

Our Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc course will give you an understanding of fundamental aspects of physics, astrophysics and cosmology covering areas such as special and general relativity, quantum mechanics, fields and waves, the physics of planets, stars, galaxies and the universe. Approximately one quarter of the course is astrophysics and cosmology related. You’ll carry out extensive astrophysics or cosmology related project work in your third year to gain an insight into the skills and conduct of scientific research. You’ll be taught by internationally renowned academics who have links to the Large Hadron Collider at CERN and the LIGO gravitational wave observatoryKey benefits- Award winning: six former staff and students in the Physics department are Nobel Prize winners.- Research lies at the heart of our department, so you’ll be taught by internationally renowned scientists.- Study the skies using King’s own rooftop observatory and telescope.- You’ll have access to our newly refurbished laboratory facilities, located in the heart of London. Please see our online prospectus for further details on this programme: https://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/physics-with-astrophysics-and-cosmology-bsc

Which department am I in?


Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

25 September 2023


Main Site



City Of Westminster,

WC2R 2LS, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students with US high school qualifications meet two requirements, in addition to satisfying any specific subject requirements: must study three subjects in-depth, including any subjects as ‘compulsory’ for your course. Students need to have three subjects at Advanced Placement, or three subjects at SAT- S (or a combination of any three different subjects); In addition, all students must achieve strong scores in either the SAT-R or ACT. Students who have completed the optional Essay in the SAT-R after March 2016, though we do not require students to have taken it.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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