What will I learn?

Physics is the most fundamental of all sciences. It observes and explores the physical laws and principles that govern the nature of the universe. Physics research underpins many technological advances, from cancer treatments to electronic devices. It is a stimulating and inspiring discipline.On this course, you’ll develop a thorough knowledge of core physics, from thermodynamics to quantum physics. You’ll also have several chances to get involved in real research, exploring more advanced topics that relate to our research strengths – from astrophysics to nanoscale and biophysics.**Course highlights**- Our courses are shaped by our world-leading research in areas such as soft matter physics, astrophysics, molecular physics and theoretical physics.- For your final year project, you’ll work as part of an internationally recognised research team and get involved in real research.- During your project work you will access specialist facilities and laboratories.- You will have the opportunity to apply for a funded summer research placement at the end of year two, which will provide eight weeks’ paid employment actively pursuing research in physics.

Which department am I in?

School of Physics and Astronomy

Study options

Full time with time abroad (4 Years)

Tuition fees
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Start date

28 September 2022

Venue

Main Site

Woodhouse Lane,

Leeds,

LS2 9JT, England

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

28 September 2022

Venue

Main Site

Woodhouse Lane,

Leeds,

LS2 9JT, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

AAA including two from Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Geography or Environmental Studies (not both), Mathematics, and Physics.Where an A-Level Science subject is taken, we require a pass in the practical science element, alongside the achievement of the A-Level at the stated grade. Excludes A-Level General Studies or Critical Thinking

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

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About University of Leeds

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  • Diverse campus with over 12,000 international students