M.Sc. On Campus


University of Rhode Island

24 months
29774 USD/year
29774 USD/year
16322 USD/year
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The Physics program at the University of Rhode Island  invite you to join our community of scientists. Here you can build your foundation in physics, engage in innovative research, create an exciting career—and discover your own questions.


The M.S. Physics program at the University of Rhode Island offers considerable flexibility in course selection, including those from other disciplines, allowing you to create a highly individualized program of study.


  • Astrophysics
  • Biological Physics
  • Computational Physics
  • Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
  • Experimental Neutron Physics
  • Medical Physics, Physics Oncology and Nanotechnology
  • Statistical Physics
  • Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
  • Theoretical Low-temperature Physics

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Mathematical Methods of Physics 
  • Classical Dynamics
  • Statistical Physics 
  • Electromagnetism 
  • Experimental Methods In Condensed Matter Science
  • Experimental Methods In Condensed Matter Science
  • Quantum Mechanics 
  • Condensed Matter Physics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education in the United States or a foreign institution of acceptable standing
  • Adequate undergraduate preparation in the proposed major field or equivalent evidence of an appropriate background for undertaking an advanced degree program
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better in the undergraduate career that can be confirmed with official transcripts from the institution (some programs may require a higher or lower GPA).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29774 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29774 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29774 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29774 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16322 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16322 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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