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Physics and Applied Physics

Virginia Commonwealth University

12 months
Duration
25956 USD/year
25956 USD/year
12618 USD/year
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About

The Department of Physics teaches graduate students advanced concepts, applications and skills that reach to the frontiers of current research in physics. The Physics and Applied Physics program at Virginia Commonwealth University offers traditional core physics courses and a variety of specialized electives emphasizing the department’s strengths in theoretical and experimental physics. 

Overview

Research interests include theoretical and experimental condensed matter physics, general relativity and cosmology.

Student learning outcomes

  • Students of the Physics and Applied Physics program at Virginia Commonwealth University will achieve a broad knowledge of the principles of physics.
  • Students will demonstrate analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Students will demonstrate mastery of a topic at the frontier of physics research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nanoscale Physics
  • Experimental Techniques in Nanoscience I
  • Theoretical Mechanics
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Solid State Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25956 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25956 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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