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Physics, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

Members of the department are engaged in experimental and theoretical research in such fields as  light propagation,  localization and emission in photonic  periodic, quasiperiodic and disordered materials, including random lasers; , optical microresonators and their applications  in sensing, optical logic elements, and new types of lasers,  optics and magneto-optics of semiconductor nanostructures such as quantum dots, quantum wires and quantum wells;  photonic nanostructures for biosensing and solar cell applications;  application of methods of condensed matter physics to biophysical problems,  and nanoelectromechanical systems.

Programme Structure

The traditional master’s-level program covers a full spectrum of courses in theoretical and experimental physics and is designed to serve students interested in teaching physics at the high school level, those who intend to fill gaps in their undergraduate education before applying to a doctoral program in physics as well as students interested in other career opportunities such as technical writing, finance, patent law, etc. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Candidate must have a minimum of 16 credits in physics beyond the introductory college course and six credits in mathematics beyond elementary calculus.
  • Letters of recommendation must be written by individuals who are qualified to attest to the applicant’s character and capacity to do graduate work in physics.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    805 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 805 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    805 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 805 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 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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