12 months
26500 GBP/year
4625 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Join one University of Nottingham's UK's leading Physics and astronomy schools. Our excellence in research is demonstrated by our top 3 ranking in the latest Research Excellence Framework (2014) for physics.


Key facts

University of Nottingham's conduct internationally leading research in a wide range of experimental and theoretical areas of Physics  and astronomy. Explore our research groups below to see what opportunities we can offer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Physics
  • Research Techniques in Astronomy
  • Semiconductor Physics
  • Light and Matter
  • Imaging and Image Processing
  • Quantum Dynamics
  • Modern Cosmology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • multiple start dates


180 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:2 physics or a masters in physics, mathematical physics or mathematics

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4625 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /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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