The Nanoscience course at the University of Strathclyde is mainly designed to equip you for a research-based career in industry but it can also serve as a way of progressing towards a PhD. This course will be of interest to physical science graduates looking to work in the field of nanoscience. It’s also suitable for those with an industrial background as a further training opportunity and a way of gaining insights into topics at the forefront of academic research.
Rated: Number 1 for Physics research in the UK (REF2014 GPA Scores, Times Higher Education)The final assessment will be based on your performance in exams, coursework, a research project and, if required, in an oral exam.
What kind of jobs do Strathclyde Physics graduates get?
To answer this question we contacted some of our Physics graduates from all courses to find out what jobs they have. They are working across the world in a number of different roles including:
- Medical Physicist
- Senior Engineer
- Systems Engineer
- Treasury Analyst
- Patent Attorney
- Software Engineer
- Spacecraft Project Manager
- Defence Scientist
- Procurement Manager
- Oscar winner
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Conversion Course
- Advanced Nanoscience 1: imaging & Microscopy
- Advanced Nanoscience 2: Solid State Nanoscience
- Advanced Nanoscience 3: Chemical & Biomedical Nanoscience.
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications
- PgDip - 120
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- Minimum second-class Honours degree, or international equivalent, in physics or a related subject, eg Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Material Science, Nanoscience, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Biology.
- Applicants from an engineering or life science discipline need to have had sufficient exposure to quantum mechanics and solid state physics, eg by semiconductor technology courses, or need to demonstrate that they can acquire the necessary background. Contact us about your circumstances and the possibility of conversion courses.
International21300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21300 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National8500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Rest of UK £8,500
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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