• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

Students in the Physics program offered by Colorado State University take part in active research, which gives them study opportunities at the forefront of physics.

Areas of Study

  • Atomic and optical physics
  • Condensed matter physics
  • High energy physics and particle astrophysics
  • Theoretical physics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physics of Everyday Phenomena
  • Physics of Everyday Phenomena Laboratory
  • General Physics
  • Physics for Scientists and Engineers
  • The Flying Circus of Physics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Fall – February or earlier. University fellowships typically have deadlines in February or March.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    58

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Application – you must apply and be accepted into a degree program.
  • Application fee – $60 (U.S. Citizen/Permanent resident), $70 (International) non-refundable application fee.
  • GRE/GMAT scores – contact the academic department to verify whether the GRE/GMAT is required. 
  • Official transcripts/credential & certified translations – official transcripts or mark sheets and any certificates, diplomas, or degrees from each college or university attended is required regardless of the length of attendance, including courses in progress. 
  • Letters of recommendation – there is no standardized format unless specified by the academic department.  
  • Additional departmental requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27596 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27596 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    12772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12772 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Fort Collins

  • 1210 - 1800 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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