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About

This Quantum Technology degree offered at University of Sussex is for you if you’re interested in the wonders of quantum physics and have a desire to exploit its full potential.

Overview

Our quantum physics research seeks to transform the way we live and work. Exploration of quantum phenomena has recently led to extraordinary applications of quantum entanglement.

You’ll benefit from the expertise in the Sussex Centre for Quantum Technologies Work in our seven research groups lies at the forefront of realising next-generation quantum technologies with powerful real-world applications. We cover:

  • ion-trap quantum processors
  • ion-photon interfaces for the projected quantum internet
  • quantum simulators
  • superconducting quantum circuits
  • devices for quantum-enhanced metrology
  • photonic devices for quantum systems.

Careers

This Quantum Technology course at University of Sussex may be attractive to you if you aim to:

  • go on to doctoral study (theory or experiment)
  • work in a high-technology company exploiting cutting-edge technologies related to our research (this could involve development of quantum information technology, high-precision measurements and quantum metrology, and photonics/optical communications)
  • work in business/data analysis, research, computer programming, software development, or teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Chemistry
  • Data Analysis Techniques
  • Further Quantum Mechanics
  • Programming in C++
  • Programming through Python
  • Quantum Field Theory 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.
  • Subject-specific requirements: Your qualification should be in a physics-, engineering- or mathematics-based subject and include a basic background in some of the key areas such as quantum mechanics, quantum electronics, quantum optics, photonics or other related modern physics fields. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22975 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11275 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11275 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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