Cardiff University: Physics

InstitutionCardiff University View institution profile
Department School of Physics and Astronomy
Web https://www.cardiff.ac.uk
Email physics-admissions@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone +44 (0)29 2087 6457
Study type Taught

Summary

Our MSc in Physics is a full-time degree which aims to provide comprehensive general, transferable and specialist skills training and hands-on experience. On the course, you will cover theoretical and experimental physics along with advanced areas of application. We encourage you to develop critical awareness of current research problems and new insights at the forefront of physics. We will also discuss the context of the modern physicist and safety, ethical, environmental and social issues in a working environment.

On completing the course, you should possess the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in academic research, physical science industrial practice, research and development, or in other highly-skilled numerate careers.

Distinctive features:

The MSc programme is both research-lead and research-informed:

- Taught modules delivered by world-class researchers.

- Experimental and theoretical summer research projects based either at our excellent research facilities or in placement with one of our industrial partners.

- Innovative course design with dedicated teaching and learning support delivered by our specialist Teaching and Scholarship team.

- The option to tailor the course to your interests with our broad range of optional modules.

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Cardiff University is an ambitious, innovative and vibrant university, ranked in the top 150 universities in the world. We are the only Russell Group University in Wales and are incredibly proud of our diverse community, with over 31,000 students enrolled, representing more than 100 countries.

Academic life at Cardiff University is challenging and rewarding, with our students being taught by leading academics in over 200 taught Masters’, diplomas and certificates across the University. We also offer a selection of part-time study postgraduate courses and standalone modules in a number of subject areas.

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