King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Theoretical Physics

This programme covers topics like string theory, quantum field theory, supersymmetry, general relativity, and conformal and integrable field theory. Students gain a coherent, comprehensive introduction to the building blocks of modern theoretical physics.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent, with mathematics; or physics as a main field of study.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by written examinations and one individual project.

Sponsorship information

The E T Davies scholarship may be awarded to 1 (or possibly shared by 2) outstanding applicants: the value of the scholarship is not fixed (varies between £1000 and the current home fee rate).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,040 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
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020 7848 7210