Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

Physics (Particle)

The course covers how the universe works. From the behaviour of fundamental particles to the movement of the stars and planets. Theory and experiment are vital to developing answers to questions about the universe and the fundamental nature of matter, energy, space and time.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree in physics or closely related discipline; in exceptional circumstances students may be admitted with a lower 2nd Class Honours degree. English language requirements: 6.5 IELTS score and the equivalent in the relevant TOEFL assessment.

Course modules

Modules include: Electromagnetic theory; relativistic waves and quantum fields; mathematical methods for theoretical physics; advanced quantum theory; statistical mechanics; advanced quantum field theory; research project; particle physics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 16,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mile End Tower Hamlets E1 4NS South East

Key information

School of Physics and Astronomy
Telephone number: 
020 7882 5051