Queen's University Belfast
Research looks at: The dynamic universe; the asteroid and comet population in the solar system; planets orbiting other stars in our galaxy (exoplanets); observations of the solar surface these are underpinned by theoretical models such as astrochemistry models of star-forming discs and exoplanets, energy transport in the sun, stellar atmospheres, and atomic physics. Students have the opportunity to spend extensive periods at world-leading research centres such as the ESO and the NASA Goddard Space Flight Centre.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or an equivalent qualification; applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to have either obtained their degree in a majority English speaking country, or to have attained a suitable IELTS (score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each individual component) or TOEFL qualification.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|
Astrophysics Research Centre, School of Mathematics and Physics
028 9097 1245