Swansea is a research led University to which the department makes a significant contribution, meaning that postgraduate students will benefit from the knowledge and skills of internationally renowned academics. The 2 main research groups within the Department of Physics currently focus on the following areas of research: Atomic, molecular and quantum physics group: Fundamental atomic physics; condensed matter and material physics; analytical laser spectroscopy. Particle physics theory group: String theory, quantum gravity and the AdS/CFT correspondence; lattice gauge theories, QCD; supersymmetric field theory, perturbative gauge theory; field theory in curved spacetime; physics beyond the standard model.
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or a Master�s degree in physics or related subject. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or a Swansea University recognised equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 14,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 7,200 per Credit (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 7,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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