Swansea University

Swansea University

Nanotechnology (Physics)

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.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours 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
MSc (Res) Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time £ 14,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time £ 7,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

Key information

College of Science Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 295720