University of Bath

University of Bath

Physics

Research covers a wide spectrum of activities, from fundamental physics to technological applications. Activities are organised into 4 research groups and University research centres: centre for photonics and photonic materials; nanoscience group; condensed matter theory group; centre for space, atmospheric and oceanic science. Postgraduate students are offered a variety of practical training courses and are encouraged to attend international scientific meetings.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate subject; IELTS 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in each of the 4 components). 2 references are also required.

Assessment methods

The confirmation of PhD status is subject to students passing an assessment process, which normally involves submission of written work and an oral examination. The final stage of the PhD degree is the oral or viva voce examination, in which students are required to defend the thesis to expert examiners.

Sponsorship information

EPSRC; PPARC; Government laboratories; Overseas Research Students Awards Scheme; university studentships.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 18,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 9,250 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 18,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,400 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 9,250 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
The Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies Warminster BA12 8PY South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Science Graduate School
Telephone number: 
01225 383410