University of Glasgow
This course gives students an understanding of the principles and methods of modern astrophysics at a level appropriate for a professional physicist.
A 2.1 Honours degree in Physics or a related subject. International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.
Advanced data analysis; general relativity and gravitation (alternate years, starting 2014�15); plasma theory and diagnostics (alternate years, starting 2015�16); problem-solving workshop; pulsars and supernovae (alternate years, starting 2014�15); research skills; statistical astronomy (alternate years, starting 2015�16); extended project.; optional courses include; advanced astrophysics laboratory; advanced electromagnetic theory; applied optics; circumstellar matter (alternate years, starting 2015-16); cosmology (alternate years, starting 2014�15); dynamics, electrodynamics and relativity; exploring planetary systems (alternate years, starting 2014-15); galaxies (alternate years, starting 2015-16); gravitational wave detection; instruments for optical and radio astronomy (alternate years, starting 2014-15); statistical mechanics; stellar astrophysics (alternate years, starting 2015�16).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
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